Black History Month Events in NYC 2016

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Black History Month Celebrations in New York City 2016
Below, find 17 ways to honor Black History Month in NYC including Jazz, Museums, Walking Tours and more!

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17 WAYS TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH IN NYC 2016

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Exhibition – America: The Legacy of African American Public Service  through February 26, 2016  9am-5pm
Central Park Arsenal, 830 Fifth Ave and 65th St
http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/02/02/exhibition-america-the-legacy-of-african-american-public-service

Celebrate Black History Month with 90 Years of Louis Armstrong’s Hot Five Exhibit  February 1-29, 2016
Louis Armstrong House Museum, 34-56 107th St, Corona, Queens
https://www.louisarmstronghouse.org/news/article.php?Celebrate-Black-History-Month-with-90-Years-of-Armstrong-s-Hot-Five-167

Black History Month Celebrations at B.B King Blues Club
*The Music of Gladys Knight & Phyllis Hyman February 10, 2016  7:30pm and 9:30pm
*Genius: The Music of Ray Charles  February 18, 2016  7:30pm and 9:30pm
*The Music of  The Supremes & Dreamgirls The Musical  February 24, 2016   7:30pm and 9:30pm
B.B King Blues Club, 237 W 42nd St between 7th and 8th Ave
http://www.bbkingblues.com/calendar.php

National Jazz Museum re-opens to the public on February 1, 2016
*Jazz and Hip-Hop  February 4, 2016  7pm
*Jazz is African  February 9, 2016  7pm
58 W 129th St between Fifth and Lenox Avd
http://jazzmuseuminharlem.org/

Black History Month Events at Schomburg Center NYPL
*First Friday: Black Love Edition  February 5, 2016  6pm
*Black Life Matters Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 2016 Edition   February 6, 2016  12pm-5pm
*Theater Talks: The Color Purple  February 8, 2016  7pm
*Theater Talks: Hughie with Forrest Whitaker  February 22, 2016  7pm
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Blvd
http://www.nypl.org/events/calendar?location=64

First Saturday at Brooklyn Museum: Radical Black History  February 6, 2016 5pm-11pm
200 Eastern Parkway
https://www.brooklynmuseum.org/visit/first_saturdays

The Free Black Women’s Library celebrating books written by Black Women   February 7, 2016  12pm-5pm
Studio Museum Harlem, 144 West 125th St between Malcolm X Blvd and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr Blvd
http://www.studiomuseum.org/event-calendar/event/studio-salon-2016-02-07

Apollo Theatre Open House Weekend
*Screening: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution  February 7, 2016  2pm
253 W 125th St between Frederick Douglass Blvd and Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd
https://www.apollotheater.org/event/open-house-weekend-2016-02-07/

*DISCOUNT* Black Angels Over Tuskegee: A Story of Courage and Patriotism  February 11, 2016-April 14, 2016
St. Luke’s Theatre, 308 W. 46th St between 8th and 9th Ave
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Celebrating Black History Month: Multiple Programs at Hostos Community College
500 Grand Concourse, Bronx
http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/Events

Celebrate Black History Month—George Washington Carver Workshop  February 16, 2016  1pm-2:30pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main St, Flushing
http://www.queensbotanical.org/programs/events

Carnegie Neighborhood Concert: Sarah Elizabeth Charles “Somewhere Project” February 24, 2016  7:30pm
Harlem Stage Gatehouse, 150 Convent Ave at 135th St
http://harlemstage.org/carnegie-neighborhood-concert-seriessarah-elizabeth-charles-somewhere-project224/

Black History Month Trolley Tour at Green-Wood Cemetery  February 27, 2016  1pm-3pm
500 25th St, Brooklyn
http://www.green-wood.com/event/black-history-month/

Harlem Chamber Players Black History Month Celebration   February 27, 2016  4pm
St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 521 West 126th St off Amsterdam Ave
http://www.harlemchamberplayers.org/postcards_html/2015-2016_concert_announcements/black_history_month_celebration_2-27-2016.html

*FREE* Tours by Foot Harlem Walking Tour
http://www.freetoursbyfoot.com/new-york-tours/tour-calendar

*DISCOUNT* Harlem Afternoon Jazz Tours
Starts at 2360 Frederick Douglass Blvd
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*DISCOUNT* Harlem Renaissance Walking Tour with Lunch Tickets
Starts at 2360 Frederick Douglass Blvd
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