School Break Drop In Days

The Long Island Museum 1200 Route 25A, Stony Brook, NY

Thursday & Friday, February 23 & 24, 2023   12-5:00 p.m. Free admission for students both days! Looking to add some art and history exploration to the winter break? Families are invited to visit the newly reopened exhibitions and engage in self-guided activities throughout the various buildings and galleries.

Taking Liberties: Street Fights and Streetcars in Jim Crow New York

The Long Island Museum 1200 Route 25A, Stony Brook, NY

Taking Liberties: Street Fights and Streetcars in Jim Crow New York Why were streetcars the focus of such frequent and fraught attempts to police the color line in the Jim Crow North and why were Black women the drivers of this extraordinary campaign for civil rights? Dr. Richard Bell, Professor of History at University of […]

Humanities New York’s Reading and Discussion Program: James Baldwin’s America

The Long Island Museum 1200 Route 25A, Stony Brook, NY

Humanities New York’s Reading and Discussion Program - James Baldwin’s America Monday, March 20th, April 3rd, April 17th and May 1st - 6-7:30 p.m. In HNY’s Reading & Discussion Programs, participants read a series of thematically linked texts over the course of several sessions. At each session, participants come together with others in their community […]