New research has enriched our knowledge of African American history on Long Island. Jennifer Anderson, Associate Professor at Stony Brook University, will talk about the significant regional contributions of African Americans from the colonial period to the 19th century, including the transition from slavery to freedom and the development of vibrant free black communities.
Registration for Babylon patrons begins online, by phone, or at the Circulation Desk Thursday, January 17. Out of district residents may begin to register Thursday, January 31. A valid library card is required for registration. One person per library card.