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Hempstead hosts event to celebrate African Americans' achievements

Dozens of families gathered at Kennedy Memorial Park to commemorate Black History Month.

News 12 Staff

Feb 9, 2024, 3:53 AM

Updated 129 days ago

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An event honoring the achievements of African Americans was held in Hempstead Thursday.
Dozens of families gathered at Kennedy Memorial Park to commemorate Black History Month.
African American poets, writers and artists throughout history were celebrated.
Several awards were also given out to those who have made a difference in the community.


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