July 23, 2009 RSS feed / Events & Bulletin

West Islip Civic Association continues to address development in hamlet and other concerns

Development was clearly on the minds of of the West Islip Association's (WIA) members and it became a major topic at a recent board meeting. More...

Babylon Tuna Club tournament set for Thurs., Fri., Sat. and Sun.

The Babylon Tuna Club's 53rd annual tournament, takes place July 23 to 26. Thepublic is invited to attend the following events at the municipal dock in Babylon Village. On July 23, 6 p.m. More...

Lindenhurst students sponsor prom for local senior citizens

Lindenhurst High School's National Honor Society and the Student Council sponsored a prom for Lindenhurst's senior citizens from the Rainbow Center. More...

West Islips Vocal Motion tours Hollywood

West Islip High School's premier vocal performing ensemble, Vocal Motion, recently returned from a highly successful concert tour of Southern California. More...

Constantino Brumidi Lodge to sponsor Vegas night

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring a Friday Vegas night, Fri., July 24. Thedoors open at 7 p.m. Food and drink will be available. For information, call 631-586-3928. More...

Temple Sinai to host 100-Family Garage Sale

Temple Sinai, 270 Clocks Blvd., Massapequa (south of Merrick Road) will be having its 100-family garage sale, Sun., Aug. 2, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., from 2 to 4 p.m. There is a $6 per bag sale. More...

BaCCA holds annual Pow Wow August 8th and 9th

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BaCCA) and the Town of Babylon announce that the 29th Annual Paumanauke Pow Wow to be held at Babylon Town Hall, 200 East Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst. The event will be held rain or shine, Sat., Aug. More...

Were you born at South Side Hospital?

Were born at South Side Hospital, Bay Shore, between 1956 and 1968. The Bay Shore Historical Society may have the negative of your first photo. More...

American Legion Post 94 to host Luau Aug. 15

American Legion Post 94, 22 Grove Pl., Babylon will be holding a Luau, Sat., Aug. 15, 8 p.m. to midnight. Thecost is $25 per person and includes dinner, dessert and full bar with drink specials along with a DJ. More...

Vacation Bible School at the West Islip Church of Christ

Vacation Bible School at the West Islip Church of Christ, 600 Montauk Highway, West Islip, will be held Aug. 13 and 14, 1 to 4 p.m. and Aug. 15, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

Dahlia Society to hold Dahlia Basic class

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a dahlia basic class about exhibition dahlias on Thurs., Aug. 20, 7 p.m. in the Carriage House at Bayard Cutting Arboretum on Montauk Highway, East Islip. All are welcome and the admission is free. More...

Babylon High School Class of 1954 class reunion

TheClass of 1954 of Babylon High School is holding a 55th class reunion, Thurs., Sept. 10 at the Venetian Yacht Club in Babylon. Classmates from other classes are also welcome. More...

N. Babylon Community Youth Services to hold car wash

The North Babylon Community Youth Services will be having a car wash fundraiser to benefit the summer drama production of Thoroughly Modern Millie, Jr. The car wash will take place Fri., July 31 and Fri., Aug. 7 from 3 to 6 p.m. More...

Suffolk County Parks offer fun for everyone; Leg. D'Amaro encourages 'Day-Cations'

With more than 48,000 acres of parkland just waiting to be discovered, and many facilities now offering expanded access and services for disabled persons, S.C. Leg. More...

Buck Starts Here to end domestic violence

The Suffolk County Coalition Against Domestic Violence (SCCADV) has launched its new fund-raising campaign, the Buck Starts Here to end domestic violence. Domestic violence is a crime that affects each and every member of society. More...

Craft vendors needed for Oktoberfest

Craft vendors are needed for an Oktoberfest to be held on Sat., Sept. 19 at Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center, 111 Beach Dr., West Islip. For information, call 631- 587-1600, extension 8357/8322. More...

Babylon Post Office announces new retail service hours

Beginning Monday, July 27, 2009, the Babylon Post Office,110 Cooper St. will offer retail service hours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday. More...

Lindenhurst Historical Society to host Association of Suffolk County Historical Societies quarterly meeting Aug. 1

The Lindenhurst Historical Society will be host to the Association of Suffolk County Historical Societies for their quarterly meeting Sat. Aug. 1. The program will include continental breakfast at the Rainbow Center, 35th St. More...

Westminster Presbyterian Church annual Fall craft fair

Westminster United Presbyterian Church will hold its annual fall craft fair, Sat., Sept. 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Therain date is Sat., Oct. 3. Thefair will be held at the Church at 109 Udall Rd., West Islip. For information, call 631-661-6740. More...

BBS looking for books for annual Country Fair

If anyone has any books that they wish to donate to the Babylon Beautification Society for the Country Fair, please contact Pat Farrell at 631-666-5447 or email Carol Krollage @ ckrollage@yahoo.com. The fair will be held Sun., Sept. More...

Trolley tour of Babylon Village set for Saturday, July 25

Take the trolley and experience all the best secrets that Babylon Village has to offer. More...

THE BEACON'S CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, July 25 •Bariatric Surgery Support Group: 9-10:30 a.m., Good Samaritan Hospital, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip. For info., 376-4444. More...

Sumpwams Garden Club's annual plant auction

The Sumpwams Garden Club held its annual plant auction Thurs., June 10 at the home of Jeanne Zeller in Babylon Village. Zeller was both hostess and auctioneer. Club members contributed a wide variety of perennials and annuals. More...

S.C. Treasurer presents PAWS Awards

Parents Advancing West Islip Students (PAWS) honored Ken Hartill with the Education Award and posthumously awarded Cindy Galasso with the Community Award. Danny Galasso, Cindy's husband, and their sons were there to accept on her behalf. More...

Suffolk County Sheriff presents 2009 criminal justice scholarships

On Thurs., June 11, Suffolk County Sheriff Vincent DeMarco joined with the New York State Sheriffs' Association Institute in honoring two local students who show promise as future criminal justice leaders. More...

Music Socials to purchase music show tickets

Music Socials, a cultural group for ages 35 to 55, for nonrock musicians, karaoke singers, ballroom/country dancers is getting tickets at Westbury Music Fair for the Air Supply show to be held Thurs., July 27. More...

National Kidney Registry fund-raiser set for July 29

The first annual cocktail party reception for the benefit of the National Kidney Registry will be held at Chateau La Mer, 845 South Wellwood Ave,, Lindenhurst, on July 29, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are available at $65 per person. More...

West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition to hold annual Clam Shucking Contest August 11

West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition presents its 15th annual Clam Shucking Contest. The event will take place on Tues., Aug. 11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. hosted by the new Surf 's Out Restaurant, Kismet ,Fire Island. Admission is free. More...

American Legion Post 94 to host Fifties dance

American Legion Post 94, 22 Grove Pl., Babylon will be holding a Fifties dance, Sat., Sept. 2 6 , 8 p.m. t o midnight. Thecost is $25 per person and includes dinner, dessert and full bar along with a DJ. More...

Blue Jays Baseball Club annual three-game Summer Tournaments for teens

The Blue Jays Baseball Club, located in Islip Terrace, will be holding its seventh annual three-game summer tournaments near Cooperstown for summer teams ages, 13, 14U, 15, 16U, and 18U. Night games are available. More...

Good Samaritan hosts Autistic Fair Aug. 15

An autistic fair, with lectures and information tables for parents and children, will be held Sat., Aug. 15, 10 a.m. to noon in the Guild Conference Center, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip. More...

Islip Art Museum presents Projects 2009

TheIslip Art Museum will present Projects 2009, an exhibition of installations created by artists for the Carriage House. More...

Ascension Lutheran Church to host "Self Esteem in Relationships" support group

Women from Deer Park and the surrounding communities are invited to attend a peer support group entitled Self Esteem in Relationships, sponsored by the Women's Ministry at Ascension Lutheran Church, 33 Bay Shore Rd., Deer Park. More...

North Amityville Fire Company to host annual Golf Classic Sept. 14

The North Amityville Fire Company will be hosting its second annual golf classic, Mon., Sept. 14 at Bergen Point Golf Course, 69 Bergen Ave., West Babylon. Registration begins 7 a.m., a continental breakfast and shot-gun start will begin at 8 a.m. More...

Vendors needed for Prince of Peace Fair

Vendors are wanted for the annual fall fair sponsored by Prince of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 800 Candlewood Rd., Brentwood, will be held Sat. Sept. 12. The rain date is Sat., Sept. 19. For information, call 631-277- 2417. More...

Babylon Tuna Tournament this weekend

The Babylon Tuna Club's annual Invitational Fishing Tournament attracts top competitors, draws the community to the municipal dock in Babylon Village for entertainment and great deals on the catch of the day, and raises funds for charitable organiz More...

Fire Island Trek set for September

The traditional Fire Island Trek is scheduled for Wed. through Fri., Sept,9 to 11 and coincides with the park's 45th anniversary. More...

Tag Sale set for August 1 and 2

A tag sale will be held Sat., Aug. 1 and Sun., Aug. 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 209 Little East Neck Rd., West Babylon with all proceeds going to Women of Substance Domestic Violence and Child Abuse. More...

Historical & Preservation Society

The Village of Babylon Historical and Preservation Society Museum will be open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 2 to 4 p.m. Themuseum is located at 117 W. Main Street in Babylon Village. More...

Islip Supervisor announces performance by 42nd Infantry Division Band

Islip Town Supervisor Phil Nolan invites residents to enjoy the concert band sounds of 40 talented musicians when the 42nd Infantry Division Band performs at the Bay Shore Marina on Sat., July 25, 2 p.m. More...

Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society meets every Thursday and Friday

Visit the Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society's Little Red Wagon, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., every Thursday and Friday during July and August on the front patio of the Fire Island Lighthouse Keeper's Quarters. More...













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