Leisure Activities/Recreation

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Programs that provide access to a variety of pursuits for people who want to make constructive and satisfying use of their free time. Included are programs that provide facilities, equipment, supplies, coaching and/or instruction that allow individuals to participate in or enjoy the recreational, artistic, cultural or volunteer activities of their choice.

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ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory, Literacy Center and Live Librarian. Offers Defensive Driving, Blood Pressure Screening and a wide range of programs which may include Yoga, arts and crafts, computer instruction, book discussions, performances and bus trips.SuffolkADULT SERVICESAMITYVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory and Live Librarian. Programs and services include E-books, Defensive Driving, and arts and crafts.NassauADULT SERVICESBAYVILLE FREE LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory. Programs and services include, but are not limited to: English as a Second Language, GED, Book Discussions, Computer Classes, Yoga, Tai Chi, Blood Pressure/Hypertension Screening, game clubs, cooking, AARP Defensive Driving, arts/crafts, travel, concerts.SuffolkADULT SERVICESCOPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory, Books by Mail, Genealogical Research Assistance, and Wireless Internet. Programs offered may include computer workshops and book club.SuffolkADULT SERVICESEAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, and Reader's Advisory . Offers Blood Pressure Screening, Defensive Driving and a wide range of programs which may include Bridge Club, Hatha Yoga, book discussions, reading clubs, performances and films, computer instruction and travel information.SuffolkADULT SERVICESEAST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Reader's Advisory. Offers a wide range of programs including arts and crafts, book discussions, Knitting Guild, ESL Classes, computer classes, performances and films. Special programs offered on select Sundays. Call for further information.NassauADULT SERVICESFRANKLIN SQUARE PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory and Ask A Librarian. Offers Defensive Driving, Blood Pressure Screening and programs which may include computer instruction, arts and crafts, and book discussions.NassauADULT SERVICESHILLSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory, Literacy Center, The Foundation Center, online databases, and digital collections. Offers Defensive Driving and a wide range of programs which may include computer instruction, book discussions, performances and films, cooking, and fitness instruction.SuffolkADULT SERVICESHUNTINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory, Defensive Driving, Senior Advocate, and a wide range of programs which may include arts and crafts, performances and films, book discussions, travel, yoga, computer instruction, bus trips, a community garden, and informational workshops. Please call for more information.SuffolkADULT SERVICESLINDENHURST MEMORIAL LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory, AARP Tax Aide, Book a Librarian for one-on-one help. Offers a wide range of programs which include music festivals, Arts and Crafts, Computer Instruction, Book and current events Discussions, Performances, Films, Defensive Driving Classes and yoga classes.NassauADULT SERVICESLONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and Live Librarian. Offers Defensive Driving and programs which may include computer instruction, book discussions, and performances and films.NassauADULT SERVICESLYNBROOK PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, and Readers Advisory. Programs and services include Wireless Internet Service, Downloadable Books, computer instruction, performances and films, and book discussions.NassauADULT SERVICESMALVERNE PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory, E-Reference and Live Librarian. Offers a wide range of programs which may include Scrabble, Aerobics, Mah Jongg, arts and crafts, book discussions, performances and films, computer instruction and bus trips.NassauADULT SERVICESMASSAPEQUA PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, and Readers Advisory for adults. Also offers informational seminars on a variety of topics, defensive driving and a wide range of programs which may include exercise classes, book discussion groups, film presentations, arts and crafts, and tax assistance.NassauADULT SERVICESMERRICK LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and Live Librarian. Programs may include book discussions, computer instruction, gardening and performances.NassauADULT SERVICESSEA CLIFF VILLAGE LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory, E-Reference, Book-A-Librarian and Homework Help, and Answers 24/7. Offers Defensive Driving and a wide range of programs, which may include Writers' Group, Chess, arts and crafts, book discussions, cooking, performances and films, computer instruction and bus trips.SuffolkADULT SERVICESSMITHTOWN LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory, E-Reference and Live Librarian. Offers ESL classes, Defensive Driving and a wide range of programs which may include Yoga, Tai Chi, performances and films, cooking, computer instruction and book discussions.SuffolkADULT SERVICESSOUTH HUNTINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Services, Readers Advisory and Live Librarian. Offers GED, ESOL Classes, Defensive Driving and a wide range of programs which may include arts and crafts, book discussions, performances and films, computer instruction, fitness and bus trips.NassauADULT SERVICESUNIONDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and Answers 24x7 . Offers Defensive Driving, Blood Pressure Screening and a wide range of programs which may include Knitting Club, Computer Instruction, Arts and Crafts, Book Discussions, Performances and Films, and Bus Trips.SuffolkADULT SERVICESWEST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICES/NESCONSETProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory, E-Reference and Live Librarian. Programs may include book discussions, cooking, fitness and films.SuffolkNESCONSET BUILDINGSMITHTOWN LIBRARY
ART GALLERIESOffers Art Galleries and Museums that are open to the public. The Hillwood Art Museum located on the second floor of Hillwood Commons, presents a year-round schedule of temporary exhibitions that cover topics from antiquity to the cutting edge of contemporary art, while objects from the Permanent Collection may be seen year-round in the Permanent Collection Gallery at the Museum. The 4500 square foot space boasts a beautiful curved gallery which Phyllis Braff of The New York Times has called "one of the Island's most dramatic showcases for art" Hillwood Art Museum's impressive and eclectic Permanent Collection consists of objects dating from the earliest of man's endeavors in the creation of art to contemporary art. An active, and well attended, Education Program incorporating Family Day activities, the Tuesday Evening Lecture and Performance Series, as well as extensive hands-on programs for Visiting Schools from the surrounding community is the pride of the Museum's endeavors. The Art League Students Gallery located in the main lobby of Hillwood Commons is home to the Art League Students Gallery, which exhibits undergraduate and graduate students' artwork. Exhibits range from one-person shows to small group exhibits, and include displays of ceramics, paintings, mixed media, computer graphics, and other mediums. Hours vary, but admission is free. Also offered is the Hutchins Gallery Located in the lower level of the Library, Hutchins Gallery is a magnificent exhibit hall which features the sculpture and painting of local artists, faculty and students and The Interactive Multimedia Arts Gallery which is a web site for the exhibition of the works of graduate students who are further developing their creative ability in an interactive digital environment. For additional information, contact the Department of Multimedia Arts at 516-299-2382. For additional information on all the galleries and museums please contact the Art Department at 516-299-2464 or e-mail artdept@cwpost.liu.edu. NassauART GALLERIESLIU POST
ART GALLERIESBrings outstanding local and nationally known artists and their work to the college in order to enrich the experiences of students, faculty, and the surrounding communities. The galleries also serve as a venue for the exhibition of artwork done by Suffolk's students and faculty. Receptions and lectures are usually held in conjunction with most exhibits, all of which are free and open to the public. Check the Calendar of Events for upcoming art exhibits. Galleries include the Maurice N. Flecker Memorial Gallery located on the Ammerman Campus, The Lyceum Gallery located on the Eastern Campus and Gallery West located on the Grant Campus. Call for detailed information regarding each gallery.SuffolkART GALLERIESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
ART PROGRAMSConducts jazz ensemble, offers instrumental music and voice instruction, presents seminars, exhibitions, workshops, and other activities in collaboration with Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts and sponsors Fall Arts and Crafts Fair.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRSTOWN OF BABYLON
BAYARD CUTTING ARBORETUM STATE PARKProvides an oasis of beauty and quiet for the pleasure, rest and refreshment of those who delight in outdoor beauty and to bring about a greater appreciation and understanding of the value and importance of informal planting. Hiking and bird watching are permitted. Events include a chamber concert series and holiday tree lighting.SuffolkBAYARD CUTTING ARBORETUM STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
BETHPAGE STATE PARKFeatures 5 eighteen hole golf courses, a driving range, practice greens, 10 miles of trails, picnic areas, playgrounds, a polo field, 12 tennis courts, softball fields, model plane flying, and a bridle path. Winter sports such as sleigh riding and cross country skiing are also available, weather permitting.NassauBETHPAGE STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
BROOKHAVEN KENNEL CLUBProvides opportunities to pursue the interest in the sport of American Kennel Club (AKC) recognized purebred dog shows through meetings. Meetings held at Henrietta Acampora Recreation Center. Call for additional information.SuffolkBROOKHAVEN KENNEL CLUBBROOKHAVEN KENNEL CLUB
CALEB SMITH STATE PARK PRESERVEProvides hiking, cross-country skiing, nature trails, fishing(freshwater and fly), refuge for wildlife, environmental educational programs and a place for people to develop an awareness and appreciation of the natural world. Events include junior angler fishing clinics and casting clinics.SuffolkCALEB SMITH STATE PARK PRESERVENEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
CAMP HERO STATE PARKOffers picnic areas, surf fishing, surfing, trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding, and ocean vistas from bluffs. This is also the former military base for coastal defense during World War II.SuffolkCAMP HERO STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
CAPTREE STATE PARKFeatures a boat basin with open and charter boats available for fishing, as well as scuba diving, sightseeing and excursion boats. Facilities include two fishing piers, boat launch ramp, bait and tackle and marine fuel station(closes Dec 1st), free pump-out station, restaurant (seasonal), snack bar, playground and picnic areas. Events include Fall Harvest and Seafood Festival, I Fish NY Clinic, Spring Rodeo Fishing Contest, Snapper Fishing Derby and South Shore Fishing Classic. Call for further information.SuffolkCAPTREE STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
CAUMSETT STATE HISTORIC PARKOffers 27 miles of trails, bridle paths, nature walks (by reservation), and fishing (by permit), bicycling, hiking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, environmental education and historical buildings. Events include Winter Run and Summer Run Series.SuffolkCAUMSETT STATE HISTORIC PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
CEDARMEREOffers exhibits in former home of poet-journalist William Cullen Bryant and strolling opportunities on large rustic estate. Call for more information.NassauCEDARMERENASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND MUSEUMS
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, and Readers Advisory. Programs and services include Live Librarian, Homework Help, Parent/Toddler Workshop and storytimes.SuffolkCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESEAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 6 as well as parents. Programs and services include the Parent/Child Workshop, arts and crafts, performances and films, and storytimes.SuffolkCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESEAST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 6. Programs and services include E-Reference, arts and crafts, storytimes, and performances and films.SuffolkCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESFLOYD MEMORIAL LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Reader's Advisory. Programs and services include Homework Help Center and Learning Center, arts and crafts, storytimes, and performances and films.NassauCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESLAKEVIEW PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Information and Referral, Reference Services, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 5 as well as parents. Programs and services include, but are not limited to topics such as early learning programs, storytimes, crafts, family programs, theater, and more.SuffolkCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESLINDENHURST MEMORIAL LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 12 as well as parents. Programs and services include the Parent/Child Workshop, Chess Club, Dog Tales Reading Program, Arts and Crafts, Storytimes, Parenting Programs, Book Discussions, coding, drawing, Lego Club, Youth Advisory Board, and Performances and Films, computers, cooking, Fit Mom Exercise and youth yoga classes.NassauCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESLONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 6. Programs and services include Downloadable Books, Page Turners, arts and crafts, storytimes, and performances and films.NassauCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESMALVERNE PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 6 as well as parents. Programs and services include E-Reference, E-Books, Family Fun Night, arts and crafts, storytimes and performances.NassauCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESMASSAPEQUA PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 6 as well as their parents. Programs and services include the Parent/Child Workshop, Homework Help, arts and crafts, storytimes, and performances and films.SuffolkCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESSOUTH HUNTINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 6 as well as parents. Programs include the Parent/Child Workshop, Arts and Crafts, Storytimes, Performances and Films, Cooking, Book Discussions and museum passes.SuffolkCHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICESWEST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN'S RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMProvides 24 hour residential services to children with complex needs ages 5-21 with various intellectually disabilities. Services include functional and recreational activities, daily living skills training, social work, behavioral management and psychiatric and medical services. School on grounds.SuffolkCHILDREN'S RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMMARYHAVEN CENTER OF HOPE, INC.
CHILDREN'S SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 6. Programs and services include E-books, book discussions, arts and crafts, storytimes and performances.NassauCHILDREN'S SERVICESHILLSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY
CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILY PROGRAMSOffers Beach Blast, summer day camp for children ages five through twelve and a Parent and Tot (ages infant to five years) program that runs through December. Call for details.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRSTOWN OF BABYLON
COLD SPRING HARBOR STATE PARKOffers scenic vistas of the Cold Spring Harbor, bird watching, hiking trails, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing trails.SuffolkCOLD SPRING HARBOR STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
COMMUNITY GARDENProvides garden beds and gazebo for workshops and group events. Summer camps and local schools, scout and church groups participate in growing vegetables and flowers for local soup kitchens. A bird-feeding area and performance space are under development. Interested gardeners should contact the club for a seasonal schedule.SuffolkCOMMUNITY GARDENCOMSEWOGUE YOUTH CLUB
COMMUNITY SERVICESProvides Cultural Programs, Homebound Outreach, Career Counseling, Museum passes, Road Test Pre-Licensing Course, Defensive Driving Course, Blood Pressure Screening and a wide range of programs which may include arts/crafts, quilting, various book discussions. T'ai Chi performances and films. Please call for more information.SuffolkCOMMUNITY SERVICESSACHEM PUBLIC LIBRARY
CONCERNED LONG ISLAND MOUNTAIN BICYCLISTSFosters growth and development of it members through organized races and social events in the sport of mountain biking on Long Island. Also promotes healthy and safe bicycling. Call or visit the website for additional information.NassauCONCERNED LONG ISLAND MOUNTAIN BICYCLISTSCONCERNED LONG ISLAND MOUNTAIN BICYCLISTS
CONNETQUOT RIVER STATE PARK PRESERVESeeks to protect and preserve natural habitat which is home to a variety of plant and wildlife including waterfowl, osprey and white-tailed deer. Preserve also offers 50 miles of hiking, horseback riding (by annual permit), cross country skiing and nature trails, as well as fly fishing (with permit). The 32 mile Long Island Greenbelt Trail passes through the preserve. A museum and gift shop are also part of the preserve. Call for further information, special events, and/or environmental programs.SuffolkCONNETQUOT RIVER STATE PARK PRESERVENEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
DISCOVERY SUMMER CAMPOffers full-day summer science programs for children 4 to 12 years old at Tanglewood Preserve.NassauDISCOVERY SUMMER CAMPCENTER FOR SCIENCE TEACHING AND LEARNING (CSTL)
DIVISION OF CULTURAL AFFAIRSProvides a wide variety of cultural programs for children and adults, including crafts, music instruction, Kid in Nature, Children's Theater Workshops, dance programs, Americana Fair, Summer Concert Series, Creative Writing Workshop, Atlantique Beach Camps, trips, fairs, Snapper Derby, fairs, festivals, specialty camps, special events and sunset cruises.DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRSTOWN OF ISLIP
FIELD TRIPS AND SPECIAL EVENTSOffers field trips and special events to youth enrolled in Center's programs. Trips/events include (but are not limited to) concerts, sports events, skating, horseback riding, amusement park visits, and comedy shows.NassauFIELD TRIPS AND SPECIAL EVENTSLITTIG HOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.
FRANKLIN SQUARE SENIOR CENTERProvides various senior citizen activities.NassauDEPARTMENT OF SENIOR ENRICHMENTTOWN OF HEMPSTEAD
FRIDAY NITE FUN PROGRAMOffers fun-filled age-appropriate programs every Friday evening when school is in session for students in grades K-6. Evenings included planned activities and a nutritious dinner. Registration required. Nominal fees apply.NassauFRIDAY NITE FUN PROGRAMBOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF OYSTER BAY/EAST NORWICH
GAME ROOMOffers recreation to help young people make constructive and enjoyable use of their leisure time.NassauGAME ROOMLITTIG HOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.
GOVERNOR ALFRED E. SMITH/SUNKEN MEADOW STATE PARKComprised of 1288 acres, this park offers a variety of facilities, events, and services including the beach off Long Island Sound, swimming, hiking trails (including the Greenbelt Trail), bicycling, picnic areas, refreshments/cafeteria, boardwalk, golf facilities (9 and 18 hole courses, putting green, driving range, clubhouse, pro-shop, golf tournaments), winter run and summer run series, cross country skiing, model airplane show, spring golf outing, and high school and college cross country running. Bicycles restricted from Boardwalk. No pets allowed year round in park.SuffolkGOVERNOR ALFRED E. SMITH/SUNKEN MEADOW STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
HAND IN HAND FOR SENIORS, INC.Provides community partnerships to support senior members of the community to enable them to remain in their homes and continue to contribute to the community. Services may include transportation, education, case management, social and cultural outings, caregiver support, referral to venors, and discounted services.SuffolkHAND IN HAND FOR SENIORS, INC.HAND IN HAND FOR SENIORS, INC.
HITHER HILLS STATE PARKOffers ocean front camping (April to mid November for tent and trailer sites), hiking, nature trails, hunting, swimming, 2.5 miles of ocean beach, salt water surf fishing, fresh water fishing (w/NYS fishing license), softball field, volleyball courts, playgrounds, picnic areas, general store, bridle paths, and cross country skiing. Summer events include line dancing and sandcastle contests.SuffolkHITHER HILLS STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
LEISURE TIME/EDUCATIONAL ENRICHMENT PROGRAMSOffers recreational activities for youth, ages 6-20. Activities include movies, workshops, and socializing opportunities. Also offers homework help after school. Field trips include ice skating, roller skating, sports events, and New York City Cultural events. Call for further information.NassauYOUTH BUREAUCITY OF GLEN COVE
LET KIDS BE KIDS ACTIVITIESProvides the opportunity for children with lupus as well as children who have an immediate family member with lupus to socialize and communicate with other children facing the same issues and difficulties. Day trips are planned, including transportation. Call for information. Serves Long Island and Queens.NassauLET KIDS BE KIDS ACTIVITIESLUPUS ALLIANCE OF AMERICA-LONG ISLAND/QUEENS AFFILIATE
LONG ISLAND BICYCLE CLUBFosters growth and development of its members through organized races and social events in the sport of cycling on Long Island. Also promotes healthy and safe bicycling. Call or visit the website for addional information.NassauLONG ISLAND BICYCLE CLUBLONG ISLAND BICYCLE CLUB
LONG ISLAND DANCE CONSORTIUMProvides education, awareness and understanding of all forms of dance in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Comprises presenters, dance advocates, dance professionals, arts councils, and dance related groups.SuffolkLONG ISLAND DANCE CONSORTIUMLONG ISLAND DANCE CONSORTIUM
MONTAUK DOWNS STATE PARKOffers 18 hole, Par 72 golf course, swimming pools, tennis courts, driving range, pro-shop, snack bar and grill. Spring and Fall Golf Tournaments.SuffolkMONTAUK DOWNS STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
MONTAUK POINT STATE PARKOffers hiking trails, surf fishing (Montauk surf classic each September), picnic areas, snack stands, gift shops, seal walks during winter months, playground, bridle path, hunting, bird watching, cross country skiing, and a view of the historic Montauk lighthouse.SuffolkMONTAUK POINT STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
MUSIC ENSEMBLESOffers a solid and comprehensive foundation for both music majors who intend to pursue music as a career and non-majors who are interested in performing. The Music Department currently sponsors the following performing ensembles, Symphonic Band; College Choir; Suffolk Singers; Contemporary Music Ensemble; Jazz Ensemble; College Orchestra; and Guitar Ensemble. All SCCC students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the community, are welcome to participate in a music ensemble. Contact the music department for requirements.SuffolkMUSIC ENSEMBLESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
MUTTONTOWN PRESERVEProvides miles of marked nature trails on 550 acre preserve, maps and brochures for self-guided walks, guided nature walks and school educational programs. Maintains trails for cross-country skiing (weather permitting), year round equestrian trails and special horse van parking area. Offers rental rooms in Chelsea, a c. 1924 estate, to non-profit educational and public service organizations, excluding fundraising events.NassauMUTTONTOWN PRESERVENASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND MUSEUMS
NISSEQUOGUE RIVER STATE PARKOffers Greenbelt Trail, which is a walking and hiking trail, soccer field, canoes and kayak launching and rental programs marina (call for details), fishing, bird watching, history tours, activity room for children, gardens, and guided tours. The park is a designated State Bird Conservation Area.SuffolkNISSEQUOGUE RIVER STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
OFFICE FOR THE AGINGSponsors a variety of facilities/activities for senior citizens such as picnics, clubs, workshops and others. Call for information.NassauOFFICE FOR THE AGINGNASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND MUSEUMS
ORIENT BEACH STATE PARKOffers 8 miles of beaches on the bay, maritime forest with trails, playground, picnic areas, barbecues, gift shop, pavilon, bike rentals, spring egg hunt, children's summer theater, holiday tree lighting, bathhouse, snack bar, surf fishing, arts and harvest by the sea festival, bocci ball, horseshoes, volleyball, shuffleboard and environmental programs, bike rentals available.SuffolkORIENT BEACH STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
PAUMANOK BICYCLING ADVOCACYUmbrella organization composed of a federation of 5 bicycle clubs of Long Island that fosters growth and development of its members through organized races and social events in the sport of cycling on Long Island. Also promotes healthy and safe bicycling. Call or visit the website for additional information.NassauPAUMANOK BICYCLING ADVOCACYPAUMANOK BICYCLING ADVOCACY
RECREATIONAL HOCKEY PROGRAMProvides a recreational ice hockey league for youth in the area. Call for more information.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATIONTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
REVEREND ARTHUR MACKEY SENIOR PARKOffers nature trail, playground, reserved and unreserved picnic areas, and fishing in 27 acre park. Maintains fields/courts for basketball, handball, tennis, softball and Little League baseball.NassauREVEREND ARTHUR MACKEY SENIOR PARKNASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND MUSEUMS
ROBERT MOSES STATE PARKOffers 5 miles of ocean beach, 4 bathhouses, playground, surf fishing, surfing, 18 hole pitch-putt golf course, snack bar, picnic areas and volleyball courts. Events include pitch putt outing and summer run series.SuffolkROBERT MOSES STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
SAG HARBOR STATE PARK GOLF COURSEOffers a 9 hole, Par 35 golf course, pullcart rentals, electric carts, putting green, lessons and snack bar.SuffolkSAG HARBOR STATE PARK GOLF COURSENEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
SANDS POINT PRESERVEOffers 216-acre nature preserve for passive-use outdoor recreation. Maintains Castlegould (c.1902), housing visitor center, special exhibit halls, museum shop and snack bar Hempstead House, open for special events, guided tours, and Wedgewood China exhibits Falaise, Mansion of the late Captain Harry F. Guggenheim.NassauSANDS POINT PRESERVENASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND MUSEUMS
SCHOOL'S OUTProvides hands-on science/nature activities during school holidays for children 4-12 years old. Call for more information.NassauSCHOOL'S OUTCENTER FOR SCIENCE TEACHING AND LEARNING (CSTL)
SEAL WALKProvides a naturalist led walk to observe seals in their natural environment. Seal biology, ecology, evolution, behavior, and status are discussed along with beach ecology. Call for more information.SuffolkSEAL WALKCOASTAL RESEARCH AND EDUCATION SOCIETY OF LONG ISLAND, INC.
SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER PROGRAMS AND SERVICESOffers transportation for senior citizens through the Dial-A-Ride program within the Town limits for weekly food shopping, monthly banking and medical appointments. Offers Home Aide program which provides light housekeeping, shopping, laundry and errands for eligible seniors. Minor home repairs are also available. Homeowners only pay for the materials, not labor. Offers Meals on Wheels program which delivers hot noontime meals on weekdays to homebound seniors and/or those unable to cook for themselves. Call for further information.SENIOR CITIZEN SERVICESTOWN OF RIVERHEAD
SENIOR CITIZEN SERVICESProvides arts and crafts, painting, ballroom and line dancing, day trips and specital club events.NassauDEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AND YOUTH SERVICESTOWN OF OYSTER BAY
SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTEROffers a multipurpose senior center which serves as a community focal point by providing county-wide services to seniors. Offers recreation, socialization, health promotion, educational programs, and congregate meals.NassauSENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERJEWEL QUINN SENIOR CENTER AT NORTH MERRICK
SENIOR NUTRITION PROGRAMProvides seniors with a nutritious meal five days a week at a low cost. Also provides socialization opportunities, participation in group outings, attendance at legislative forums in Albany focusing on issues relating to seniors, recreational activities, and guest speakers addressing issues and concerns of seniors, such as Health Medicaid/Medicare, Food Stamps, HEAP, counseling and low-income housing needs. The program also provides transportation to seniors for their medical and dental appointments, prescription drug pick-up, food shopping and other essentials and to family and nutrition services.SuffolkSENIOR NUTRITION PROGRAMADELANTE OF SUFFOLK COUNTY, INC.
SENIOR SERVICESServices are designed to meet the needs and interests of older adults and caregivers working with the elderly. Programs and services include Caregivers Support Group, AARP, Fitness Instruction, senior exercise program and Homebound Delivery Service of books in regular and large print and audio books on cartridges with accompanying digital player.NassauSENIOR SERVICESLONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY
SENIOR SERVICESServices are designed to meet the needs and interests of older adults, caregivers and professionals working with the elderly, including Senior Connections, Homebound Services, and Information and Referrals. Programs include arts and crafts, book discussions, and performances and films.NassauSENIOR SERVICESMASSAPEQUA PUBLIC LIBRARY
SENIOR SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral Services and Readers Advisory. Other programs and services may include, but are not limited to: AARP Defensive Driving, Computers, Yoga, Arts and Crafts, Book Discussions, Chair Aerobics,and Homebound Services.SuffolkSENIOR SERVICESMATTITUCK-LAUREL LIBRARY
SENIOR SERVICESServices are designed to meet the needs and interests of older adults, including AARP, Homebound Service and computer instruction.NassauSENIOR SERVICESUNIONDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY
SENIOR SERVICESServices are designed to meet the needs and interests of older adults, caregivers and professionals working with the elderly. Programs and services include Senior Advocate, AARP, blood pressure screening, Income Tax Counseling, Fun and Games at the Library, and Senior Shape-Up.SuffolkSENIOR SERVICESWEST BABYLON PUBLIC LIBRARY
SENIOR SERVICESServices are designed to meet the needs and interests of older adults. Programs and services include AARP, Blood Pressure Screening, Fitness and Friday Afternoons at the Movies.SuffolkSENIOR SERVICESWEST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY
SHADMOOR STATE PARKOffers ocean beach, freshwater wetlands, salt water surf fishing, birdwatching, hiking and biking trails, and the preservation of 2 concrete bunkers from World War II.SuffolkSHADMOOR STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
SINGLES SOCIAL PROGRAM AND SUPPORT GROUPSOffers recreational, educational, support and social programs for single adults and transitional families. Support groups include: separated and divorced, bereavement, single parent groups, and widow and widowers support group.SuffolkSINGLES SOCIAL PROGRAM AND SUPPORT GROUPSSUFFOLK Y-JCC
SKATE PARK FACILITIESProvides skating and BMX enthusiasts with a large open space to explore a number of features such as half pipes, quarter pipes, fun boxes, ramps, spines, rails and other obstacles. Safety equipment- ANSI or SNELL approved helmets, knee and elbow pads and wrist guards must be worn. Veterans Memorial Park, Bellerose Avenue, East Northport, 11731SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATIONTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
SOCCER SQUIRTSProvides 3-7 year olds with instruction on the fundamentals of soccer through a variety of structured activities and fun games at Elwood Park in East Northport and Greenlawn Park in Greenlawn. Call for more information.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATIONTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
SPECIAL EVENTSPresents holiday parade and tree lighting ceremony in December and an Eggstravaganza in the Spring for children 1-10 years old.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRSTOWN OF BABYLON
SPECIAL EVENTS PROGRAMIncludes a variety of special events, concerts, programs, and tournaments at various locations in Nassau County.Sponsors Long Island Fair and Long Island Marathon. Call for details.NassauSPECIAL EVENTS PROGRAMNASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND MUSEUMS
SPORTS COMPLEXOffers many athletic facilities. The Sports Complex consists of the The Pritchard Gymnasium; Stuart Goldstein Development Center; Kenneth P. Lavalle Stadium; Joe Nathan Field; Island Federal Credit Union Arena; University Tennis Courts; University Field, University Pool, University Track and Dubin Family Athletic Performance Center. The Sports Complex also offers summer camps to youth in various sports. Most athletic facilities may be used for recreational purposes when they are not scheduled for classes, intercollegiate, intramural or special events. Membership is required for use of the Sports Complex by all non-Stony Brook ID holders. Information pertaining to all physical education, athletic offerings and facility usage may be obtained by calling 631-632-9271SuffolkSPORTS COMPLEXSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIESOffers art galleries that are open to the public. Art Galleries include: Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery; Lawrence Alloway Memorial Art Gallery, Students Activities Center Art Gallery; Tabler Center Art Gallery; Simons Center and Charles B. Wang Center Galleries. Call each Gallery for specific information.SuffolkSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIESSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
SUMMER ARTS FESTIVALPresents over 40 free performances at Heckscher Park, Huntington in June, July and August annually. Call for schedule of events or check website.SuffolkSUMMER ARTS FESTIVALHUNTINGTON ARTS COUNCIL, INC.
SUMMER CAMPProvides up to eight weeks of activities including trips for member students in grades K-12. Registration form completion is required and scholarships are available based on need. Registration fees apply. Also offers a half-day Mini Member program for members ages 3-4 who are potty trained and not yet in Kindergarten.NassauSUMMER CAMPBOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF OYSTER BAY/EAST NORWICH
SUMMER CAMP RESPITEProvides an opportunity for 16 developmentally disabled children to participate in the existing YMCA summer camp program in Bay Shore for three week sessions. Inclusion setting. Parents must provide transportation. Call for further information, application.SuffolkSUMMER CAMP RESPITEADULTS AND CHILDREN WITH LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INC.
SUMMER EDUCATIONOffers continuous activities for young people throughout the summer, including daily outings and a reading program three mornings a week.NassauSUMMER EDUCATIONLITTIG HOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.
SUMMER RECREATIONOffers a summer recreation program for children entering kindergarten through those entering 7th grade. Registration required.SuffolkSUMMER RECREATIONNORTH SHORE YOUTH COUNCIL
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory. Programs may include arts and crafts, and cooking.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESAMITYVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvide Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory. Other programs and Services include, but are not limited to, Teen Movie and a Pizza Series, Arts and Crafts, Homework Help, Getting Ready to Babysit.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESCOPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, and Reader's Advisory. Programs and services include Teen Advisory Board, Young Boaters' Course, Acting, Babysitters' Workshop, reading club and arts and crafts.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESEAST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs, such as YA Fun Zone and book discussions.NassauTEEN SERVICESHILLSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory, and Tutor.com . Programs include Teen Advisory Board, Chess Club, Drawing Club, arts and crafts, cooking and yoga classes, book discussions, and films, coding Youth Advisory Board..NassauTEEN SERVICESLONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, and Readers Advisory. Programs and services include Teen Advisory Group, arts and crafts, performances and films, and a summer reading club.NassauTEEN SERVICESMALVERNE PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and E-Reference. Programs include Teen Advisory Board, Teen Game Cafe, arts and crafts, films and book discussions.NassauTEEN SERVICESMASSAPEQUA PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral Services and Readers Advisory. Other programs and services may include, but are not limited to Summer Reading Program, Babysitting Workshop, Films, Games, Chess for Teens, Teen Book Talk.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESMATTITUCK-LAUREL LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory for teens grades 7-12. Also offers a wide range of programs including SAT Prep, author visits, book discussions, film presentations, as well as arts and crafts, games, babysitting classes, exercise groups and a Teen Advisory Group.NassauTEEN SERVICESMERRICK LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory, E-Reference and Homework Help. Programs may include Teen Advisory Group, Regents and SAT workshops, Book Buddies and Summer Reading Program.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESSMITHTOWN LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, and Readers Advisory. Programs and services include E-Reference, Homework Help, test preparation, Teen Advisory Board, Pizza and a Movie, Creative Writing Workshop, arts and crafts, and book discussions.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESSOUTH HUNTINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory. Programs include Junior Friends, Annual Poetry Reading, arts and crafts, films, book discussions, fitness and cooking.NassauTEEN SERVICESUNIONDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory. Programs and services include Homework Help, Teen Advisory Group, crafts and cooking.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESWEST BABYLON PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral and Readers Advisory. Programs and services include Teen Advisory Group, Arts and Crafts, SAT Preparation Courses, Volunteer Programs, Babysitting Classes, Battle of the Books and Summer Reading Program.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESWEST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY
TEEN SERVICES/KINGS PARKProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory, E-Reference and Homework Help. Programs may include book discussions, fitness instruction, summer reading club, garden club, community service volunteer opportunities and Teen Advisory Group.SuffolkKINGS PARK BUILDINGSMITHTOWN LIBRARY
THE COLD SPRING HARBOR WHALING MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTERCollects, preserves, and exhibits objects and documents about the whaling industry and whale conservation today and about Cold Spring Harbor and Long Island maritime history for its diverse public and school/group visitors. There are self-guided tours on tapes for French, German, Italian, and Spanish speakers. Provides a Speakers Bureau which presents on topics dealing with maritime history, whaling, biology, marine mammals, and other related topics. Publishes newsletter titled A Whaling Account. Call for further information.SuffolkTHE COLD SPRING HARBOR WHALING MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTERTHE COLD SPRING HARBOR WHALING MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER
THE JOHN CRANFORD ADAMS PLAYHOUSEHouses a Playhouse which is an 1105 seat, proscenium-style theater that serves the University, as well as the surrounding community, as the premier cultural venue on the Hofstra Campus. Not only the site for many of Hofstra’s finest theatrical, musical, dance, and lecture events, the venue is also, as the schedule allows, provided as a rental house for local, national, and international productions, conferences, performing arts companies, lectures, school events, and church groups. The Department of Theater Facilities is a small, dedicated staff of professionals committed to providing our University and rental clients with exceptional advice, assistance, and support to ensure that every event at the Adams Playhouse, from the simplest podium-based lecture to the most lavish of musicals, is a resounding success. Call for more detailed information.NassauTHE JOHN CRANFORD ADAMS PLAYHOUSEHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
TIFFANY CREEK PRESERVEProvides public nature trails in 197-acre preserve encompassing a variety of ecological communities.NassauTIFFANY CREEK PRESERVENASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND MUSEUMS
TRAILVIEW STATE PARKOffers approximately 9 miles of hiking and biking trails which is part of Long Island Greenbelt Trail System, bird watching, horseback riding and cross country skiing.NassauTRAILVIEW STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
UNIONDALE-HEMPSTEAD SENIOR CENTERProvides a community based Senior Citizen Center. Offers socialization, recreation, and support services. Call for details.NassauDEPARTMENT OF SENIOR ENRICHMENTTOWN OF HEMPSTEAD
VALLEY STREAM STATE PARKOffers picnic areas, children's play areas, horseshoe courts, basketball courts, bocci ball courts, volleyball, woodland trails, and comfort stations.NassauVALLEY STREAM STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
WATER ACTIVITIESOffers classes in swimming, lifesaving, aquacise, sailing and kayaking. Sponsors surfing events.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRSTOWN OF BABYLON
WESTBURY SENIOR CENTEROffers educational, cultural, recreational and physical fitness activities for senior citizens. Provides health screenings, information and referral services. Nutritious lunch prepared on site five days a week.NassauWESTBURY SENIOR CENTERSENIOR CITIZENS OF WESTBURY, INC.
WET PANTS SAILING ASSOCIATIONServes as a boating and social activities focal point for the boating community in and around Sayville. Organizes events such as races and regattas. Also offers sailing classes. Call or visit the website for additional information.SuffolkWET PANTS SAILING ASSOCIATIONWET PANTS SAILING ASSOCIATION
WHALE WATCH AND RESEARCH CRUISESOffers full day or 2 day (overnight) whale watch cruises to observe whales in the waters of Coastal New York and New England. Call for dates and more information.SuffolkWHALE WATCH AND RESEARCH CRUISESCOASTAL RESEARCH AND EDUCATION SOCIETY OF LONG ISLAND, INC.
WILDWOOD STATE PARKOffers 769 acres of hardwood forest on the Long Island Sound. Attractions include saltwater fishing, cross-country skiing, and trailer/tent sites for campers. Facilities include beach, picnic area, softball field, hiking trails (about 11.5 miles), volleyball court, 2 basketball courts, horseshoe pits and nature trails. Activities include Fall Festival and cross-country skiing. Empire passport accepted no pets allowed. Call for further information.SuffolkWILDWOOD STATE PARKNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
YOUTH AND PARENT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 7 as well as parents. Programs and services include databases, digital downloads, Parent/Child Workshop, Hospital Visitation Outreach, storytimes, book discussions, arts and crafts, performances and films, cooking and a summer reading club.SuffolkYOUTH AND PARENT SERVICESHUNTINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
YOUTH SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 5 and Young Adults from grade 6 through grade 12. Programs and services include online databases, arts and crafts and Storytimes.NassauYOUTH SERVICESISLAND PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY

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