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"The Big Weave" at the Brookhaven Free Library
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Horace Gifford Lecture   Post Morrow Fundraiser   Village Yoga
BBHS Lecture: "Fire Island Modernist: Horace Gifford and the Architecture of Seduction" this Saturday   "Boardwalk Bash Cocktail Party" Fundraiser for the Post-Morrow Foundation this Saturday   Register Today for Fall Sessions of Village Yoga Beginning this Week
     
Thank You   Autumn Wedding Showcase   Oktoberfest at Porters
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Boat for Sale   Photo Contest Winner   New Editorial
New Classified Ad:
Boat For Sale
  Summer Photo Contest
Winner Announced
  A New Editorial:
The Worst of Politics
     
Letters to the Editor   The Big Weave   Thursday Night at The Bellport
New Letters to the Editor Posted   "The Big Weave" at the Brookhaven Free Library   Thursday Night Rocks
at The Bellport
     
Boat for Sale   The Pool Man   Literacy 5K
New Classified Ad:
Boat For Sale
  "Winter Watch"
Pool Services from
The Pool Man
  Photos from the 2014 Smith Point Bridge 5K Run For Literacy
     
Back to School specials at the Village Bistro Deli   The Gateway Playhouse   New Classified Ad
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This Week's Featured Events


Village Yoga

Fall Sessions of Village Yoga Begin
Monday, September 15th - Thursday, September 18th

Schedule quality time for yourself this Fall with gentle yoga, breathing and deep relaxation with Kripalu Yoga Teacher, Nancy Norman. Our 12-session, Fall series of Village Yoga begins the week of September 15th. All classes meet in the Parish Hall of Christ Church, 64 South Country Rd., Bellport. Click here for more information.






Garage Sale

Yard Sale
Saturday, September 20th

A yard sale will be held on Saturday, September 20th from 9:00am-5:00pm at 27 Andiron Lane, off So. Country Rd. in Brookhaven. Golf clubs, crib/youth bed, twin bed, bicycle, glassware, books, etc.




      

Shredding Event

Shed the Meds and Shredding Event at the Brookhaven Free Library
Saturday, September 20th

Join the Brookhaven Free Library on Saturday, September 20th for their Shed the Meds and Shredding event! Welcome Fall by ridding your home of old medicine and paperwork clutter! The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office will be there to collect unused medications and covered hypodermic needles. Proper disposal is essential to protect the environment and ensure that old prescriptions do not end up in the wrong hands. Smart Shred will be there with their state-of-the-art mobile shred center to safely shred your personal documents. Stop by the Library any time between 10:00am and Noon to drop off your unwanted meds and shred your unwanted documents.







Day for Kids 2014

Annual "Day for Kids"
Saturday, September 20th

Join the Boys & Girls Club of the Bellport Area for their annual  Day for Kids on Saturday, September 20th from 1:00pm-4:00pm. It’s a full Family Day of fun! Enjoy Food, Arts & Crafts, Inflatables, Balloons, a DJ, and a Petting Zoo. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call the Club for more details, 631-286-9090 ext. 324/304. The Run/Walk previously planned for this day has been cancelled. Click here for more information.







Wings Contest

Chicken Wings Contest Fundraiser at Avino's
Saturday, September 20th

Do you have the BEST wings recipe? Why not enter the Chicken Wings Contest Fundraiser to benefit Mercy Center! The fundraiser will be held on Saturday, September 20th at 2:00pm at Avino's Italian Table in Bellport. $10 allows you to enter your best recipe; hot 'n Spicy or sweet and tangy, you decide and bring it on! People's choice wins. Proceeds from the contest will benefit Mercy Center, which has three local shelters for homeless teen girls and teen mothers.

"Tasters" will pay $10 to sample the contestants' wings and vote for their favorite. Kids under 12 "taste" for free. Three top winners will be named. You must pre-enter by contacting 631-447-3978 for more details. Spaces will be limited.






Boardwalk Bash

Boardwalk Bash Cocktail Party Fundraiser for the Post-Morrow Foundation
Saturday, September 20th

Join the Post-Morrow Foundation for their "Boardwalk Bash Cocktail Party" on Saturday, September 20th from 4:00pm-7:00pm at 16 Bay Road, Brookhaven. Proceeds from the event will support the mission of the foundation, which is to protect the environment of the Brookhaven Hamlet area and to preserve our cultural heritage. They are especially interested in expanding the trail system along Beaver Dam Creek by building a boardwalk across the marsh.

The party will feature signature cocktails, delectable appetizers, live music by "The Black Tie Affair," and silent and live auctions with Adrienne Esposito as guest auctioneer. Requested donation: $125 per person.  For more information visit their website, or call 631-286-0686.






Gifford Lecture

BBHS Lecture: "Fire Island Modernist: Horace Gifford and the Architecture of Seduction"
Saturday, September 20th

Join the Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society for a lecture, two house tours, reception and book signing with Christopher Rawlins, author of "Fire Island Modernist: Horace Gifford and the Architecture of Seduction" on Saturday, September 20th at 5:00pm. Renowned author and architect Christopher Rawlins will discuss the work of Bellport and Fire Island architect, the late Horace Gifford, subject of his recently published book. For the latter part of his life, Horace Gifford took up residence on Bellport Lane, and was an active presence in the Village. His architectural work through the eighties and nineties expressed a sensitivity to the historic nature of homes in Bellport Village, and remains a lasting treasure. Tours of two nearby Gifford houses with a reception and book signing follow the lecture- all located within walking distance. Tickets are $20 for BBHS members, $30 for non-members. Click here for more information.






Reunion

Bellport High School Reunion: All Classes 1950-2000
Saturday, September 20th

A multi-year reunion for all Bellport High School graduates from 1950-2000 will be held on Saturday, September 20th from 7:00pm-12:00am at Mediterranean Manor in Patchogue. Tickets are $35 and include a buffet dinner and cash bar. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.






Village Hall

Bellport Village Board Meeting
Monday, September 22nd

The next Village Board Meeting will be held on Monday, September 22nd at 7:00pm at the Community Center. Click for more details.

 

South Country School District Featured Events


South Country School District

Weekly South Country School District Featured Events are now listed in our Family Section!

 

This Week in Bellport

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Fall Sessions of Evening Chair Yoga Class Begin
Monday, September 15th from 6:00pm-7:00pm
Parish Hall, Christ Episcopal Church
64 South Country Road, Bellport
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South Bay Art Association Sketch Group
Tuesday, September 16th from 10:00am-12:30pm
Bellport Community Center
4 Bell Street, Bellport
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Fall Session Begins of Village Yoga Class
Tuesday, September 16th from 4:30pm-5:45pm
Parish Hall, Christ Episcopal Church
64 South Country Road, Bellport
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Bellport Camera Club Meeting
Tuesday, September 16th at 7:00pm
Mary Hughes Memorial Cottage at Mary Immaculate Church
Maple Street and Brown's Lane (enter from the rear of parking lot)

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Live Music at Porters on the lane
Wednesday, September 17th
Porters on the lane
19 Bellport Lane, Bellport

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Fall Sessions Begin of Village Yoga Class
Thursday, September 18th from 9:30am-10:45am
Parish Hall, Christ Episcopal Church
64 South Country Road, Bellport
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Fall Sessions Begin of Chair Yoga Class
Thursday, September 18th from 11:15am-12:15pm
Parish Hall, Christ Episcopal Church
64 South Country Road, Bellport
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Live Music at The Bellport Restaurant
Thursday, September 18th at 9:00pm
The Bellport
159 South Country Road, Bellport
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Live Music at Porters on the lane
Thursday, September 18th
Porters on the lane
19 Bellport Lane, Bellport

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Live Music at Porters on the lane
Friday, September 19th
Porters on the lane
19 Bellport Lane, Bellport

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Yard Sale
Saturday, September 20th from 9:00am-5:00pm
27 Andiron Lane, Brookhaven
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Shed the Meds and Shredding Event at the Brookhaven Free Library
Saturday, September 20th from 10:00am-12:00pm
Brookhaven Free Library
286 Beaver Dam Road, Brookhaven
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The Boys & Girls Club of the Bellport Area's Annual "Day for Kids"
Saturday, September 20th from 1:00pm-4:00pm
Bellport Boys & Girls Club
471 Atlantic Ave, Bellport

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Bellport Football vs. Centereach, Home - Family Day
Saturday, September 20th at 2:00pm
Bellport High School
205 Beaver Dam Road, Brookhaven

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Chicken Wings Contest Fundraiser for Mercy Center at Avino's
Saturday, September 20th at 2:00pm
Avino's Italian Table
108 South Country Road, Bellport

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"Boardwalk Bash Cocktail Party" Fundraiser for the Post-Morrow Foundation
Saturday, September 20th from 4:00pm-7:00pm
16 Bay Road, Brookhaven Hamlet
Click for more details.


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Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society Lecture: "Fire Island Modernist: Horace Gifford and the Architecture of Seduction"
Saturday, September 20th at 5:00pm
Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society
12 Bell Street, Bellport

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Multi Year Bellport High School Reunion: Alumni from 1950-2000
Saturday, September 20th from 7:00pm-12:00am
Mediterranean Manor
303 E. Main Street, Patchogue

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Live Music at Porters on the lane
Saturday, September 20th
Porters on the lane
19 Bellport Lane, Bellport

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