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The "Family" section of Bellport.com is a new resource for families in the South Country area, including Bellport, Brookhaven, East Patchogue and the surrounding areas. Here you'll find information on goods, services, activities and events all geared toward families!

This section is a "work in progress" so please tell us what you think! If you think of something that you'd like to see us add here, drop us an email and let us know. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

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Attention Parents of Two, Three and Four Year Olds!

Bellport Methodist Preschool

Does your little one have a summer birthday? Did they just turn two, three or four? If so, they are ready for Bellport Methodist Preschool in Bellport Village! Preschool is all about having fun and acquiring social skills. Children who are imaginative and socialize become creative, well-rounded people!

For more than 50 years, the Bellport Methodist Preschool's program has been universally loved and respected. They provide a safe and nurturing environment where children have the opportunity to develop socially, emotionally, physically and cognitively. Fall registration is happening now so contact them today!  Click here for more information.






New "Little Free Library" in Bellport

Books

A new "Little Free Library" has been installed at the corner of Montauk Highway and Station Road in Bellport, at the bus stop adjacent to Reynolds insurance. A "Little Free Library" is a "take a book, return a book" free book exchange available to anyone in the community! This location joins the other two libraries in the area at Open Door Ministries in Bellport and at St. Joseph's the Worker Church in East Patchogue. Click here for more information.






Summer Food Programs for Kids at the South Country Library and Brookhaven Free Library

Kids

In July and August, our local libraries will be providing free meals for kids in our community. The South Country Library will provide free breakfast, Monday-Friday from 9:30am-11:00am. The Brookhaven Library will provide free lunch, Monday-Friday from Noon-1:00pm. For more information about the breakfast program, call 631-286-0818. For more information about the lunch program, call 631-286-1923.  Click here for more information.






July and August Events at the South Country Library

South Country Library

The South Country Library has released its list of events for July and August. Registration for adult programs is immediate and ongoing unless otherwise noted. Registration for July children's programs starts Monday, June 25th at 9:30am. August children's program registration starts Wednesday, August 1st at 9:30am. Click here for descriptions of the upcoming programs.

   

 

         

This Week's Featured Family Events

Acoustic Jam

Bellport Bandshell Summer Concert:
The Hoo Doo Loungers

Friday, August 17th

The next Bandshell Performance of the summer season will be held on Friday, August 17th at 8:00pm at the Bandshell at the Village Marina. The featured performers will be "The  Hoo Doo Loungers" performing Cajun and blues music. Click here for more information.






Ocean Awareness Series

Bellport Village Program Fund's "Ocean Awareness Series"
Saturday, August 18th

Rescheduled from August 11th due to weather. The Village of Bellport and the Bellport Village Program Fund bring to you this summer the first "Ocean Awareness Series" at Ho Hum Beach on August 18th and 25th at 1:30pm on both dates. The head lifeguard of the Town of Brookhaven, along with our lifeguards at Ho Hum Beach, will be conducting two "Ocean Awareness" sessions at Ho Hum Beach. Click here for more information.






Open House

Open House in Bellport Village
Sunday, August 19th

An Open House will be held on Sunday, August 19th from 1:00pm-4:00pm for a meticulous, three bedroom, one and a half bath, ranch in Bellport Village. This home is for sale by owner. The wise use of space, unique touches, and spacious fenced yard will make you happy and proud to call this property "home!"  Click here for more information.






Paddle to the Point

Paddle to the Point to Benefit the South Country Education Foundation
Sunday, August 19th

"Paddle to the Point" in a standup paddleboard race to benefit the South Country Education Foundation on Sunday, August 19th beginning at 8:00am. Begin at the Bellport Bay Yacht club and race toward Howells Point and back. Both an adult two mile recreational course, and a youth course will be held!  Click here for more information.

 

 

           

This Week's South Country School District Events

South Country School District

South Country School District Featured Events

Click here for what's happening this week in the South Country School District.

   

 

This Week in Bellport

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Bellport Bandshell Summer Concert: The Hoo Doo Loungers
Friday, August 17th at 8:00pm
Bellport Marina
End of Bellport Lane, Bellport

Click for more details.


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Rescheduled to 8/18: Bellport Village Program Fund's "Ocean Awareness Series"
Saturday, August 18th at 1:30pm
Ho Hum Beach Pavilion
Click for more details.


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Paddle to the Point to Benefit the South Country Education Foundation
Sunday, August 19th at 8:00am
Great South Bay
Click for more details.


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Open House in Bellport Village
Sunday, August 19th at 1:00pm-4:00pm
61 Country Club Road, Bellport
Click for more details.


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"Come As You Are" Service at Christ Episcopal Church
Sunday, August 19th at 5:00pm
Christ Episcopal Church
64 South Country Road, Bellport
Click for more details.