Scarecrow Competition
September 27, 2019 - October 31, 2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

111 Main Street Stony Brook NY


Come have fun creating a scarecrow or just voting for your favorites!

Entry Deadline for competition registration. (Entry fee $15)

October 3rd Deadline

September 29th: Contestants set up scarecrows at assigned locations.

Tuesday, October 1st – Thursday, October 24th: Public judges entries by casting ballots available in the Stony Brook Village Center stores.

Friday, October 25th: Winners will be notified by 5:00 pm.

Tuesday, October 31st: Halloween Festival 3:30 pm in Inner Court: Winners will be announced at the Halloween Festival.


Win Valuable Cash Prizes!

For more information call (631)751-2244



Taxes in Retirement 567 Seminar
October 15, 2019 - November 7, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:30

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization
Educational and Cultural Center
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY 11790


This seminar compares and contrasts the old retirement paradigms of the past and the new paradigms of today as you retire in the 21st century. You’ll discover how to insulate yourself from the risk of rising taxes, protect your Social Security from taxation and avoid common pitfalls as you distribute your assets in retirement.


At a Taxes in Retirement 567 seminar, you will learn:

  • A basic overview of the tax rules as they apply today.
  • How lost deductions may affect your taxes in retirement.
  • Common misconceptions about taxes in retirement.
  • Possible tools and strategies are available to help develop a retirement tax strategy.
  • Strategies to protect yourself against the taxation of Social Security.
  • How rising taxes may affect your retirement cash flow.


Take a look at other upcoming event dates!

October 15th 7:00 -8:30 pm

October 17th 7:00 – 8:30 pm

November 5th 7:00 – 8:30 pm

November 7th 7:00 – 8:30 pm


Master Class…Five Generations of Stained Glass! with Author Claire Nicolas White
October 23, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The Educational and Cultural Center
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY 11790


Claire Nicolas white is an acclaimed American poet, novelist, and translator of Dutch literature. she is the granddaughter of architect Stanford White. Her sister, Sylvia Nicolas, designed and installed all the stained glass in St. Phillips & James Church. Hera her discuss a fascinating tale of her life, prewar European childhood, five generations of her family that practiced- and is still practicing – the art of stained glass and her new book, “Five Generations – Painting with Light.” Call to reserve your spot!

Halloween Festival
October 31, 2019
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

111 Main Street
Stony Brook, NY 11790

  • Trick or Treat in the Shops!
  • Games Galore!
  • Monster Merlin Parade!
  • Scarecrow Competition Awards at 3 pm!
Diwali Festival of Lights
November 3, 2019
1:00 pm -

97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY 11790


Performance by Nartan Rang Dance Academy of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan. Food tastings and much, much more!


Adults, $15;

kids & Seniors, $12.

Master Class: Life of a French Chef!
November 13, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The Ward Melville Educational and Cultural Center
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY 11790


If you cant make it to Paris, come to Stony Brook Village to learn Guy Reuge’s life story and his journey from France to becoming Executive Chef at Four Star Mirabelle at Three Village Inn. Experience a cooking demo and tastings.

$12.00 Per Person

Gene Kelly
November 20, 2019 - January 11, 2020

The Educational and Cultural
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY 11790


A Heart-Warming Holiday Tribute Show Celebrating….

Gene Kelly!

A St. George Living History Production

Remember His Classic Movies! Remember His Songs!

November 20 thru January 11

Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday, 11:30 AM, Sunday, 12:30 PM

November 20, 21, 23, 24, 30;

December 1 , 4, 5, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19, 29;

January 4, 5, 8, 9, 11


” If Fred Astaire is the Cary Grant of Dance, I’m the Marlon Brando.” – Gene Kelly

“I Didn’t want to move or act like a rich man. I wanted to dance in a pair of jeans. I wanted to dance like the main in the streets.”

Gene Kelly was the ultimate showman – dynamic dancer, singer, innovator, director, choreographer and producer. He starred in numerous classic films such as For Me and My Gal, An American In Paris and, his signature film, Signing in the Rain.

General Admission: $50; Seniors & children under 15: $48; Groups of 20 or more: $43. Lunch, dessert, tea and water served. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!

Deadline to make a reservation is 48 HOURS PRIOR TO A PERFORMANCE.



Black Friday
November 29, 2019
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

111 Main Street
Stony Brook, NY
1 1 7 9 0


Walkie Bear and WALK Radio
Petting Zoo
Holiday Singers
Balloon Artist
Wine Tastings
Roseland School of Dance Performance
Sales and more!

Holiday Festival
December 8, 2019
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Stony Brook Village Center
111 Main Street
Stony Brook, NY
1 1 7 9 0


Live Music….

Promenade Of Trees…

Wiggs Opticians Holiday Windows….

Santa Arrives To Listen To Children’s Wishes in front of The Stony Brook Post Office!

Tree Lighting at 5:30 pm!

Model Train Display at The Educational and Cultural Center!

Chinese New Year
February 2, 2020
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

The Educational and Cultural Center
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY


Celebrate the new year with festivities including:

  • Authentic Shaolin Kung Fu Lion Dance & Kung Fu Demonstration
  • Manhattan Taiko- Taiko Drumming
  • Long Island Chinese Dance Group Chinese Dancing and Singing
  • Craft activity for the kids!

Advance Reservations Required!

Adults $12; Seniors and children under 12, $10.

Includes children’s Year of the Dog Craft Activity immediately following the performance.