Young at Heart
February 12, 2020 - December 9, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The Jazz Loft
275 Christian Ave.
Stony Brook NY
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Young at Heart at The Jazz Loft

• Tickets: $10

Afternoon performances geared towards those who are dealing with memory loss as well as patrons who find evening events challenging. These performances feature the Jazz Loft Trio performing live musical concerts with specific themes. All are welcome to attend.

Sean Mills Photography Exhibit Closed Until Further Notice
March 1, 2020 - April 7, 2020
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Educational and Cultural Center
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY
1 1 7 9 0

Enjoy Sean’s artistry that includes the beauty of Stony Brook, wildlife, coastal regions and much more. His work has appeared on News12 Long Island, in the pages of Newsday and in brochures for Discover Long Island. He considers his photographs to be a celebration of natural beauty and enjoys sharing them with others.
Whole Child
April 6, 2020 - April 9, 2020
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Located inside the Ernst Marine Conservation Center in the heart of an 88-acre wetland preserve


Drop off 8:30 – 9:30 am; Pick up 3:00 – 3:30 pm Ernst Marine Conservation Center, East Setauket, NY Located inside the Ernst Marine Conservation Center in the heart of an 88-acre wetland preserve, this “drop-off spring break enrichment program” celebrates WMHO’s mission to enrich the whole child with hands-on experiences across marine science, ecology, archeology, art, and history. Guided by an instructor children discover the joy of learning outside the classroom. Day also includes Team building exercises, independent time and games. Clementine snack provided.
$400.00 for four days; $375.00 (early bird rate by March 1st); $105.00 for single day Minimum participants 10; Maximum participants 15
The Ward Melville Heritage Organization presents
FOR AGES 6 – 11

Spring Appreciation Day!
April 18, 2020
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Stony Brook Village Center
111 Main Street, Stony Brook, NY 11790


– Live Music!
– Balloon Artists!
– Petting Zoo!
– Season opening of the Stony Brook Grist Mill c. 1751!
– Spring Sales and more!

Children’s Theater Production: Alice in Wonderland!
April 18, 2020 - April 19, 2020
12:00 PM -

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


Saturday, April 18 12 NOON & 2 PM Sunday, April 19 12 NOON & 2 PM

Simple Gifts Productions is a professional performing arts company for children and teens celebrating over 15 years of high quality productions on LI. Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice and her zany group of friends as they take us through one crazy adventure. Featuring the White Rabbit, Queen of Hearts and Mad Hatter, amongst others, this talented cast of youth actors (grades 3 – 11) will be sure to delight… fun for the whole family! (ages 4 and older). Performance time – 50 minutes. General Admission – $15 pp. To purchase tickets online (credit card), go to and click on Online Ticket Sales on the Home Page (under the ALICE logo). Tickets also sold (cash or check only) at the door before each performance. 631-561-9522

Master Class… With Explorer Richard Wiese
April 22, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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


Meet fellow Long Islander Richard Wiese, an American Explorer and President of the Explorer Club. He will share the story of his adventures, as well as the importance of those “wonders” in his life.

Call to Pre-Register!

Long Islands Got Talent
April 24, 2020
6:30 PM -

The Educational and Cultural Center
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY
1 1 7 9 0


Are you a talented musician or vocalist? Enter the Eighth Annual Long Island’s Got Talent: A musical competition for vocal and instrumental performers aged 10 to 18 across Long Island!

Click here to see more information!

For competition rules and entry form, click here:

 Long Island’s Got Talent 2020 Entry Form and Rules



Polish Heritage Day!
April 26, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Educational & Cultural Center
97P Main Street
Stony Brook, NY
1 1 7 9 0


– Food Tastings
– Traditional Polish Dances by Saint Ladislaus Polish School
– Speakers: Barbra Szydlowski President, The Long Island Polish Museum
– Dr. John A. Pitrowski President, The American Polish Council of Long Island

Adults, $18; Seniors, students and children under 12, $12

Pre-Paid Reservations are encouraged

Greek Heritage Day
May 17, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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


Food tastings by Mesoyious Greek-Cypriot Restaurant includes koupepia (stuffed grape leaves) and keftedes (Greek meatballs)!

Traditional performances by St. John’s Hellenic Dancers of Blue Point!

Director, Vasili Kreatsoulas will speak on the origin of the dancers!

Baklava provided by Premiere Pastry!

Admission: Adults, $15; Seniors, student and children under 12, $12

Pre-paid reservations will be taken and encouraged.

Discovery Wetlands Cruise
May 18, 2020 - October 31, 2020

51 Shore Rd.,
Stony Brook, NY


The Ward Melville Heritage Organization’s 27-passenger pontoon boat cruises through the organization’s 88-acre wetlands preserve for a 1 1/2-hour tour. An on-board naturalist describes the wildlife and flora you’ll see. Cruises are scheduled according to the tide table, starting in May and going through to October. The vessel is located across Shore Road from the Three Village Inn, and departs from Stony Brook Marine Services (see map). Advance reservation tickets are $28 for adults, $25 for seniors 60+ and students, and $18 for children under 6. This season Camera Concepts and Telescope Solutions offer photography cruises aboard the Discovery. This cruise is $50 per person and advance reservations are recommended.