Bobwhite Quail Study – Online

Join Ranger Eric Powers of CEED – The Center for Environmental and Educational Discovery – through his program to incubate and raise quail until they are ready for release into the wild. Program information can be found here.

Virtual Paint Class with Jody

Spend some time painting with us! Details and registration to be advised as of July 25 on our website. Fee for the class is $20. Information at

Avian Folklore


Birds have long fascinated people, and not only because they can fly. Birds are everywhere around us. We admire them for their beauty, their variety of shapes, feathers, and song. Birds have featured in the folklore of many cultures. Learn some of the myths, legends, and superstitions, about various bird species - some famous, others […]

Warblers of Long Island


Description: Springtime brings Warblers! Those beautiful, vibrant birds and their wonderful songs. Join Dianne Taggart, long time LI birder as she talks about and shows photos of these colorful migrants and nests. Learn something new and brush up on your ID skills. Photo: Noah Browning Zoom Link: Meeting ID: 865 8865 7506 Passcode: 090067 […]

Live Animal Presentation

Brookside County Park 59 Brook Street, West Sayville, NY

After a long year - 15 months of not being able to meet in person, we are reopening the doors with its first IN-PERSON event at Brookside County Park with the favored June living animal presentation.

Bluebirds and Ballerinas

Brookside County Park 59 Brook Street, West Sayville, NY

Certainly, an exciting departure for Great South Bay Audubon, Lumiere Ballet, Long Island’s Premier Russian School and Apprentice Company will be presenting a live ballet interpretation of the M. Maeterlinck’s fairy play The Blue Bird. Bringing nature and art together in this classical ballet will show the wonderful inspiration that the natural world has on […]

Connetquot Nature Walk

Connetquot River State Park Preserve 3525 Sunrise Hwy, Oakdale, NY

Meet in the parking lot near booth. May require entrance fee of $8.

Blue Grass with Buddy Merriam

Brookside County Park 59 Brook Street, West Sayville, NY

Buddy Merriam and the Back Roads have been sharing their BlueGrass music with the world for over 40 years, throughout the United States and all the way to Scotland, England and Ireland. The Islip Arts Council is pleased to present the summer series in our parks and thanks Suffolk County Legislator Tom Cilmi and Anthony Piccirillo for making […]

St. Joesphs Nature Walk

St. Joseph's Convent 1725 Brentwood Rd, Brentwood, NY

North of Southern State Parkway. Take Sunrise Highway to Brentwood Rd. north approximately 2.5 mi look for the main entrance. Meet in the parking lot in front of building 4.