Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs

Kerry S. BassettCommissioner This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Brookwood Hall
50 Irish Lane
East Islip, New York 11730
(631) 224-5411
(631) 224-5440

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Divisions | Disabled Parking Permits 
Senior Citizens |
Rec Centers | Pools
Recreation Card/Senior ID |
Forms | Park Search

  Popular Forms:

  Roberto Clemente Park Information
  Current Recreation Guide
  Program Registration Forms
  Student Achievement Nomination Form





Brookwood Hall office hours:
Monday - Friday; 8:30am to 4:45pm

Senior Citizen Services and Disabled Parking Permits:
Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Museum hours:
Wednesday - Saturday 10am-4pm
Sunday - 12noon - 4pm

Divisions located at Brookwood Hall:

Recreation (631) 224-5405
Summer Day Camps, Pre-K Classes, Recreation Centers, After School Programs and Hall Rentals.

Parks (631) 224-5403
Ballfields, Picnic Facilities and Playgrounds.

Cultural Affairs & Special Events (631) 224-5430 or (631) 224-5407
Beach Camp, Craft classes, Fairs, Festivals, Concerts, Dinner Cruises, Dance Instruction, Horseback Riding, and Dog Obedience. 

Marinas & Docks (631) 224-5648
Boat Docking and Launching Permits. The end of the season, in which all boats need to be out of the water is November 15, 2015.

Special Events (631) 224-5407
Broadway Shows and Trips. 

Sports & Aquatics (631) 224-5404
Beaches, Pools, Swimming Instructions, Tennis, Sports Camps, Atlantique Marina and the Entenmann's Run.

Offsite Sports Programs  
Rifle, Pistol and Archery Range Town Hall West Gymnasium
Click here for hours and fees Open Gym Program
200 Freeman Avenue, Islip 401 Main Street, Islip
Islip NY 11751 Islip NY 11751
(631) 224-5479 Call (631) 224-5404 for dates and times

Islip Arts Council (631) 224-5420
- visit us on the web at

Art Museum (631) 224-5402
- visit us on the web at

Disabled Parking Permits (631) 224-5335 or (631) 224-5397 (TTY)
*New location at Brookwood Hall, 50 Irish Lane, East Islip
Please call for information and an application, or download the Disabled Parking Permit Application HERE. Applications need to be completed by applicant and physician, and returned to The Disabled Parking Permit Issuance Office at the Brookwood Hall address listed above.

Senior Citizens Services (631) 224-5340
*New location at Brookwood Hall, 50 Irish Lane, East Islip
Services and programs are available to Islip residents 60 years of age or older. Services include senior centers and club activities, nutrition programs and essential transportation.

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Recreation Centers:
Bohemia Recreation Center Greenbelt Recreation Center
1 Ruzicka Way 281 Patchogue-Holbrook Rd
Bohemia NY 11716 Holbrook NY 11741
(631) 472-7037 (631) 472-7040
Brentwood Recreation Center Ronkonkoma Beach Recreation Center
99 Third Ave 299 Rosevale Ave
Brentwood NY 11717 Ronkonkoma NY 11779
(631) 436-6070 (631) 467-3308
Brookwood Hall Learning Center South Shore Nature Center
50 Irish Ln Bayview Ave
East Islip NY 11730 East Islip NY 11730
(631) 224-5395 (631) 224-5436
Central Islip Recreation Center West Islip Community Center
555 Clayton St 90 Higbie Ln
Central Islip NY 11722 West Islip NY 11795
(631) 436-6050 (631) 893-8933


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Pools:   Closed for the season and will re-open June 2015
Byron Lake Pool
Hidden Pond Pool
76 Bayview Drive 660 Terry Road
Oakdale NY 11769 Hauppuage NY 11788
(631) 472-7043 (631) 232-3222
Roberto Clemente Pool Ship Wreck Cove Spray Park
*Closed. Click here for more information
South Clinton Avenue
Broadway Avenue Bay Shore NY 11706
Brentwood, NY 11717 (631) 224-5404
(631) 436-6031  
  Casamento Pool
  65 Muncey Road


West Islip NY 11795


(631) 224-5442 or (631) 224-5405

Swim Instruction:  Summer Season Only
Check the Recreation Newsletter for class descriptions, dates, times and registration information for our water safety instruction. Swim classes are offered each summer and are geared toward young children and teens, with instruction in swimming as well as the necessary skills to be safe in and around the water.  

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Golf Courses:
Online Reservations are available. Use the appropriate link below to reserve a tee time.
Brentwood Country Club Holbrook Country Club
100 Pennsylvania Ave 700 Patchogue-Holbrook Rd
Brentwood NY 11717 Holbrook NY 11741
(631) 436-6060 (631) 467-3417
Gull Haven Golf Club
Gull Haven Dr
Central Islip NY 11730

(631) 436-6059


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