June 26th, Kids Clean the Beaches

6/27 update; Yesterday’s STB Kids Clean up was a huge success. Parents and kids alike picked up garbage for about 2 hours! It certainly made an impact although far from complete. (Join our next one!) Kids, along with parents worked hard and enthusiastically cleaning up those little beaches! It was great to see the wide […]

Cardboard Boat Regatta

We held our first annual Babylon Jr. Sr. High School Cardboard Boat Regatta at the Gilgo Beach Marina on Thursday, May 26th. Students enrolled in the district’s new STEAM and Project Based Learning Courses were invited to research, design, and engineer cardboard boats that could hold 2 passengers and sail the length of the Gilgo […]

Lighthouse Fun for Kids! This Wednesday

Regret to report tour had to be canceled, problems at the lighthouse… Save the date, August 17th! Take your children and their friends on a Nature Walk to the Fire Island Lighthouse. Robert Moses Field 5 is where we start at 5:30 pm. Please RSVP  via email to info@savethebeaches.net The Nature Tour is Free to […]

2016 Scholarships Awarded

Scholarships Awarded! Congratulations to all that submitted! 2016 Save the Beaches Scholarship Awards First place – Drew O’Connor Second place – Jillian Gaare Third place – Kathryn Disanti Honorable mention – Peter Szucy

Another Snowy Spotted

Dorian Dale snapped this picture of a Snowy Owl at West Gilgo on March 23rd.