Guest Speaker: Dr. Malcolm J. Bowman, renowned Professor of Oceanography and Distinguished Service Professor at Stony Brook University poses the question "Can We Continue to Live at the Edge of the Sea?"
Dr. Bowman is the author and editor of more than 60 scientific texts and recently co-authored the book,Between Stony Brook Harbor Tides..
"This book, by two eminent coastal oceanographers, is a must read for those interested or concerned with coastal community planning, management, or marine environmental processes." -Lee E. Koppelman, Executive Director Emeritus, Long Island Regional Planning Board.
The restaurant is located at 116 Division Street in Patchogue. Your check for $38.00 is your reservation, payable to LWV-Brookhaven. Mail to Roberta Fishman, 17 Mott Lane, Brookhaven, NY 11719. Tel. 631-286-0614. Deadline:April 14.
United Nations dinner in October
Annual Luncheon in April
How To Join
To find out more about membership, contact our Membership Chairperson, Marilyn Beard, 631 803-0223.
Voter Service Program
We have an active committee for Voter Services, and provide voter education and registration at various sites around the town, including libraries, colleges, local events, and the Naturalization Ceremonies at the Central Islip Courthouse.
For more information, contact Chairperson Judi Bird, 631 286-3810.
Plans For 2016-2017
During the year we will consider current local issues - water and environmental quality, affordable housing - and county and national issues on the League agenda - agriculture, campaign finance and Citizens United decision, voting rights, education, and access to health services
We can provide a trained facilitator for candidates meetings sponsored by local organizations (contact Nancy Marr, 631 730-6556).
For more information about the League or our program, contact Nancy Marr, co-President, at NMBrookhaven@lwv-suffolkcounty.org or call 631 730-6556