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Premiere Pastry Shop Opens in Stony Brook

Premiere Pastry Shop Opens in Stony Brook

Premiere Pastry Shop officially opened their second location in the Harbor Crescent section of picturesque Stony Brook Village during the Center’s popular Spring Appreciation Day festivities, to the delight of everyone attending!

Discovery Wetlands Cruises Start May 16

Discovery Wetlands Cruises Start May 16

Learn the importance and fragility of a wetlands ecosystem, enjoy the beauty of a salt marsh moraine and be amazed at the untouched beauty of Long Island’s North Shore this summer. Book your cruise around the harbor and wetlands aboard the “Discovery” Wetlands Cruises beginning […]

A. Marshall Irving: The Man Behind the Beloved Stony Brook Eagle

A. Marshall Irving: The Man Behind the Beloved Stony Brook Eagle

Marshall Irving was always fascinated with how things work.

You know the type. He can fix almost anything. And as the ‘Keeper of the Stony Brook Eagle’ atop the Federalist-style Post Office in Stony Brook, he’s the person responsible for making sure the clock works and the eagle’s wings flap every hour on the hour, as they’ve  done since 1941, delighting visitors.

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St. Patrick’s Day Festivities & Irish Soda Bread Competition March 3

St. Patrick’s Day Festivities & Irish Soda Bread Competition March 3

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization will host a fun filled event in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday, March 3, 2019 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm at their Educational & Cultural Center in Stony Brook Village.

Steampunk Art at ‘Treasure That Trash’ Exhibit

Steampunk Art at ‘Treasure That Trash’ Exhibit

In commemoration of Earth Day in April, the Ward Melville Heritage Organization will present Treasure That Trash, a not-to-be-missed exhibit of impressive artistry created from a variety of common items including recycled materials, beach trash, paint, wood and many more. The exhibit will be on […]

Fashion Show, Amazing Foods, Raffles and More at Taste of Stony Brook Event

Fashion Show, Amazing Foods, Raffles and More at Taste of Stony Brook Event

Come out and see a fashion show, enjoy live music and sample foods from some amazing restaurants in Stony Brook Village for the “Taste of Stony Brook Village …Ladies Night In” event on Tuesday, February 26 from 6 pm to 8 pm at Ward Melville Heritage Organization’s Educational & Cultural Center in Stony Brook.

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Top Fifteen Gifts and Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Top Fifteen Gifts and Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is coming and the shops at Stony Brook Village are a great place to find the perfect gift for your loved ones, with quaint and unique shops and businesses offering sweet treats and thoughtful ideas. Stony Brook is also a romantic place to […]

Feel Like a Kid in a Candy Shop at Chocolate Works

Feel Like a Kid in a Candy Shop at Chocolate Works

As soon as you walk into Chocolate Works in Stony Brook Village, the first things you notice is how absolutely amazing it smells in here. At any given time, there are 100 pounds of fresh chocolate warming in the giant vats and the fragrance fills […]

Winter Break Program for Kids

Winter Break Program for Kids

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization will host “Hibernations Creations,” a 3-day Winter Break Puppet-Making Workshop for kids 6 through 9 at their Educational & Cultural Center in Stony Brook Village February 19, 20 and 21, 2019.

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Celebrate the ‘Year of the Pig’ at Chinese New Year Celebration

Celebrate the ‘Year of the Pig’ at Chinese New Year Celebration

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization will host its Annual Chinese New Year Celebration on Saturday, February 2 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm at its Educational and Cultural Center in the Stony Brook Village Center. To usher in the “Year of the Pig” the event will […]