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A Message from the Supervisor

“Welcome to Islip, the 3rd largest town in New York State, but with an endearing small town feel. We are so proud of our town…our beaches, golf courses, marinas, parks, housing opportunities for all, businesses, industrial parks, healthcare and educational institutions including our own Islip MacArthur Airport that provides many job opportunities. I sincerely hope you find this website helpful.” Angie

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Sun. 3 Mar, 2024

BAFFA: Student Art Exhibitions

Sun. 3 Mar, 2024 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
<Student Art Shows 2024

Every Spring BAFFA showcases the artwork of the local area’s elementary, middle, and high schools. This year the exhibits begin on March 2 and 3 with artwork by Sayville and Bayport-Blue Point elementary schools. Artwork by Sayville and Bayport-Blue Point Middle School students will be featured on March 16 and 17. Both exhibits can be seen at the BAFFA Art Gallery from 1 to 4 PM on those weekends. The exhibits are open to the public and are free. We hope the young artists’ moms and dads, siblings, uncles and aunts, and grandparents will stop by the Gallery to view the children’s artwork.

The annual Juried Invitational High School Art Exhibition will take place on April 13 and 14 from 1 to 4 PM. Twelve area high schools will be represented in this year’s exhibition. They are Bayport-Blue Point, Bayshore, Bellport, Brentwood, Commack, Connetquot, Eastport-South Manor, Longwood, Patchogue-Medford, Sachem East, Sachem North, and Sayville. This is always an exciting show with some of the best artwork by local high school students. Among the prizes to be awarded will be the Jacqueline C. Palmer Award, the Olivia and Harlan Fischer Award, and two awards from Women Sharing Art. The award ceremony will take place on April 13 from 2-3 PM. The show is open to the public and is free.

The BAFFA Art Gallery is located in the Gillette House at 47 Gillette Avenue in Sayville. For further information: (631) 589-7343 or

Mon. 4 Mar, 2024

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Tue. 5 Mar, 2024

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Wed. 6 Mar, 2024

The 2024 State of the Town Address Delivered by Supervisor Carpenter

Wed. 6 Mar, 2024 2:00 pm

Planning Board Meeting

Wed. 6 Mar, 2024 6:00 pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Islip Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 6th at 6:00 p.m. at the Islip Town Hall, 655 Main Street, Islip, New York to consider the merits and to clarify the issues of the following land use applications and to review the associated environmental impacts. The meeting will also be streamed live over the Internet. Instructions on how to access the livestream will be available below.

3/6/2024 - Planning Board Meeting Agenda


Subject to change*

Thu. 7 Mar, 2024

There are no events on this day.

Fri. 8 Mar, 2024

BAFFA: Meet the Composer Night at the Gallery

Fri. 8 Mar, 2024 7:00 pm
Meet the Composer (Square Version) (1)

The Bay Area Friends of the Fine Arts (BAFFA) is thrilled to announce, "Meet the Composer Night" featuring an exclusive live interview with acclaimed composer and conductor Bradley S. Hartman. Hosted by BAFFA, this captivating event will also showcase a mesmerizing performance by Strings Attached, a dynamic chamber ensemble comprised of talented musicians from the BAFFA Symphony Orchestra.

Bradley S. Hartman, celebrated for his innovative compositions and extraordinary conducting prowess, will take center stage for an insightful interview. The audiences will have the unique opportunity to delve into Hartman's creative process, gain valuable insights into the world of classical music composition, and explore the inspiration behind his renowned works. Don’t miss this extraordinary evening of music and conversation. Join us for "Meet the Composer Night" on Friday, March 8th at 7:00 PM

The BAFFA Art Gallery is located in the Gillette House at 47 Gillette Avenue in Sayville. For further information: (631) 589-7343 or

Sat. 9 Mar, 2024

2024 Boater Safety Course

Sat. 9 Mar, 2024 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

2024 Boater Safety Course
Boater Safety Feb - June

NYS requires all watercraft operators to obtain Safety Boater Certification by January 1, 2025. Boaters born on or after January 1st, 1978, must be certified by 2024. Don't miss this opportunity to get your certification before the end of the year!

See the flyer above for full details.

2024 Summer Jobs: WALK-IN INTERVIEWS

Sat. 9 Mar, 2024 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Summer Job Opportunities
Job Fair 2024  full page

The Town will host Walk-In interviews for Summer Job Roles on two dates: Saturday, March 9th from 11am - 3pm at Brookwood Hall, and Tuesday, April 16th from 3pm - 7pm at the Brentwood Recreation Center. Salaries start at $15.00/hr. See the flyer above for full details.

BAFFA: Symphony Orchestra in Concert

Sat. 9 Mar, 2024 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Square Flyer March Orch Concert (1)

The BAFFA Symphony Orchestra invites you to join them in Dancing Into New Music. The orchestra will perform Faure’s Pavane, Opus 50, and the world premiere of Music Director, Bradley S. Hartman’s Symphony No. 2 in C Minor. The concert, on March 9, at the Sayville Middle School, begins at 2:00 PM and is free. Donations are appreciated. Sayville Middle School is located at 291 Johnson Avenue in Sayville

For further information: (631) 589-7343 or