Creek Defender Copiague/Klein Lake

The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with the Town of Babylon to conduct a much needed clean up at Klein Lake on Saturday, May 13th from 9 AM - 12 PM. Adults only please. Download the Clean Swell app […]

Bandalong Bandit Clean Out

Check out the Bandalong Bandit Clean Out on Wednesday, May 17 @ 9 AM. Meet up is behind the Town of Babylon Annex off Phelps Lane behind the football field at the Carll's River. Contact person on site is Janet Soley. Register here: www.savethegreatsouthbay.org/volunteer

Town of Babylon Fall Beach Cleanup

Gilgo Beach

Join us as we team up with Senator Alexis Weik, Town of Babylon's Department of Environmental Control,  and Town of Babylon Health & Wellness & Balloon Mission to do three simultaneous Beach Cleanups at Gilgo, Cedar, and Overlook Beach’s on Saturday, October 21, 2023, from 9:00 AM to 12 Noon. All are welcome, especially young […]

2024 Kick Off Community Social @ Blue Point Brewing, Patchogue

Blue Point Brewing 225 West Main St., Patchogue, NY

Join us for evening of live music, cold beer & camaraderie as Save the Great South Bay volunteers get together to kick off 2024 at Blue Point Brewing on Thursday, January 25th from 7-9 PM. Come down to learn more about how you can get involved in the Creek Defender program, the Great South Bay […]

West Islip RESCHEDULED TO 03/30

Postponed due to forecast - new date Saturday, 03/30/24   West Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to clean up along the Willetts & Sampawams Creeks on Saturday, March 23rd from 9:00 AM […]

West Babylon Santapogue Creek Clean Up

West Babylon - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Town of Babylon to clean up along the Santapogue Creek on Saturday, March 30th from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM.  All are welcome - scouts, students, families, local organizations, […]

West Islip Willetts & Sampawams Creeks Clean Up

West Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to clean up along the Willetts & Sampawams Creeks on Saturday, March 30th from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM.  All are welcome - scouts, students, families, […]

Islip Orowoc Creek Creek Clean Up

Islip - Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to keep the arteries to the Bay free flowing at our upcoming Creek Clean Up along Orowoc Creek on Saturday, April 6, 2024 from 9 AM - 12 PM.  Meetup is at 270 Freeman Avenue. All are welcome – scouts, students, families, local […]

Babylon Clean Up – Carlls River

Babylon - Join us as we team up with the Town of Babylon to keep the arteries to the Bay free flowing at our upcoming Creek Clean Up along Carll’s River on Sunday, April 14, 2024 from 9 AM - 11 AM.  Meetup is at the Park Ave Tennis Courts. All are welcome – scouts, […]

Massapequa Creek Clean Up

Massapequa - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Massapequa Take Action Coalition to clean up along the Massapequa Creek on Saturday, May 11 from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM. All are welcome - scouts, students, families, local organizations, […]