|African-American Affinity Group
||AAAG exists to provide a forum where employees and guests can promote awareness of the
Black, African, African-American and Caribbean cultures, share professional insights,
acquire information and provide leadership on their careers and work environment within BNL.
|Amateur Radio Club
||Operates 440-MHz amateur repeater and promotes amateur radio activities.
|Antique & Classic Motoring Club
||Promotes interest in preservation and enjoyment of antique and classic vehicles.
||Uses outdoor range year-round.
Membership Application ~
||Organizes professional and employee exhibits.
|Asian Pacific American Association
||Susan Eng Wong
The APAA promotes
unity and awareness through educational/cultural/social
programs, the annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
events, and through discussion of issues that affect the Asian
Pacific American community at BNL
||Meets monthly to promote understanding, safety, and enjoyment of flying.
Stretching & Warm-up
||Casual play on reserved courts, lunch times and Saturdays year round/singles ladder and doubles
tournament runs Sept. - April.
|B-Fit (Brookhaven Financial Information Team)
||Club shares information related to personal finance and
investing with the goal of increasing members' awareness of the
need for sound financial planning.
|Ballroom Dance Club
||Meets on Wednesday evenings in the North Room at the Brookhaven Center for ballroom dance lessons
given by a professional instructor.
||Teams compete once a week in gym, December - March.
||Members meet during open gym hours.
|BREA (Brookhaven Retired Employees' Association)
||Retired employees meet and discuss issues concerning retirees benefits, etc.
||Meets monthly; uses club's darkroom facilities for black & white and color processing.
||Organizes camp-outs spring, summer, and fall off-site. Holds monthly meetings.
|Chinese Students and Scholars Club (CSSC)
||Meets several times a year to promote and celebrate Chinese culture, play sports and outdoor
activities, and renew friendship among us.
||Have the opportunity to enjoy and learn about making jewelry and other crafts. Instructors
invited to increase our knowledge as well as meet on our own.
|GLOBE Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual Employees
||Meets monthly to provide information and have discussions about issues that affect the GLOBE
employees at the Laboratory.
||Teams compete weekly May thru Aug. and hold tournaments at local courses.
SAFETY REMINDER: NO golfing at softball fields 1-4!
Golfing is only allowable across from security (Bldg. 50), on the south side of
Brookhaven Center only. NOT by the water tower or on the large lawn by the
|Hispanic Heritage Club
||Organizes the Hispanic Heritage Celebration, which runs from September 15 to October 15 each
year. Holds meetings as needed.
||Promotes the culture of Indian subcontinent through festivals, dances, and concerts.
|Jiu Jitsu-Judo Club
||Classes are appropriate for all abilities of men, women and children, ages six and up.
||Promotes enjoyment of motorcycling. Sponsors motorcycle safety courses. Meets 1st Thursday of
month @ Center, 5pm
||Meets weekly to play live music, organizes concerts with BNL & local talent, promotes live music
through ethnic diversity and community relations.
|R/C Model Club
||Operates radio-controlled model planes and cars, lunchtime and scheduled weekends.
|Reiki Community Circle
||Provide the structure for people to incorporate health enhancing skills in their lives. Weekly
meditations and hands-on healing. Meet Thursdays in Bldg. 51 Conference Room at Noon.
|Rifle & Pistol Club
||Holds shoots year-round at off-site range. No firearms allowed on BNL site. Meetings are held
the 2nd Wednesday of the month in Bldg 535 Conference Room at noon.
|Running & Cycling Club
Stretching & Warm-up/Cycling
Stretching & Warm-up/Walking
||Schedules meets spring and fall; holds planning meetings as necessary.
Minimize Common Overuse Injuries
||Provides an opportunity for BNLers and family that love diving to meet new dive buddy’s while
learning more about the sport.
|Singles Social Club
||To get singles to mingle, travel, participate in activities, meet and make friends, have fun and be happy.
Stretching & Warm-up
|Joseph Piacentino, Jr.
||Plays soccer on the ball field in the gazebo area.
||League plays May - September on four ball fields.
|Social and Cultural Club
||Meets weekly to build closer ties between BNL and its neighbors through dance socials and
lessons; organizes ethnic food parties, karaoke sessions, etc. to promote cultural awareness.
||Organized to promote health and fitness through swimming.
|Table Tennis Club
||Plays at noontime in gymnasium and Recreation Bldg.317
|Tai Chi Club
||Ancient Chinese art, which is soft flowing, mentally relaxing form of exercise. Meets three
days a week at Brookhaven Center.
||Meets twice a month to practice and improve speaking skills needed for prepared speeches and
||Promote snowmobile safety and arrange nature watching trips and tours.
|Ultimate Frisbee Club
||Gene Van Buren
||Meets on Monday & Thursday at 5:30pm in the field in front of Currie House during good weather.
All are welcome from beginners to experienced players.
|Veterans Association (BVA)
||To support BNL veterans and employees who are faced with the challenges of their loved ones
currently serving in the military.
||The League plays in the gym on Mon & Wed eve, with practice games on Thurs Noon and Sat at 10am.
If you have a question that is not addressed on this
page, please contact Christine Carter at 631-344-5090 or Joanne Delles at