|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; provides free instruction to beginners.
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||Organizes professional and employee exhibits.
|Asian Pacific American Association
||Susan Eng Wong
|Our primary purpose is to actively support and promote BNL's objectives and
goals towards diversity in the workplace, and in particular, to help enlighten the entire
Lab community about issues of concern to the Asian Pacific Americans.
||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.
|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, Dec. - Mar.
||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
||Schedules meets spring and fall; holds planning meetings as necessary.
||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.
||Plays tennis on BNL courts and organizes tournaments.
||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.
||To provide an opportunity to BNL employees, retirees and their families/guests who have a common
interest in traveling to enjoy overnight trips and vacations at a discounted rate.
|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 Rula-Delles at