Welcome to BERA
Brookhaven Employees' Recreation Association
Temporary Suspension of BERA Programs
Brookhaven Lab is operating in essential mission critical operations mode,
which limits on-site activities to only core, critical functions. Until further notice, QOL/BERA/Recreation programs are
currently suspended. This includes the gymnasium, gym, pool, fitness classes, BERA Summer Break Camp,
all BERA club activities, the BERA Store, Hospitality Coffee and Play Group, and the ASAP Lounge.
ESOL Classes will continue online.
BNL Facilities are not open to the Public!
Notice: All Gym Weight Room memberships will now be sold
through the BERA Store in 488 as of Monday, January 15th. The BERA Store is
open Monday-Friday from 9am-3pm. Name, Life Number and email is required
information, and check or exact cash is preferred.
Further information about the Club, free orientation, and
hours can be found on the Gym
BERA is administered by the Quality of Life/BERA/Recreation Office, located in
Bldg. 400. BERA oversees the many clubs and organizations, and assists in the
administration of the overall program and the use of available recreational
facilities on-site. See a
complete list of BERA
BERA members are BNL employees and retirees of BNL or the Brookhaven Area
Office of the U.S. Department of Energy. Contractors are not permitted to
bring guests. (contractors include NOAA, TFCU, Cafeteria, etc.) You are a BERA
member when you receive your photo ID badge and life number. Tours of all
facilities may also be arranged by calling the Recreation office at 344-2873.
If you have a question that is not addressed on this page, please contact
Christine Carter at 631-344-5090, or send an email to
x5090 FAX: x2940
||x3496 or x2873
Lost & Found
||x2873 or Building 400 - QOL/BERA
All Lab extensions are prefaced by (631) 344-xxxx
Last Modified: July 28, 2020