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.
Stretching & Warm-up
||Casual play on reserved courts, lunch times and Saturdays year round/singles ladder and doubles
tournament runs Sept. - April.
|BNL Pride Alliance
||Meets periodically to provide information and have
discussions about issues that affect LGBT employees at the
||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.
|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.
||To share practical and creative ideas for gardening on LI
and at the Brookhaven Square Park
||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 Group
||The Hispanic Heritage Group (HHG) aims to raise awareness
and aesthetic appreciation of Hispanic culture at the lab. We
||Promotes the culture of Indian subcontinent through festivals, dances, and concerts.
||Join the Maker Movement. Be empowered to become a confident
creator, inventor or tinkerer who can design and collaborate on
projects. We endeavor to provide mentoring and education for
beginners while challenging more advanced makers. Come share
ideas, concepts, techniques, knowledge and fellowship.
||Promotes enjoyment of motorcycling. Sponsors motorcycle
safety courses. Meets 2nd Thursday of month and location will be
|BNL Rock & Blues Music
||Meets weekly to play live music, organizes concerts with BNL & local talent, promotes live music
through ethnic diversity and community relations.
|Pokemon Go Walking Club
|Meets at lunchtime & after hours to promote fitness while
trying to catch Pokemon.
|Reiki Community Circle
||Provide the structure for people to incorporate health
enhancing skills in their lives. Weekly meditations and hands-on
healing. Please call for meeting location.
|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
Stretching & Warm-up
|Joseph Piacentino, Jr.
||Plays soccer on the ball field in the gazebo area.
||League plays May - September on four ball fields.
||Organized to promote health and fitness through swimming.
|Table Tennis Club
|Michael Mc Guigan
||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.
||The club meets to play Tennis together during lunchtimes and
|Trail Blazer Club
||No sponsored trips or events, but group will meet to discuss
snow mobiles and best riding practices.
|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.