A Message from the Supervisor

“Welcome to Islip, the 3rd largest town in New York State, but with an endearing small town feel. We are so proud of our town…our beaches, golf courses, marinas, parks, housing opportunities for all, businesses, industrial parks, healthcare and educational institutions including our own Islip MacArthur Airport that provides many job opportunities. I sincerely hope you find this website helpful.” — Angie

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August 9th, 2023 – Kids 8-16 years-old have been learning water safety, life saving techniques, and how to use rescue equipment in Atlantique, Fire Island, in preparation for the New York State Level 1 Ocean Lifeguard Test.

The seven-week program includes how to identify dangerous water conditions, and introduces participants to the duties and responsibilities of an ocean lifeguard. The program is run through Open Water Swim Long Island.

For more information on future programs, please call the Town of Islip Sports and Aquatics Division at 631-224-5404

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