• BS Middle School Students at SpruceUp 2012

    SpruceUp 2015 is Coming 5/9

    This year, SpruceUp is back and we want to build on last years success by making it even bigger!  On May 9th, the Bay Shore Beautification Society will be holding the Fourth Annual SpruceUp event, bringing together the entire community to improve our quality of life and ignite the spirit of service in the way [...]

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    SpruceUp 2013 Wrap-Up

    Following the great success of the first SpruceUp Bay Shore, SpruceUp 2013 was just another example of the dedication of the members of the Bay Shore-Brightwaters community!  Over 200 volunteers came out to work on projects large and small on the morning of April 27th, and the impact on our public spaces was huge.  Here [...]

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    A Letter of Thanks

    When we cooked up the idea for SpruceUp Bay Shore around a kitchen table in March of 2012, it was hard to believe that two years later, our little project would have accomplished so much.  To date, SpruceUp Bay Shore events have involved over 500 volunteers, giving back their time to make their community a [...]

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    What is SpruceUp Bay Shore?

    SpruceUp Bay Shore is an annual community clean-up event organized by the non-profit Bay Shore Beautification Society.  By bringing volunteers, service groups, businesses and local government together, SpruceUp seeks not only to improve the quality of life in the Bay Shore-Brightwaters community, but also to provide ample opportunity for people to get involved in service [...]

  • Volunteers clean the gardens in Dr. Kings Park on Main Street during SpruceUp Bay Shore 2012

    SpruceUp 2012 a Major Success

    The First Annual SpruceUp Bay Shore was a huge success, thanks to the many volunteers who came out to give our community its spring cleaning! Residents, neighbors, businesses, landscapers, service organizations and students showed up in full force–over 250 strong–to weed, clip, trim, sweep, paint, clean, plant, dig and clean! Here are just some of [...]