The Bayport Heritage Association was formed in 1983 and is dedicated to the preservation of the history of Bayport. The association has an extensive collection of archival photographs, vintage clothing, artifacts and books. Through the years, the group has been particularly active in the restoration of Meadow Croft, a John Ellis Roosevelt summer home and now a historical museum on the border of Bayport and Sayville. The association provides lectures and resources- educational, historical, environmental and social programs and services for the community and interested public. In June 2018, Blue Point joined the Association to include both communities.

Events Calendar

  The Bayport Blue Point Heritage Association

2018 Events

Next general membership meeting at the 
Bayport-Blue Point Library on 
Sunday, November 25th
 at 2 o’clock. 
Please note this meeting is later in the month due to the library's closure for Veterans Day.

The Doxsee Legacy: Growing Up in a Fishing and Clamming Family

Long Island’s waters once provided clams to over 60 percent of the country. The Doxsee Sea Clam Company, founded shortly after the Civil War by Islip resident James Harvey Doxsee, was at the forefront for nearly 150 years. Please join the Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association in welcoming Bob Doxsee, Jr., who will chronicle the Doxsee family’s contributions to the region’s farming, fishing, and clamming industries. 
All are welcome to attend.

Save these dates- 2018!
Christmas at Meadow Croft will be December 1st & 2nd from 12:00-4:00.

~ The 12 Days of Christmas ~

Special Event!

A Christmas Evening at Meadow Croft!

On Saturday December 1st, from 7:00pm-9:00 pm

Come and take a private guided tour of Meadow Croft all aglow with Christmas! Refreshments will be served. This event is for adults only. Be sure to reserve your spot early, space is limited at 40 people. Price is $20 per person. Register and purchase tickets online only at:

Any questions? Reach out to our chairperson Leanne Berg at 631-235-1702.

Volunteers are always needed to help with this event. Please call Leanne Berg if you are interested, have something to be raffled off or have a display that fits our theme. Her number is 631-235-1702. 


Meetings for 2019

Our meeting dates for 2019 are 2/10, 3/3, 4/14, and 5/15. All meetings will be held at the Bayport-Blue Point Library and begin at 2 pm. Hope to see you there!



Association of Suffolk County Historical Societies


Bay Shore Historical Society

December 1, 10 am to 4 pm
      Snowflake Sale and Bake Sale
December 20, 5:30 pm
      Potluck dinner

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