Club News

Bethpage Kiwanis Supports Local Food Pantry - 06/03/2018
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Club members of  stood outside the ShopRite on Hempstead Turnpike, collecting non-perishable food and sundry items on Sunday, June 3rd.   Volunteers handed out flyers with a list of much needed items and we were thrilled with the response from the shoppers.  All items collected were donated to St. Martin of Tours Outreach Center.


6th Annual Street Fair a HUGE Success - 06/01/2018
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Despite a foggy start to the morning, the day turned out to be sunny and warm!   Our vendors reported excellent sales and the music at Campagne House was phenonmenal!  Thank you to all our members who came out to show their support and to the entire Bethpage community for helping to make this event a huge success!    Special thanks to the Nassau County DPW/Highway for their help, NCPD Stroessenreuther  and Bruno for assisting with set up and to our POP Officer Brohman for making sure there was police presence throughout the event.   Thank you to the Shop Owners on Broadway for tolerating us.   We couldn't do this without the support of so...

Memorial Day 2018 - 06/01/2018
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Members of the Kiwanis Club of Bethpage Central Park were proud to participate in the 2018 Bethpage Memorial Day Parade and honor the memory of our American Heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice so that we may enjoy the many freedoms that we have today.  

2018 Bethpage Kiwanis Debra Auer Memorial Scholarship - 06/01/2018
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The Bethpage Kiwanis Debra Auer Memorial Scholarship was presented to Bethpage High School senior Stephanie D'Agostino.   This scholarship is given in memory of one of our charter members who wholeheartedly beleived itn the mission of Kiwanis --  “CHANGING THE WORLD ONE CHILD & ONE COMMUNITY AT A TIME”.  

2018 Bethpage Kiwanis Community Service Scholarship - 06/01/2018
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The 2018 Bethpage Kiwanis Community Scholarship was awarded to Bethpage High School Senior Frank Ragusa.  This Scholarship goes to a  student who has gone above and beyond in volunteer efforts and shows an understanding of  the lasting value of community service. 

Emerge Yoga & Wellness Guided Meditation & Stress Management Workshop - 04/19/2018
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Kiwanis members, friends and clients of Emerge Yoga & Wellness enjoyed a relaxing evening of Guided Meditation and Stress Managment with Chair Yoga.  NAMASTE!


We want to thank the following individuals and organizations who have generously sponsored our 2018 Street Fair:

B.K. Sweeney's Parkside Tavern

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer, District 14

Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker, District 17

East Meadow Kiwanis

Builders Club Visits Local Nursing Home - 02/24/2018
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The JFK Middle School Builders Club Visited Central Island Nursing Home in Plainview.  They gave out Valentine Cards and played Bingo with the residents, who really enjoyed interacting with the children. 

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Monday, December 11, 2017 we honored members of the Bethpage Community who are Truly Everyday Heroes.


Mr. James Benjamin - Bethpage HS Guidance Counselor

Frank Ceglio and the Bethpage Junior Firefighters

John Coumatos, Owner - BK Sweeney's Parkside Tavern

George Hudak, Commander  - Archie McCord VFW Post 4987

Francis Meehan, Quartermaster - Archie McCord VFW Post 4987

Laura Smith - Bethpage Resident and 911 Operator


The New York District Everyday Hero Award was created by

2006-2007 NY District Kiwanis Governor Joe Corace

to recognize individuals who go above and beyond

as part of their everyday lives.

Campagne for Kiwanis Charity Concert - 07/30/2017
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Dozens of people came out to support our FUNdraiser.  President Patti Morrone and Kiwanian First Legislator Laura Schaefer sang their hearts out for the Kiwanis Mission "Changing the World One Child and One Community at a Time".