Islip Town is currently accepting nominations for the 2017 Women’s History Celebration, which will take place at the 2 p.m. Town Board meeting on March 21.

The town is looking to recognize people who live and/or work within the town who have made “significant contributions to the Islip community,” reads an Islip Town announcement.

Nominations must be received by Tuesday, Feb. 21.

Instructions are below.

The forms and category list can be downloaded from the Town of Islip website: Applications can be mailed to the Department of Parks & Recreation, Attn: M. Figalora, 50 Irish Lane, East Islip, NY 11730, fax to (631) 224-5316, or e-mail to

In addition, a short biography, resume and letters of recommendation must be attached to the nomination form. For more information or assistance, please call the Department of Parks and Recreation at (631) 595-3500 ext.1033 or (631) 224-5310.

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