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April Fool's Polar Plunge

Polar plungers take a quick dip in the

Polar plungers take a quick dip in the Great South Bay at Corey Beach in Blue Point to raise money for Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind. (April 7, 2013) Photo Credit: Tara Conry

With the water temperature in the mid-40s, about 100 people ran into the Great South Bay for the Bayport-Blue Point Lions Club's second annual "April Fools Polar Plunge" at Corey Beach. The event raised about $1,000 for the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind.

About 100 people plunged into the Great South
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

About 100 people plunged into the Great South Bay at Corey Beach in Blue Point to raise money for the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind. (April 7, 2013)

Bayport friends Leah Horner, 12, Lyndsey Ingber, 11,
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Bayport friends Leah Horner, 12, Lyndsey Ingber, 11, and Karly Walch, 12, plunged into the chilly waters of the Great South Bay at Corey Beach to raise money for the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind. (April 7, 2013)

Rebeckah Lester, 17, of Mount Sinai, and the
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Rebeckah Lester, 17, of Mount Sinai, and the Dilger sisters, Adriana, 18, and Tabea, 16, of Port Jefferson Station, participated in the April Fools Polar Plunge at Corey Beach in Blue Point. (April 7, 2013)

April 7, 2013 - Bayport-Blue Point

Jon Campanelli, 17, a member of the Bayport-Blue
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Jon Campanelli, 17, a member of the Bayport-Blue Point High School's Leos Club, outlasted all the other plungers in the water at the second annual Bayport-Blue Point April Fools Polar Plunge. (April 7, 2013)

Allison Boucher, 9, comes up for air after
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Allison Boucher, 9, comes up for air after diving head first into the chilly Great South Bay with friends and family for the second annual Bayport-Blue Point April Fools Polar Plunge. (April 7, 2013)

Olivia Boucher, 11, of Sayville, runs out of
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Olivia Boucher, 11, of Sayville, runs out of the cold water at Corey Beach, where polar plungers raised roughly $1,000 for the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind. (April 7, 2013)

Jillian Knopf, 11, of Sayville, frolicked in the
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Jillian Knopf, 11, of Sayville, frolicked in the frigid waters of the Great South Bay for the second annual Bayport-Blue Point April Fools Polar Plunge at Corey Beach. (April 7, 2013)

Polar plungers take a quick dip in the
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Polar plungers take a quick dip in the Great South Bay at Corey Beach in Blue Point to raise money for Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind. (April 7, 2013)

With the water temperature in the mid-40s, dozens
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

With the water temperature in the mid-40s, dozens of plungers ran into the Great South Bay for the Bayport-Blue Point Lions Club's second annual April Fools Polar Plunge at Corey Beach. (April 7, 2013)

About 100 kids and adults took a dip
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

About 100 kids and adults took a dip into the Great South Bay at Corey Beach for the second annual April Fools Polar Plunge, hosted by the Bayport-Blue Point Lions and Leos. (April 7, 2013)

The Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind's Elizabeth
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

The Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind's Elizabeth Kirkland, Judy Wines and Thomas Wines attended the polar plunge with their dogs Clancy, Dice and Mazel. (April 7, 2013)

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