Friday, October 1, 2010

Weekend Picks

What to do and where to do it this weekend in Northern Westchester

The Magnets with Kim Clarke One of the best known woman bassist in Jazz, Kim Clarke performs with the MAGNETS. Friday, 8:00 pm. Bean Runner Cafe

Green Gardening Join Maggie Pichura, environmental educator and master gardener to learn about gardening sustainably by using natural methods for controlling weeds, insects, and more. Saturday, 10:00 am. Teatown Lake Reservation

Stone Barns Harvest Fest Enjoy a daylong festival of food, music, and educational activities including hayrides, farm games, workshops on food and farming, and a farmers market. Saturday, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture

Community Tag Sale The Huntersville section of Yorktown Heights will be having a series of tag sales, with goods for sale at the Community Church as well as homes along Baptist Church Road, Hunterbrook Road, and other streets. Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Huntersville

Legends and Lore of the Little People Storyteller Jonathan Kruk spins tales of leprechaun lairs, elfin dens, faerie eyries, and a troll bridge! Saturday, 2:00 pm. Ward Pound Ridge Reservation

Cerealism! A Collage Making Workshop Join Pop artist Michael Albert for a unique collage workshop. Saturday, 12:00 to 5:00 pm. The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Breakfast With the Hawks Join Hawk Counter Arthur Green and Westmoreland Sanctuary’s Adam Zorn to watch the spectacular annual fall raptor migration. Sunday, 9:00 am. Bedford Audubon Society

Bee Keeping Can one bee hive have 200,000 members? How are bees connected to one third of all the fruit, nuts, and vegetables we eat? Learn the answers to these questions and more. Sunday, 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Muscoot Farm

Rising Stars The brilliant young musicians from Caramoor’s mentoring programs perform a program of works by Mozart in the magnificent Music Room. Sunday, 4:00 pm. Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts

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