It may rain this weekend. So some of the outdoor activities may be cancelled. Check before you go.
Fire Truck @ Home Depot
When: Saturday Oct 1 2016 9am-12Noon
Where: Home Depot Near You
Details: Build a toy fire truck with real wheels so you can race it to the rescue! Once the toy truck is built, your child can decorate it with paint & vehicle stickers. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.
World Maker Faire @ NYSCI
When: Saturday and Sunday Oct 1-2, 2016
Where: NY Hall of Science
Details: Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students and commercial exhibitors. Museum admission on October 1 and 2 requires purchase of a World Maker Faire ticket. http://makerfaire.com
Hawktober Day @ Yonkers
When: Saturday Oct 1, 2016 10am-2pm
Where: Lenoir Preserve, Dudley Street, Yonkers
Details: Hawk watch on the lawn (10am-12:30pm join at any time). Join at 1 p.m. for a live hawk and owl presentation with master falconer James Eyring. Free. http://hras.org/trips/hawkday.html
Halloween Train Show @ Lasdon Park
When: Oct 1-2, 8-10, 15-16, 22-23, 29-30 11am-3:30pm
Where: Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Memorial, Somers
Details: Haunted house with train show and seasonal outdoor activities. More info at LasdonPark.org.
Art in Nature: Basics of Seeing and Drawing
When: Saturday Oct 1, 2016 1-3pm
Where: Read Sanctuary, Playland Park, Rye
Details: Bring a sketch pad and pencil to learn the basics of how to see and draw nature subjects. No previous experience necessary. All levels welcome.
Pumpkin Festival @ Barton Orchards
When: Oct 1-2, 2016
Where: 63 Apple Tree Lane, Poughquag, NY
Details: Apple picking, fun zone, corn maze, petting zoo, hay rides, etc. http://bartonorchards.com/events-2/
Renaissance Faire @ Tuxedo Park
When: Saturdays and Sundays through Oct 2 10am-7pm
Where: Tuxedo Park, NY
Details: A Renaissance Faire is a recreation of a Renaissance or Medieval village. It is filled with costumed actors, crafts and games to give patrons the illusion that they have stepped back in time. The New York Renaissance Faire features more than 125 performances on 20 stages, and over 100 craftspeople, all set within 65 acres of beautiful forest.
Brown Bag Movie "Jungle Book" @ Rye Library
When: Monday Oct 3, 2016 1pm-2:45pm
Details: Jungle Book - After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo.Bring your own bagged lunch and we will supply the drinks & snacks while you watch the movie!