BEDFORD, N.Y. -- Bedford Audubon invites the public to attend a rousing selection of nature walks, field trips, workshops, and special events this October.
Here is a rundown of events:
Volunteer: Leon Levy Native Garden. Join gardening enthusiasts in the Leon Levy Native Garden at Bylane Farm every Monday morning through the gardening season. For details, call Janelle at 914-232-1999. Science in Action: Chestnut Ridge Hawkwatch. The fall Hawkwatch has started at the Arthur Butler Sanctuary on Chestnut Ridge Road in Bedford Hills every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through Monday, Dec. 1. Lecture: The Fog with Kathleen Weathers at the Katonah Village Library. The aptly named Weathers from the Cary Institute for Ecosystem Studies, a world-renowned expert in her field, will speak on how fog interacts with the air, land, and water, on mountains and coasts. Refreshments will be served at 7 p.m. (bring a reusable mug to help us reduce ecological footprints) Lecture begins at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8. Special Field Trip: Cape May Migration Bonanza! Be part of a perennial favorite—our annual Columbus Weekend trip to Cape May. Tait Johansson, will maximize your experience by leading you to a variety of habitats in search of migrating raptors, as well as other migratory and resident passerines and shorebirds. Friday, Oct. 10 through Monday, Oct. 13. For rates and registration, contact Jeanne Pollock at firstname.lastname@example.org or 914-519-7801.
See Us: John Jay Homestead Farm Market. Join Bedford Audubon’s Naturalist Tait Johansson for a bird walk around the historic grounds, and then stay for the Farmers Market, which starts at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bird Seed Sale Order Due Date: Make sure you have your order placed by the close of business on Tuesday, Oct. 21, to ensure your entire order is fulfilled. Nature Walk: Explore Hunt-Parker with Bedford Audubon Naturalist Tait Johansson. Join us for a pre-work nature walk in the fields and woods around Bylane. Family-friendly. Meet at Bylane. Thursday, Oct. 23, 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Register with Tait Johansson at email@example.com or 914-232-1999.
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