What to do in North Salem this weekend: Friday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 14
A sunny and pleasant weekend is in store for northern Westchester, and along with it plenty of fun summer activities to take advantage of the season. Peaches are ripe for picking at Harvest Moon in North Salem, food trucks will be lined up in Pound Ridge, and zinnias are in full bloom at the new Honeybee Grove Flower Farm in Somers. Read on for 18 fun and local things to do in and around North Salem this weekend.
18 things to do this weekend: Friday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 14
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Friday Painters and Artists
- Fri Aug 12 10:30 am
Join a fun and informal group of painters and artists, beginners and experienced, on Friday mornings at the library at 10:30 to work together. There is no instruction and you can draw, paint or work in any medium you choose. You must bring your own materials. There is no registration, just come. It is a great way to meet new people and all are welcome. [more details]
Ruth Keeler Library: Teddy Bear Picnic Story Time - Fri Aug 12 10:30 am
Teddy bear picnic story time at Ruth Keeler Memorial Library, Fridays in August
Bring your teddy bear or favorite stuffie for a special story time.
Peach Picking at Harvest Moon Farm & Orchard
- Fri Aug 12 12:00 pm
Peach Picking now open!Peach pick your own tickets are now available Friday, August 12th through Sunday, August 14th.We will make tickets available according to picking and crop conditions, which are monitored daily. So be sure to check back in regularly for additional picking dates.Click here for tickets. [more details]
Pound Ridge Partnership: Food Truck Fridays - Fri Aug 12 5:00 pm
9 trucks, 1 place, live music. 5PM to 9PM Music by Dave Goldberg and Badger ScratchFood trucks include:Walter's Hot Dogs; Poke Motion; Bazodee; Crafty 'Cue; Waffle Box; Bubbles & Brews; Kisco Sweets & Treats; Melt Mobile; Lickety Sweets [more details]
Honeybee Grove Flower Farm - Fri Aug 12 6:00 pm
The farm will be open for picking in the evening on Friday from 6:00pm to 8:00pm for sunset picking! The evening is our favorite time of day on the farm and we are excited to share it with you. Grab a sandwich or a little nibble from your favorite local establishment, and enjoy it among the flowers. Tickets are limited and required for entry. Each ticket is good for one picking bucket and allows entry for two adults (children welcome too, no additional charge for children). [more details]
Honeybee Grove Flower Farm: U-Pick - Sat Aug 13 10:00 am
Purchase a picking bucket from the red barn. We will provide the scissors. U-pick hours are 10AM - 5PM. Purchase of one picking bucket includes entrance fee for up to two adults. There is no additional charge for children. Picking Bucket $30.00
Additional Adults $5.00
Conversation with Local Gardeners on Zoom - Sat Aug 13 10:00 am
Ruth Keeler Library's Conversation with Local Gardeners meets monthly on the second Saturday of the month at 10:00 am. Bring your questions and ideas to this informal group of local expert garden enthusiasts. This group is free, open to all. Register here. [more details]
Ruth Keeler Library: Conversation with Local Gardeners - Sat Aug 13 10:00 am
Conversation with Local Gardeners meets monthly on the second Saturday of the month at 10:00 am. Bring your questions and ideas to this informal group of local expert garden enthusiasts.
This group is free, open to all.
THE GROUP IS STILL MEETING BY ZOOM – REGISTER AND WE WILL SEND YOU A ZOOM LINK.
Register Here [more details]
The Aldrich: All of the Sky Poetry Reading - Sat Aug 13 4:00 pm
Saturday, August 13 at 4pm Eileen Myles will give a poetry reading and book signing as part of our summer poetry series - All the Sky: Five Poets, Five Saturdays!Eileen Myles is the author of more than twenty books, including For Now, Evolution, Afterglow (a dog memoir), Chelsea Girls and I Must Be Living Twice: New & Selected Poems 1974-2014. Single Poetry Reading: Member: Free; $22 Non-Member; $17 Student/Senior Non-Member. [more details]
Katonah Museum of Art: Summer Social - Sat Aug 13 6:00 pm
An exciting event to enjoy the summer! Relax with an evening of cool drinks, delicious food, and live music. While food, drinks, and seating are available, you are also welcome to bring your own.THE FOUR26 Saturday, August 13 6:00 – 8:00 PM Mixing fresh originals with a wide range of cover songs, The Four26 masterfully blend genres contemporary and classic pop, rock, R&B, classical, alternative, and beyond.Food truck: Kinwich [more details]
3rd Annual Katonah Classic Stage Film Festival - Sat Aug 13 7:30 pm
The 3rd Annual Katonah Classic Stage Film Festival will be on the Bedford Playhouse Lawn, 633 Old Post Rd, Bedford, NY.
Bring chairs and your own picnic or purchase concessions from the Bedford Playhouse and enjoy short films from all over the world.
Seating starts at 7:30 and the films start at sunset. See you there !
RUNNING TIME: @2 hrs
O2 Living Sanctuary Sound Bath - Sun Aug 14 9:30 am
Our next monthly Sound Bath with Andrea Dorio is coming up on August 14. Sound baths are a way of achieving a meditative state through the vehicle of sound vibration. A concert for the soul. [more details]
Muscoot Farm: Farmer's Market - Sun Aug 14 9:30 am
Muscoot's weekly Farmers Market supports farmers and sustainable efforts in our area, featuring over 20 local vendors each week.
9:30 am - 2:30 pm [more details]
North Salem Open Land Foundation: 2nd Sunday Hike - Sun Aug 14 10:00 am
Leave your worries behind and enjoy the cool and calm surroundings of this heavily wooded trail system while we chat about some of the hot topics of conservation and how you can help. Meet at the Marx Entrance located on Rt 138 / Goldens Bridge.Parking is limited; please carpool where possible. We will leave the parking area promptly at 10am. Please bring plenty of water, sunscreen, and a hat. Space is limited, so please reserve your spot today. Please click here to register [more details]
Honeybee Grove Flower Farm: U-Pick - Sun Aug 14 10:00 am
Purchase a picking bucket from the red barn. We will provide the scissors. U-pick hours are 10AM - 5PM. Purchase of one picking bucket includes entrance fee for up to two adults. There is no additional charge for children.
Picking Bucket $30.00
Additional Adults $5.00
Peach Picking at Harvest Moon Farm & Orchard - Sun Aug 14 12:00 pm
Peach Picking now open!
Peach pick your own tickets are now available Friday, August 12th through Sunday, August 14th.
We will make tickets available according to picking and crop conditions, which are monitored daily. So be sure to check back in regularly for additional picking dates.
Click here for tickets. [more details]
Daryl's House Presents Mike Burns and Highway 53 - Sun Aug 14 3:00 pm
Mike Burns and Highway 53 will be playing Mike's original Compositions and a few old Country Blues Standards at Daryl's House on the Back Porch .Mike is an Award winning songwriter / singer having played many festivals and stages over the years . To fill out the Band long time friend Richard Neal will be on Guitar and Mandolin and bassist extraordinaire David Dunaway will be holding down the bottom on the Show !! Call for a reservation !! [more details]
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