Before summer finally says goodbye, this weekend is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of the many family programs offered by the Wolf Conservation Center in South Salem. There are also lots of other events, including farmers markets, art shows and the local music scene, to enjoy.
Check out these events:
Friday, Aug. 31
Art Show to Benefit LVAC: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Friday marks the last chance to see Jeff Vreeland’s art show at the Katonah Village Library. A percentage of the sales go to benefit the Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps. The exhibit is open during regular library hours, 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 26 Bedford Road, Katonah.
Saturday, Sept. 1
Gossett Brothers Farm Market: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. The Gossett Brothers Farm Market features fresh produce, meats and cheese, as well as seafood. The market is located at 1202 Route 35, at Gossett Brothers Nursery in South Salem.
Evening Howl for All Ages at WCC: 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Join the Wolf Conservation Center for a special Evening Howl and enjoy visiting the wolves during their favorite hour - dusk. Learn about the mythology, biology and ecology of wolves in North America and enjoy a sunset howl with the wolves. You’ll observe the WCC’s critically endangered red wolves, and Mexican wolves, as well. Cost is $16 for adults and $13 for children under 12. Pre-registration is required. Visit www.nywolf.org. 7 Buck Run, South Salem
Sunday, Sept. 2
Pack Chat for Kids: 11 a.m. This is the Wolf Conservation Center's introduction to wolves for families with young children. Kids will learn about the mythology surrounding wolves and the important role of wolves in the natural world. Guests visit ambassador wolves Alawa and Zephyr, as well as the WCC’s critically endangered red wolves, and Mexican gray wolves, too. Don’t forget a camera. Cost is $13 for adults, $11 for children. Pre-registration is required. Visit www.nywolf.org for info. 7 Buck Run, South Salem
Live Music at North Star: 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. Dennis Collins and Mike DiMeo will perform at the North Star restaurant in Pound Ridge. Collins, who is accompanied on piano by DiMeo, has recorded with stars such as Roberta Flack, Sting, Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Sheryl Crow and Faith Hill. North Star is located at 85 Westchester Ave. in Pound Ridge. Call 914-764-0200 for more information.
Do you have an event you’d like to publicize? Visit of Lewisboro events page at http://lewisboro.dailyvoice.com/events or our Pound Ridge events page at http://poundridge.dailyvoice.com/events and add your event to our calendar.