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Events at Westchester County Parks the Week of March 10th 2020.

Events at Westchester County Parks the Week of March 10th 2020.

TUESDAY, MARCH 10

Muscoot Farm, Route 100, Somers: (914) 864-7282

Caregiver and Me Pop-In: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

3- to-5-year-olds can enjoy a story, then help Farmer Brandy cook in the kitchen. Registration and fee required at (914) 864-7286. Also 3/17 and 24.

THURSDAY, MARCH 12

Muscoot Farm, Route 100, Somers: (914) 864-7282

Caregiver and Me Book and Cook Pop-In: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

3- to-5-year-olds can enjoy a story, then help Farmer Brandy cook in the kitchen. Registration and fee required at (914) 864-7286. Also 3/19 and 26.

FRIDAY, MARCH 13

Westchester County Center, 198 N. Central Ave., White Plains: (914) 995-4050

Westchester Knicks v. Canton Charge: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Info and tickets at Westchesterknicks.com.

SATURDAY, MARCH 14

Croton Point Nature Center, Croton Point Ave., Croton-on-Hudson: (914) 862-5297

Listen and watch for spring displays of woodcocks along the landfill margin. Bring a flashlight and binoculars and wear warm clothing. Meet at ballfield parking lot. For ages 8 and up. Check sawmillriveraudubon.org for program weather updates.

Muscoot Farm, Route 100, Somers: (914) 864-7282

Morning Farm Chores: 8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Have what it takes to be a farmer? Help the farm staff do farm chores. Registration and a fee  required at (914) 864-7286. Ages 8 and up.

Lenoir Preserve, 19 Dudley St., Yonkers: (914) 968-5851

Maple Saturday: Sap to Syrup: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Come sweeten up your Saturday morning! Attendees will get to see how trees are tapped and how the sap is collected and boiled down. Try samples and taste the difference between real and artificial maple syrup. We’ll even make “sugar on snow,” Optional pancake breakfast with special maple treats: fee $5 per person.

Trailside Nature Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River: (914) 864-7322

Sugaring Off: 12 noon – 3 p.m.

Enjoy winter's sweet rewards at this annual celebration that offers food, music and sugaring demonstrations all day.  Co-sponsored by the Friends of Trailside Nature Museum.

Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, 1 Playland Park, Rye: (914) 967-8720

Discover what makes a habitat unique and perfect for the incredible animals that live there. Meet animals from the rain forest, desert and our very own temperate forest. Presented by naturalist Anthony Cogswell. Sponsored by the Friends of Read Sanctuary.

Cranberry Lake Preserve, 1609 Old Orchard St., North White Plains: (914) 428-1005

Naturalist’s Choice: 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Join us for a surprise program that you will be fun and informative.

Marshlands Conservancy, Route 1, Rye: (914) 835-4466

Volunteer Work Project: Bordering the Hiking Trails: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Please bring work gloves. All hand tools will be provided.

SUNDAY, MARCH 15

Muscoot Farm, Route 100, Somers: (914) 864-7282

Sugaring Off Party: 12 noon – 3 p.m.

Enjoy our last day of sugaring by listening to music, tasting maple treats, watching demonstrations and doing a scavenger hunt.

Westchester County Center, 198 N. Central Ave., White Plains: (914) 995-4050

Westchester Knicks v. Raptors 905: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Info and tickets at Westchesterknicks.com.

Marshlands Conservancy, Route 1, Rye: (914) 835-4466

Friends of Marshlands Annual Meeting: 5:30 7 p.m.

Find out what our Friends organization is all about and listen to a guest speaker.

More info at parks.westchestergov.com.

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