Coming Up: Family Fall Festival at Sheldrake
15 Oct, 2013
By Joyce Newman, Environmental Reporter
Get some family time in Sunday, October 20 from 1 to 4 pm at Sheldrake Environmental Center in Larchmont. The afternoon promises loads of fun for every age group, with a wide range of activities: pumpkin and face painting, live animals and music, story time and book signings, scavenger hunts, eco-crafts, and a raffle with prizes from Miller’s Toys and Stephanie’s Kloset. (Food will be available for purchase.)
If you purchase admission tickets online here by October 17, there’s a discounted rate: $5 for members, $8 for non-members (free under age 2). Plus you’ll get express check-in at the event. You can buy raffle tickets in advance online too!
Tickets purchased at the event will be $7 for members, $10 for non-members. Entrance includes one free pumpkin (while supplies last).
Parking and shuttle service will be available from Bonnie Briar Country Club, 808 Weaver St., across from Sheldrake Environmental Center.
The Festival is made possible with support from Green Home Consulting, Larchmont Music Academy, Richela Morgan “The Green Crafter”, Stop & Shop, the Town of Mamaroneck, the Village of Larchmont, Bonnie Briar Country Club, and with Larchmont Nurseries’ generous donation of pumpkins.
Sheldrake Environmental Center is a non-profit organization whose mission is to inspire environmental awareness and action in the community, and to preserve, protect and enhance local environmental resources. The center is located at 685 Weaver Street in Larchmont, NY.
Photographs courtesy Sheldrake Environmental Center.