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Check Out Fall Bird Migration At Conservancy In Rye Labor Day Weekend

The Muscoot Farm farmers market is one of several activities offered in Westchester County over Labor Day weekend.
The Muscoot Farm farmers market is one of several activities offered in Westchester County over Labor Day weekend. Photo Credit: Casey Donahue

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- County parks have a full schedule of activities planned for Labor Day weekend. So if you’re staying in town for the holiday, check out these events.

Saturday -- “Life’s a Gall,” from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. at the Lenoir Preserve on Dudley Street, Yonkers, will discuss how galls form and what may be living inside. Call 914 968-5851 for information.

Saturday and Sunday -- Artwork from the Hope Friedland Group will be exhibited at Muscoot Farm, Route 100, Somers, noon until 4 p.m. Call– 914 864-7282 for information. This exhibit will also be on display the following three weekends, ending Sept. 27.

Sunday -- There will be a Fall Bird Migration Hike at the Marshlands Conservancy on Route 1 in Rye (Boston Post Road) from 7:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. Bring binoculars to watch birds heading south for the winter in the Meadow from 2 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Call 914-864-7282 to register.

Sunday - Also on Sunday are historical simulations of colonial customers. A farmers market runs from 10 a.m. -- 3 p.m. at Muscoot Farm, Route100, Somers -- 914-864-7282 for information. It will also be open every Sunday in September.

Friction Fire Workshop will be at the farm 10 a.m. –-- 3 p.m., and teaches how to build a fire and make a firebox. There is a $40 fee and pre-registration is required: 914 864-7286.

Weather Folklore runs from– 1 p.m. -- 3 p.m. Participants will learn how farmers of old predicted weather.

Monday - Another Morning Bird Walk is scheduled Labor Day, Sept. 7 at Muscoot Farm from 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.

For more information on events in county parks, click here .

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