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Events: October 2011

Berkshire Botanical Garden’s 77th Annual Harvest Festival

Saturday, October 1 1:00PM - Sunday, October 2 8:00PM | Stockbridge, MA | directions | website

Live music, crafts, food, silent auction, plant sale, gigantic tag sale, jewelry boutique, farmers market and autumn fun for kids. Saturday and Sunday, October 1 and 2.

Admission: $10 per car includes parking and admission

Hosted by Berkshire Botanical Garden at the Berkshire Botanical Garden: Intersection of Routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge, MA.

Contact Robin Parow at (413) 298-3926 or by e-mail for more information.

DIY Kids - Make Your Own Snack Bags

Friday, October 7 | 7:00PM - 8:00PM | Great Barrington, MA | directions

Make Your Own Snack Bags - Have some old fabric you want to use? Do you have some sewing skills? Learn how to make a basic snack bag that you can put in your backpack and lunch bag. Please stop by or call the Berkshire Co-op Market Front Desk to sign up 413.528.9697

Hosted by Berkshire Co-op Market at the Berkshire Co-op Market: 42 Bridge Street, Great Barrington, MA.

Contact Front Desk at (413) 528-9697 or by e-mail for more information.

Kids Can Cook! Edible Octopus, Goblin Fingers, Dip And Witches Brew

Saturday, October 15 | 1:00PM - 2:00PM | Great Barrington, MA | directions

Edible Octopus, Goblin Fingers, Dip and a Witches Brew *Please note that this is NOT a nut free workshop* Celebrate Halloween at the Co-op by making some creative and healthy Halloween treats. Come in costume and win a prize! Please stop by or call the Berkshire Co-op Market Front Desk to sign up 413.528.9697

Hosted by Berkshire Co-op Market at the Berkshire Co-op Market: 42 Bridge Street, Great Barrington, MA.

Contact Front Desk at (413) 528-9697 or by e-mail for more information.

An Evening of the Arts

Saturday, October 15 | 4:00PM - 10:00PM | Smithfield, RI | directions | website

It is going to be a fun night featuring local musicians, artists, and craftspeople. We will also be doing tours of our gardens, a bonfire, and some food.

Hosted by Revive the Roots at the Mowry Gardens: 374 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI.

Contact Tia Meneses by e-mail for more information.

Chef's Collaborative Farm Dinner

Sunday, October 16 | 7:00PM - 10:00PM | Exeter, RI | directions | website

An Autumn Harvest with Rhode Island's best Farm-to-Fork chefs!

$65 for adults (discount for children)

Hosted by Schartner Farms at the The Pond at Schartner Farms: 1 Arnold Place, Exeter, RI.

Contact Rich Schartner at (401) 294-2044 for more information.

The 2nd Annual Great Pumpkin Festival benefiting St. Jude Children Hospital

Saturday, October 22 | 1:00PM - 7:00PM | Acushnet, MA | directions | website

Our Annual Event right before Halloween Weekend!

Price of Admission Includes:
Tractor Rides
Kids Corn Maze
Pony Rides
Live Broadcast from FUN 107
Pumpkin Painint
Horse Drawn Hayride
Live Entertainment
Mother Goose Storytime
Face Painting
Farm Animals

Price is for the entire day, so come and do everything (as many times as you want! :)

Hosted by Silverbrook Farm at the Silverbrook Farm: 934 Main Street, Acushnet, MA.

Contact Nick Ciaccio at (774) 202-1027 or by e-mail for more information.

BayScape Nursery's 1st Annual Harvest Moon Festival

Sunday, October 23 | 1:00PM - 4:00PM | Narragansett, RI | directions | website

Therell be family fun for everyone at BayScape Nursery kids games, live music, and good food like BBQ! -- come rain or shine! Face painting, gourd bowling, bean-bag toss, longest apple peel, and more. Wear your favorite costume! Bring a non-perishable food item to benefit The Jonnycake Center and get a free mini-pumpkin!!

Hosted by BayScape Nursery at the BayScape Nursery: 933 Boston Neck Rd, Narragansett, RI.

Contact Jen Albamonti by e-mail for more information.