Socrates Halloween Harvest 2011

Halloween Harvest Festival @ Socrates Park

Socrates Sculpture Park presents Halloween Harvest Festival afternoon of face-painting, costume-making, performance, and canine competition to the park! Saturday from 11am – 3pm, as they invoke the spirits and share the stories and legends of Queens.

mccarren park october pumpkin patch farmers market

This October Weekend: Pumpkin Patches and Farmers Markets

And there is no better way to celebrate the turning of the season than by partaking of the bounty at our neighborhood farmers’ markets. Check out the Saturday pumpkin patch for the kids, a whole page of recipes for in-season kale, and a beautiful apple and pear pie.

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After-school fiber art class on Mondays @ LemonSky

One-hour fiber art classes on Mondays (age 6 and up) from 4:15-5:15pm. The children will learn the basics of knitting and crochet in addition to fun and meaningful fiber art projects that entail techniques like weaving, sewing, felting, and fabric printing