Here are the details for three great events (click on the links for more information). Scroll down to the end of this article for information on a few more.
Hike the Overlook Trail
When: 10 a.m. Saturday
Where: Teatown Lake Reservation at 1600 Spring Valley Road in Ossining
Why go? The group will visit one of the least frequented areas of Teatown on this moderate hike through Hidden Valley and up the Overlook Trail. Look for box turtles and snakes in the blueberry meadow and see how the blight on hemlocks has changed the landscape. The cost is $5. Call 914-762-2912, extension 110 to make a reservation.
March on Washington 50th Anniversary Commemorative March
When: 11 a.m. Saturday
Where: Washington Street in Peekskill, from Welcher Avenue to South Street
Why go? Social Progress Advocates for Real Change (SPARC) and the Peekskill Youth Football League are sponsoring this event. They're invited all community members to attend and remember the historic event.
Two Trolley Tours: The Last Sangria Sunset and Jamaica Jump Off Peekskill Style
When: 5:45 p.m. Saturday and 4:45 p.m. Monday, respectively
Where: Board the trolley in front of the Beanrunner Cafe at 201 South Division Street in Peekskill
Why go? You can't go wrong with either of these trips. Both offer a bit of history, plus guacamole, sangria and a sunset in the first. The second boasts BBQ jerk chicken and reggae music. Each event is $20.
Labor Day Weekend
Happy unofficial end of summer! We hope you made the most of it. Text your favorite Labor Day barbecue or summer photos to 917-207-9660 with your name and see them featured on Patch!
Visit the Patch calendar for more great events.