Tuesday, November 6, 2018
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  Old Saybrook: Fairy Doors Scavenger Hunt
Find the doors to the Fairy Realm. There are 28 of these five-inch doors in retail locations throughout town. See how many you can find. Maps and photos of the doors available online or at Sweet Luna's, Ocean Art Studio, and the Acton Library. More info: 860-395-3139

Various Locations: Walktober
Welcome to the 28th Annual Walktober in The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor. After 28 years, Walktober is still the best way to celebrate all the beauty, historic treasures and working farms of the 35 towns of eastern Connecticut and south-central Massachusetts. With more than 200 unique experiences, you値l get a chance to see some of the most beautiful landscapes in New England, meet some of the heroes and scoundrels who shaped our nation, and see first-hand what it means to farm and eat local. All of this is made possible by the most passionate volunteers you will ever meet. Every Walktober leader will share with you what they love about The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor. Whether you call The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor home, or you are visiting for the first time or the 10th time, you値l come away with a new appreciation for why this place is so special. If you pair this brochure with one of The Last Green Valley痴 Explore! Guides, you値l also find many places to shop local, catch a fabulous meal or relax with a drink after your Walktober adventures. Keep them both for ideas of year-round things to do. And, visit our website, thelastgreenvalley.org, or follow us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter for information about our monthly programs, including Acorn Adventures for kids and Ranger programs. Enjoy Walktober and help us care for, enjoy and pass on The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor.

1:00pm [1:00pm] New Canaan: Awesome Autumn Day
Frolic in the leaves and take part in field games including a pumpkin ring toss, corn hole, parachute games, relay races, scavenger hunt, and more. More info: 203-966-9577

[2:00pm] Branford: Nuts for Squirrels
During this fun activity and game-filled program, learn how squirrels remember where they hide their acorns, their adaptation, and the important role they play in the environment. Grades K-4 Pre-register: 203-488-1441, ext 323

[2:00pm] Farmington: All Sorts of Animals
How do you know if an animal is a reptile, bird, mammal, or fish? Students will have fun while investigating evidence including live invertebrates and a reptile. They will learn how to start classifying animals. Grades 1-3 Pre-registeR: 860-673-6791

3:00pm [3:00pm] Cheshire: South Asian Festival
Children and teens will create their own Rangoli artwork, apply henna skin art, learn the origins of henna, and create Rangoli sand art outside. Concludes with Masala Bhangra, an Indian-inspired folk dance. More info: 203-272-2245

[4:00pm] Simsbury: Sew Kids - Meet the Machine
This is the required certification class for all of the Sew Kids programs. It's a hands-on introduction to using sewing machines, and includes a beginner's project. Grades 2-6. Pre-register: 860-658-7663

[4:30pm] Wallingford: Fairy Tale STEAM
The Big Bad Wolf is coming to huff and puff and blow your house down. Can you build a house strong enough to stop him? Ages 5-7. Pre-register: 203-265-6754