When: Today, Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What: Have fun helping to carve pumpkins for display at the annual Pumpkin Walk at Twilight. Carving tools will be available or bring your own. While pumpkin supplies last.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown.
When: Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to noon
What: Living at Nature’s Pace: Farming and the American Dream. Enjoy reading about American agriculture and the family farm in this collection of essays by Gene Logsdon. Then join our discussion to share your thoughts about the book.
Where: Ford Nature Center, 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown
Info: Call Ford Nature Center at 330-740-7107
When: Sunday, 5:30 to 8 p.m.
What: Experience the magic of the fall season during Pumpkin Walk at Twilight. Take a stroll along the Gardens’ pumpkin-lined paths as day turns to night. Enjoy live entertainment by JD Eicher and family-friendly activities.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens
WORKING WITH GOURDS
When: Monday, 9:30 a.m. to noon
What: Join us to learn about the origin, growing, harvesting and crafting of gourds. You will know how to grow your own festive fall decorations for years to come. The session includes gourd seeds.
Where: Ohio State University Extension Office, 490 S. Broad St., Canfield.
Info: Call 330-533-5538 or go to http://go.osu.edu/ilovegourds
FALL PRUNING CLINIC
When: Tuesday, 4 to 6:30 p.m.
What: Join Eric Barrett, OSU Extension Educator, to learn what and how to prune in the fall of the year.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens.
Cost: $20, includes a set of pruners.
Details/registration: http://go.osu.edu/fallprune or call 330-533-5538.
When: Wednesday, 9 a.m.
What: Join our volunteer-led recreational hike and walk at your own pace. Moderate 1 or 3 miles.
Where: East Newport Boat Launch, East Newport Drive, Youngstown.
Info: Call Ford Nature Center at 330-740-7107.