Suffern: Wildlife Management In Your Backyard, with Chuck Stead of Cornell Cooperative Extension. The suburban community intersects along the edge of the woodlot but the wild community also spills over into suburbia in our parks, along the water ways and even in our back yards. Free. 10:30 a.m. Library, 210 Lafayette Ave. 845-357-1237.
Piermont: Farmers Market. 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sundays thru Nov. 24. downtoearthmarkets.com Call 914-923-4837. M&T Bank Parking Lot, Piermont Avenue and Ash Street (at 527 Piermont Ave.). 914-923-4837.
Ramsey: Farmers Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays till Nov. 24. www.ramseyfarmersmarket.org. Eric S. Smith Middle School, 73 Monroe Street. 201-785-2313.
New City: Family Sundays. A family farm experience for children ages 4 and older accompanied by a parent or guardian. The program is offered on the first Sunday of the month. Activities include farm tours, a seasonal activity using natural materials and a chance to work alongside the farm team. Register at familysundaysatcropseyfarm.bpt.me Call 845-634-3167 or email email@example.comAlso: Aug. 4, Sept. 1 and Oct. 6. $10 first child; $5 each additional child per family. 10-11:30 a.m. Cropsey Community Farm, 220 South Little Tor Road. 845-634-3167.
Nyack: Drainage Around Your Home — Taking Precautions Before the Next Hurricane Hits. Chuck Stead, a Cornell environmental educator, will discuss storm water mitigation, drainage alternatives and appropriate landscape design. Registration. Free. 6-8 p.m. Library, 59 S. Broadway. 845-358-3370.
Spring Valley: Farmers Market. Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Nov. 20. Call 914-923-4837. downtoearthmarkets.com. Memorial Park, Memorial Park Drive. 845-352-1100.
Nyack: Farmers Market. Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. from May 9 until Nov. 21. Veteran’s Park, Main Street.
New City: Teen Program: Exploring Roots. Create vegetarian dishes using veggies that grow underground. This hands-on workshop will have you assembling, cooking and eating. Registration begins July 9. To register, go to www.newcitylibrary.org and click on “Teens.” Free. 6 p.m. Library, 220 N. Main St. 845-634-4997.
Stony Point: Master gardener demonstration garden tours. On these monthly tours, visitors can Tour the beautiful gardens, including ones for shade, perennials, ferns, herbs, native plants, containers and ornamental grasses, and learn which plants grow best in Rockland. Gardens included are: The Ralph Snodsmith Perennial Garden; Hillside and Shade Garden; Fern Garden; Herb Garden; Ornamental Grass Garden; Cutting Garden; Container Gardens; Native Plants; and the Rain Garden. Also: Aug. 25, Sept. 29, Oct. 27. Free. 1-2 p.m. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland, 10 Patriot Hills Drive. 845-429-7085.
New City: First Sunday Walk: Kennedy Dells County Park. Meet Carol Weiss in the parking lot for a stroll through the park on graveled paths, looking for resident and migrating bird species. Trip runs two to two and half hours. Free. 8 a.m. Kennedy Dells Park, 355 N. Main St. 845-358-3659.