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October 1, 2013

North Shore in Fall: What to do

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Sense of Wonder Walk for Families: Food Webs in the Stream, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row, Topsfield. Running water is important to many plants and animals. Join lead field teacher Rita Gallant to explore a stream from top to bottom and side to side, turning over rocks and netting water creatures. Find out where the water comes from and where it is going. Meet in the Nature Center. Dress for weather and wear boots. For families with children ages 3 to 10. Members: $7 adult, $6 child; nonmembers: $9 adult, $7 child. Registration required at www.massaudubon.org or 978-887-9264.

Thursday, Nov. 14

Instrumental Invasion: Endicott Ensembles, 7 p.m., Rose Performance Hall, Endicott College, 376 Hale St., Beverly. Concert features Endicott’s instrumental ensembles, including Modern Band Project, Jazz Band, and other student instrumental ensembles. $5 general, free for EC ID holders. Free reception to follow. www.endicott.edu/centerforthearts.

Saturday, Nov. 16

Nature Tales: Fall Harvest, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row, Topsfield. Read “Autumn Story” by Jill Barklem and learn how fall is a busy time for animals who are preparing for winter. It is also a time when trees and shrubs are filled with nuts and berries. Participate in a harvest hunt and create a group collage. Meets in the Nature Center. Dress for the weather. For families with children ages 3 to 6. Members: $7 adult, $6 child; nonmembers: $9 adult, $7 child. Registration required at www.massaudubon.org or 978-887-9264.

Turkey Time Bingo, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., Peabody Institute Library South Branch, 78 Lynn St., Peabody. For ages 5 to 9 with adult. Prizes will be awarded. Seating is limited. Registration required at the library or 978-531-3380.

Full Beaver Moon Hike, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row, Topsfield. November nights are cool, crisp, and clear. Spend an evening walking around the sanctuary under a full moon, searching barren tree tops for the silhouettes of owls, fishers, and raccoons while stopping in the wetlands to observe beavers making their final winter preparations. Meet in the Nature Center. Dress warmly. For families with children ages 6 to 16. Members: $7 adult, $6 child; nonmembers: $9 adult, $7 child. Registration required at www.massaudubon.org or 978-887-9264.

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