BEDFORD, N.Y. – Here's a look at some events happening around Bedford this weekend. For more listings, visit our Events calendar .
Friday, August 9
Friday Mahem: 4:15 p.m. Miss Kathy reads exciting and fun chapter books for kids in third grade and up. Free. Bedford Hills Free Library, 26 Main St., Bedford Hills.
Chesnut Ridge Hawkwatch: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each autumn, Bedford Audubon collects scientific data on raptor migration at the Chestnut Ridge Hawkwatch, located on an east-facing ridge at The Nature Conservancy’s 350-acre Arthur W. Butler Memorial Sanctuary. Free. Bedford Audubon Society, 35 Todd Road, Katonah.
Saturday, August 10
Zumba in Katonah: 10:30 a.m. Come join the party and experience "Exercise in Disguise." Get a great workout with an experienced dance fitness professional. Dance your way to fitness every weekend and have a great time doing it. Drop-in fee is $10 or buy a 10-class pass for $90. Northern Westchester School of Dance, 260 Katonah Ave., Katonah.
Sunday, August 11
Explore Jamaica Bay National Wildlife Refuge: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Join for a high tide in the bay, which sends shorebirds in impressive numbers to the refuge’s impoundments. Bring binoculars, lunch, sun screen, plenty of cold drinks and boots you don’t mind getting muddy. Free. Bedford Audubon Society, 35 Todd Road, Katonah.