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∎e_STnSNCYF Run for Kids — Northeast Center for Youth and Families sponsors 2nd annual 5K run, two-mile walk and kids fun run today; loop route through Easthampton beginning and ending at the Center, 203 East St., Easthampton. Walk at 9:45 a.m.; 5K run at 10 a.m.; kids fun run at 11 a.m. Registration from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Fee: $25. For information contact Suzanne Welch at 529-7279 or at suzanne.welch@ncyf.org.

∎ Autumn at High Ledges — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors a hike today from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at High Ledges Wildlife Sanctuary, Patten Road, Shelburne. Fee: $15. Preregistration required; call 584-3009 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

∎ Bark for Beginners at Mount Sugarloaf — Hitchcock Center sponsors program on bark characteristics of common trees today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fee: $46. Preregistration required; call 256-6006.

∎ Catamount Hills Ghost Town Hike — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors five-mile moderate hike in Catamount State Forest today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fee: $15. Preregistration required; contact hike leader Muriel Russell at 624-3311.

∎ Native American Sites Field Trip — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors field trip to sites in the Springfield area on Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fee: $15. Preregistration required; call 584-3009, or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

∎5K for Farmland — Kestrel Land Trust sponsors 5K run or two-mile walk starting and finishing at Hadley’s West Street Common on Sunday at 10 a.m. Post-race party with locally grown food, music. Fee: $22 advance, $24 day-of to benefit the Kestrel Trust. For information go to kestreltrust.org.

∎What to Look For: A Natural History Hike on the East Leverett Trails — Leverett Trails Committee sponsors hike with Phil Crafts on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Heavy rain postpones. For information go to rattlesnakeguttertrust.org.

∎ Green Business Tour at the Atkinson Family Practice — Hitchcock Center sponsors tour of new family medical facility on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. Free but preregistration required; call 256-6006.

∎ Lily Pond Ghost Hike — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors easy-to-moderate two-mile hike in Goshen on Oct. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fee: $20. Preregistration required; call 584-3009 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

∎ Mineral Hills Hike — Kestrel Land Trust and Friends of Mineral Hills Conservation Area sponsor strenuous hike in Florence on Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to noon, Preregistration required; go to kestreltrust.org or call 549-1097. Heavy rain cancels.

∎e_STnSHampshire County Riding Club — Hampshire County Riding Club sponsors ride in DAR State Forest on Nov. 3 at 10 a.m. Meet at the club grounds, 140 Ball Road, Goshen. RSVP to Wendy Mimitz, 634-0020.

∎ Family Night Hike — Hike for families with children ages 5 and up on Nov. 3 from 7 to 9 p.m., Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, 127 Combs Road, Easthampton. Fee: $7. Preregistration required; call 584-3009 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org

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