Here is another edition of Bayside Patch's Grab & Go Kids Planner, the perfect guide to events and activities for your family.
Check out upcoming events, geared toward kids and families that take place this weekend in Bayside and surrounding areas.
Here is a charitable dinner, festival, Italian heritage celebration, stargazing how-to, free flu shots.
FAMILY BEST BETS OF THE WEEK
Where/When: . On Friday, between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m.
Why Go: Ten percent of your total order will be donated to Holy Cross High School. Enjoy a Friday night out with the family, while performing a charitable act.
Pricing: Food and drink prices vary.
Where/When: . On Saturday, from noon to 3 p.m.
Why Go: From hay rides and a pumpkin patch to crafts and a costume contest, this is the ultimate pre-Halloween celebration. Just think, the kids will get more use out of their costumes!
Where/When: . On Saturday, at 12:30 p.m.
Why Go: Along with a glass painting workshop, participants will get a live musical performance, all honoring Italian heritage.
Pricing: Free. First come, first served.
Where/When: Alley Pond Environmental Center. On Saturday, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Why Go: The family will learn about the best techniques surrounding stargazing, including how to properly use binoculars and telescopes (bring your own). Star maps and astronomer provided!
Pricing: Members, $10; Nonmembers, $14; Kids (12 and younger) $8
Where/When: . On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to noon.
Why Go: While this may not strike you as the greatest, feel-good, outing for the kids, they'll be thanking you when they DON'T get the flu this winter. Call 718-225-1054 to make your appointment.