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July 2003, Sunday
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Butterfly weed
Time: 10:00am
Location: Marshlands Conservancy, Rye
See butterfly weed in its natural setting as the field put on its annual color show for the summer.
(914) 835-4466

This program is sponsored by the Westchester County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation and is free and open to everyone. For general information about county parks, visit www.westchestergov.com



Arab Heritage Festival
Time: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Tibbetts Brook Park in Yonkers
Taste delicious Middle Eastern food and enjoy the culture's lively entertainment during the Arab Heritage Festival, Sunday, July 27.

This free festival is sponsored by the Westchester County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation, the Arab-American Council, Inc., the National Muslim Merchants Association and the Arab American Institute.

Festival-goers can enjoy lively traditional music, dance and colorfully costumed performers, as well as arts and crafts and games. In addition, tasty Arabic foods, including shish kabobs and falafel, a sandwich made of fried chickpeas and served in pita bread, will be available for purchase.

Unique handcrafted goods, jewelry and other traditional items will be on sale throughout the celebration.

Admission and parking are free for festival goers. The event will be held rain or shine.


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