Wednesday September 26, 2012

The Bidwell House Museum will celebrate Pumpkin Fest, the museum’s annual free family event, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6. Bidwell House is located at 100 Art School Road.

Highlights include fun and games for young children, such as pumpkin decorating, a hay mountain, seasonal food tasting, storytelling, and a science table.

The event is hosted by the Garden Angels, volunteers who maintain the museum’s flower and heirloom vegetable gardens under the direction of Ruth Green.

The museum building will be closed on this day. Information: or (413) 528-6888.