STORYWALK, OCT. 1
Windsor: Kids learn about the natural world by meandering under the oaks and reading “Because of an Acorn,” at Foothill Regional Park, 1315 Arata Lane every half-hour from 10 a.m. to noon. Parking, $7. Call 707-565-2041 or visit parks.sonomacounty.ca.gov
DOG SWIM, OCT. 1
Santa Rosa: The final Water Bark of the year for well-behaved, unleashed dogs to romp and swim, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the swimming lagoon at Spring Lake Regional Park, 393 Violetti Road. There is a $5 entry fee per dog for Sonoma County Regional Parks members, $7 nonmembers.
WELLNESS WALK, OCT. 4
Guerneville: Join Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods for healing, one-hour wellness walks every Wednesday in October, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Preserve, 17000 Armstrong Woods Road. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 707- 869-9177 or visit stewardscr.org.
SENDERITOS, OCT. 6
Petaluma: Songs and stories in Spanish and a short walk for children ages 3-4 accompanied by an adult, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Helen Putnam Regional Park, 411 Chileno Valley Road. Parking, $7. Call 707-5565-7888.
SUNRISE HIKE, OCT. 7
Petaluma: Greet the sunrise at Three Bridges Vista during a 5-mile hike, 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. at Tolay Lake Regional Park, 5869 Cannon Lane. Parking, $7. Visit parks.sonomacounty.ca.gov.