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Halloween Happenings

By Staff | Oct 27, 2010

Rodney “Woodstock” McWilliams, Cathy Pryor, and Nancy Higgins stand ready to give out candy from the Paden City Museum during Monday’s Haunted Trail in Paden City Park. They said it was the group’s first time to participate in the event and they had great fun talking with all the kids and their parents. (Photos by Amy Witschey)

Trick or Treat Times

New Martinsville, Oct. 28, 6-7 p.m.

Paden City, Oct. 28, 6-7 p.m.

Pine Grove, Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m.

Hundred, Oct. 30, 6-7:30 p.m.

Jessica Phillips, five, of New Martinsville gets some extra fringe action from her gypsy costume as she tosses a ring while playing a game at the New Martinsville School PTO’s Fall Festival.

Smithfield, Oct. 30, 6-7:30 p.m.

Fall Harvest Party

The First Baptist Church of Paden City will be hosting a Fall Harvest Party on Oct. 27 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. There will be game booths, food, cake walk, chili cook off, and challenge from Youth Pastor Jonathan Mast. Everyone is invited to join in the fun. For more information contact Youth Pastor Jonathan Mast at 304-815-3357.

Costume Judging

The American Legion Auxiliary Paden City Unit 86 is sponsoring their annual Halloween Costume Judging and Treat Giveaway Oct. 28 on Main Street in front of the fire hall. Please have your children there between 5:30 and 5:45 p.m. Judging will take place at 5:45 p.m. Trick or treat begins at 6 p.m.

The plinko game was very popular at the NMS PTO?event. Here Woody from Toy Story, Kyle Filliez, five, of New Martinsville, lets the chips fall where they may.

Haunted House

The public is invited to share in a hauntingly good time as the Sistersville Library hosts A Night of Frights haunted house Oct. 28 from 5-7:30 p.m. and 8-9 p.m. Cost is $1 or a donation. All proceeds go to the Sistersville Library Book Fund. Prepare to be scared!

Haunted Park

The Shortline Lions Club will be having their haunted park in Reader Oct. 29-30 from 7-10:30 p.m.

Halloween Square Dance

A Halloween Square Dance is set for Oct. 29 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Hilltop Community Center, located three-and-a-half miles from Hannibal on state Route 536. Un-mask at 8:30 p.m. Music by Pickin’ On Country. Proceeds go to the center.

Halloween Party

On Oct. 30 the FurFin & Feather club will be having a covered dish, come in costume for a Halloween Party at 5 p.m. Members, friends, neighbors, and family are invited to attend. Everyone welcome. Please bring bag of candy for children treat bags.

Trick or Treating

Sistersville Center will be offering trick or treating to children Oct. 30 from 6:30-8 p.m. Everyone is welcome, so dress up and come get some treats! The center is located at 201 Wood Street, Sistersville, WV 26175; 304-652-1032.

Find more events, both Halloween- and

non-Halloween-related, at the

Wetzel Chronicle’s Web site,