Halloween Bash starts Friday, goes to Sunday

ANNUAL EVENT IN BAZETTA: Mosquito Lake State Park will hold its annual Halloween Bash Friday to Sunday at the park. The weekend will be filled with pumpkin carving, coloring contest, bingo, a scavenger hunt, games, costume parade and trick or treat with campers. The parade is for people and pets, bicycles, wagons and floats. Prizes will be awarded for best costume. There will be trick-or-treating for campers only. The event is sponsored by the Friends of the Mosquito Lake State Park.

CIVIL WAR RENACTMENT: The National McKinley Birthplace Memorial in Niles is celebrating its centennial with a Civil War encampment and re-enactment of the 29th Ohio Volunteer Infantry 1 p.m. Saturday at the memorial grounds. There will be a presentation by Darlene Gage as Mary Ann Bickerdyke, the ”mother of the union.”

FARMERS MARKET: Warren Farmers Market is 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 3 in Courthouse Square.

POLICE AND FIRE EVENT: Mathews Schools Community’s first police and fire vs. Mustangs basketball game 6 p.m. Saturday at Mathews High School gymnasium, 4429 Warren Sharon Road. Games will include safety forces vs. Mathews staff members, Fowler fire and police departments, Mathews School District and Vienna fire and police departments.

CAR SHOW BENEFIT: Canfield Presbyterian Church is holding a car show noon to 4:30 p.m. Saturday to benefit the Wittman family whose sons are battling Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The church is seeking people who would like to display their classic cars, high performance cars and hot rods.

QUARTER FOR CHANGE: A Quarters for Change quarter auction to raise money and awareness for Someplace Safe and Solace Center will be 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Blessed Sacrament Church, Reagan Hall, 3020 Reeves Road, Warren. There will be 50-50 raffle, vendors and food. You may bring own paddles or they will be available for $5. For information, call 330-393-3003, Ext. 102.


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