Rain date: Saturday, October 30. In the event of a weather cancellation, your registration will roll over to the new date.
Join the library and the Rye Historical Society for a pumpkin contest viewing and judging, costume parade around the Village Green, storytime with local author author John Tracy Eagan, games, cider and more.
Fun for all ages!
4-4:15pm – Arrival and bag decorating
4:15pm-4:20 – Costume parade around the village green (costume judging begins)
4:20-5:00 pm – Storytime with local author, John Tracy Eagan!
5-5:45pm – Spooky games, slime craft, snacks and cider, spider egg hunt for teens, open dance party (bonus award for best moves)
Facilitated in small groups:
- Cootie contagion (facilitated game like mafia) approx. 10min
- Candy ball (facilitated prize unwrapping game) approx. 10min
Anytime games and activities in waves… approx. 25min
- Mummy races (moderated game, in groups, anytime after facilitated games, until toilet paper is gone)
- Donuts on a string (moderated game, until donuts are gone)
- Spider egg hunt (moderated game only for teens)
- Zombie Laser shooting range (moderated game, in groups)
- Feel + guess (anytime after facilitated games)
- Slime craft (anytime after facilitated games) (handwashing station) (borax, glue, water, coloring, foam beads and mix-ins)
- Snacks and cider (anytime after facilitated games)
- Coloring and eating tables
5:45-5:50pm – Winners announced + group photos
6pm – Goodbyes
Please observe the latest health and safety recommendations. Hand sanitizer will be provided.