Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Local News

October 21, 2013

Communities host Halloween festivities

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Greenup

  • Trick-or-Treat hours have been set for 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.

Herrick

  • Trick-or-treat hours have been set for 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. Students from Cowden-Herrick schools will have a parade at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, in downtown Herrick.

Louisville

  • Trick-or-Treat hours have been set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.

Mason

  • Trick-or-Treat hours have been set for 6 to 7:30 Oct. 31.

Neoga

  • Trick or Treat hours have been set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.
  • Grace United Methodist Church, 752 Walnut, will host a trunk-or-treat from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, in the church parking lot.
  • Neoga Days Committe will sponsor a Halloween costume contest and pumpkin decorating contest Thursday, Oct. 31, at Neoga IGA parking lot. Pumpkins may be dropped off from 5:45 to 7:30 p.m. with winners announced at 8 p.m. Categories for pumpkin contest will be: best carved from pattern, best freehand carved, best painted and best decorated. Costume contest starts at 8 p.m. Categories for costume contest will be: ages 0-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, 13-18, and 19 and up.

Newton

  • Trick-or-Treat hours have been set for 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.

Shumway

  • Faith Lutheran Church, Shumway, will host a Trunker Treat from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27. Activities include games, hayride and candy. Trick-or-Treat hours have been set in the village for 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31.

St. Elmo

  • Trick-or-Treat hours have been set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.

Stewardson

  • Trick-or-Treat hours have been set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.

Strasburg

  • Trick-or-treat hours have been set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.
  • Strasburg American Legion Auxiliary members will take part in Trick-or-treat by collecting items for veterans at the Danville VA. Donated items may be left on or near doorsteps and labeled ‘Treats for Vets’ or may be dropped off at the Village office on Monday, Wednesday or Thursday and labeled ‘Treats for Vets.’

Toledo

  • Trick-or-Treat hours have been set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday Oct. 31. There will also be Trunk-or-Treat on the square at the same time.

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