The following area events are scheduled in celebration of Halloween.
A masked and socially-distanced Halloween parade will begin at 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31, at the Village Hall at 22 Main St. and end at the intersection of Main and Chestnut streets.
The event is sponsored by the Village Library of Cooperstown and Cooperstown PTA.
Visit www.villagelibraryofcooperstown.org for more information.
The town of Hartwick, Hartwick Historical Society and a group of local volunteers, have organized a two free Halloween-themed community events for Saturday, Oct. 30.
According to a media release, A 40-minute “Spirited Stroll” through Hartwick Cemetery will begin at 3 p.m. Trained docents will tell stories about the history, legends and lore of Hartwick. The family-friendly event is described as appropriate for all ages.
The “Husky Treat Trail” will follow from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the town park. Costumed youngsters are welcome to walk through the trail and collect candy and other treats.
Support for the events was also provided by the Hartwick Revitalization Committee and a community grant from Otsego County.
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A “Trunktoberfest” will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31, at Cooperstown Assembly of God at 4354 State Highway 80 in Hartwick.
Trunk or Treat events will be held for Laurens families from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, in the parking lot of Laurens Central School at 55 Main St. in Laurens.
Activities will include safe trick or treating, a costume parade and contest, trunk decorating contest and Halloween photo ops.
Community members who would like to reserve a parking space may call or text Kerri O’Keefe Lincoln at 1-607-287-8623 or email BlueSpoonArts@gmail.com.
Trunk or Treat will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, at Community Bible Chapel at 577 Greenough Road in Toddsville.
Call 607-547-9764 or visit facebook.com/CommunityBibleChapel/ for more information.