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Plenty of Halloween fun scheduled on Bainbridge

Monday was pumpkin gathering day for the Grossberg family as Alan and son Miles wheeled their picks to the car Monday. Day Road Farms opens up annually for U-Pick pumpkin harvesting. The farm also has a hay-bale maze, horse drawn carriage rides and other family activities. -
Monday was pumpkin gathering day for the Grossberg family as Alan and son Miles wheeled their picks to the car Monday. Day Road Farms opens up annually for U-Pick pumpkin harvesting. The farm also has a hay-bale maze, horse drawn carriage rides and other family activities.
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Boo! Here’s a rundown of events around the island through Halloween:

Spiders: Learn about spiders with Richard Brown, local spider enthusiast, at 2 p.m. Oct. 30 at KiDiMu. Brown will share his collection of spiders along with fascinating facts and tidbits about these sometimes creepy, sometimes misunderstood, always amazing creatures. Free with admission or KiDiMu membership. Information: 855-4650.

Nightmare on Brien Drive: Visit the Haunted Bainbridge Commons if you dare. This benefit for the Teen Center, Senior Center, and Bainbridge Gymnastics runs 6-9 p.m. Oct. 30 and 31 at the Commons, 370 Brien Dr. Recommended for ages 13 and up – not for the little ones! Admission: $5 plus a food item for Helpline House. Information: 842-2306.

Halloween at KiDiMu: Celebrate Halloween all day at KiDiMu. Make spooky crafts all day in the art studio, and at 11 a.m. join teacher Ellen of Island Co-op Preschool for Cats and Bats – Halloween fun and songs. Stop by the museum for the Trick or Treat Fun from 4-6 p.m. Free admission to all on Halloween night. Information: www.kidimu.org or 855-4650.

Downtown Trick-or-Treat: The Bainbridge Downtown Association presents the annual Winslow Trick-or-Treat! Winslow merchants will have treats from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 31. Come in costume and enjoy a safe, fun-filled evening of merriment. Winslow Way will close to traffic at 3:30 p.m. Information: www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Halloween Chili: Eagle Harbor Congregational Church hosts its annual Halloween hotdog-n-chili dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 31. Follow the spooky bell tower tunes to the corner of Winslow Way and Madison Avenue. There you’ll find food, fun and fuel while trick-or-treating in Winslow, and raise money for UNICEF. Information: 842-4657.

Harbor Square Halloween: Continue your Winslow festivities at the Halloween party at Harbour Square, from 4-10 p.m. Oct. 31. There’ll be games, music, costume contests, food and drink, prizes and more. Information: 842-3333.

Senior Center Halloween: It’s an All Hallow’s Eve party, from 4-7 p.m. Oct. 31 in the Commons, 370 Brien Dr. Enjoy music, dancing, and refreshments. Suggested donation at the door: $5-$10. Sponsored by the Bainbridge Island Senior Community Center. Don’t forget your costume. Information: 842-1616.

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