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Eerie events everywhere

Friday, October 29, 2010

The streets of Brazil were alive with superheroes, ghosts, ghouls, monkeys, fairies, princesses, monsters and the undead Friday night. This cast of spooky trick-or-treaters, along with their chaperones, was caught haunting Meridian Street for candy and smiles. Ivy Jacobs Photo. [Order this photo]
Officials within the local towns of Clay County recently set up Trick-or-Treat dates and times.

The following is a list of those:

* Brazil -- Today, 5:30-8:30 p.m.,

* Carbon -- Today, 5:30-8:30 p.m.,

* Center Point -- Today and Sunday, 6-8 p.m.,

* Clay City -- Today, 6-9 p.m.,

* Knightsville -- Today and Sunday, 6-8 p.m.,

* Harmony -- Today, 6-8 p.m., and

* Staunton -- Today and Sunday, 6-9 p.m.

According to officials, rural Trick-or-Treat hours are not scheduled, which allows parents to use their own discretion. However, it is recommended parents follow the times and dates set forth by the closest community.

There are several other activities going on to celebrate Halloween as well.

Christmas In The Park will present "A Night at the Manor," today, from 8 p.m.-midnight.

Cost is $10 per person. Group rates will be available by reservation only. Call 446-1811 or 812-835-2144 for information.

The home is located near Center Point at 3546 E. County Road 100 South.

The 10th Poland Haunted Barn will also take place today, from 8 p.m.-midnight.

The barn, donated by Cooks Corner Restaurant, Poland, is used as a fundraiser for a local person in need. This year, money is being raised to help the family of Eli Hardwick, Greencastle, who was struck by a car and is in Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis.

Cost is $7 for the barn, $5 for the hayride or $10 for both.

Those interested in visiting the barn should take State Road 42 to Poland and look for signs.

Also, The Xplosion of Horrors Haunted House will be open today, from 7 p.m.-midnight. The house is located at 211 N. Walnut St., Brazil, and cost is $7 per person

In addition, the Vigo County Conservation Club will host a Karaoke Halloween Party today, from 7-11 p.m.

There is no cover charge, but donations are welcome and will benefit the Children's Playground.

Food will be available and a costume contest will also take place.

The party will take place at 10382 Grotto Road.

For more information, call 812-249-9553.

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Setting a time for Halloween is something odd, like setting a time the kids can open their presents on Christmas, Halloween is a time the kids want to be just that, Kids. No one is getting hurt by opening their doors to them, the ones that complaint are the ones that don't open their at anytime to give out candy or other treats. In another words "Let Kids Be Kids"

-- Posted by smallguysmalltown on Sun, Oct 31, 2010, at 7:57 AM

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