2012-10-31 / News

Candy Call

From 5-8 p.m. today (Wednesday, Oct. 31) trick-or-treaters will go door-to-door in Waynesboro and other Burke County cities. Participants must be 12 and under, in costume and accompanied by an adult. Homeowners who do not want to participate are asked to turn off their porch lights. Local churches and organizations will also host a number of trick-or-treat alternatives, including:

Trick or Treat on Liberty Street

The Downtown Organization of Retailers will hold its annual Trick or Treat on Liberty Street, 3-5 p.m. on Halloween Day. Businesses and organizations are encouraged to set up trick-or-treat tables along the sidewalks in downtown Waynesboro. Police will help children at crosswalks. Storyteller “Uncle Homer” will also be downtown, and children are invited to go on free haunted hayrides to hear his tales.

Rosemont’s Trunk or Treat

Rosemont Heights Baptist Church will host a Trunk or Treat on Oct. 31, 6-8 p.m., in the parking lot of its campus on West Sixth Street. Community children are welcome to attend the event, which will include treats and games. For more information, call the church office at 706-554-2468.

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