Briefs for Oct. 31, 2011: Trick-or-treating set for today
October 31, 2011
Halloween trick-or-treating is set for 4 to 6 p.m. today at downtown businesses, primarily in the 400 and 500 blocks of Yampa Avenue and on Victory Way, and Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way.
Pankey's BBQ, 1740 E. U.S. Highway 40, and Sandrock Ridge Care & Rehab, 943 W. Eighth Drive, will also hand out free candy from 4 to 6 p.m. today.
Churches slated to host Fun Fests
Two local churches are offering events called Fun Fest for Halloween.
Craig Christian Church, 960 W. Victory Way, hosts Fun Fest from 6 to 8 p.m. today. The event includes games, played with purchased tickets, a meal and a live band.
Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., hosts Fall Fun Fest, also from 6 to 8 p.m. today. The event is free and includes games, prizes and food. All ages are welcome.
Last night for light show
Tonight is the last evening to watch the Halloween light show presented by Clint Gabbert and The Jungle Pet Shop.
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The show begins at dark and continues to 9 p.m. today at the shop, 565 Yampa Ave.
Haunted house open tonight
American Legion Post 62's haunted house is open for a final night from 7 to 10 p.m. today at Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way.
The cost is $6.
For more information, call 824-3511.
Support group meets Tuesdays
The Depression and Bipolar Support Group meets from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday at The Memorial Hospital, 750 Hospital Loop.
The group is free and open to anyone.
For more, call Sharlene Battaglia at 620-4478.
MCHS conferences set for Tuesday
Moffat County High School will host parent/teacher conferences from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday on the first and second floors of the school, 900 Finley Lane.
For more information, call 824-7036.