Halloween is rooted in our agricultural past, marking the end of harvest time and the beginning of the new year. All residents wishing to pass out treats should leave their porch or exterior lights on. Children should ONLY visit homes with exterior lights on.
In the following communities, Halloween will be held on Halloween, Tuesday, Oct. 31.
Auburn Township 6 to 8 p.m.
Burton Village 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Huntsburg Township 5 to 7 p.m.
Middlefield Village 5 to 7 p.m.
Parkman Township 5 to 6 p.m. They ask that caution be used, as there will be no traffic cross guards this year.
In the following communities, Halloween parties are planned.
Montville Fire Department will hold a Halloween party for pre-school and elementary school kids at the Montville Community Center on Oct. 31 from 7 to 8 p.m.
Parkman Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a Halloween party on Sunday, Oct. 29 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Community House.
Check with your township trustees if your community is not included in this listing.