The Edmond Sun

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October 17, 2008

Halloween calendar

18 SATURDAY

OSU-Oklahoma City’s Farmers’ Market, 400 N. Portland Ave. will celebrate autumn with its second annual Fall Harvest Celebration from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Join us for story-telling and the musical talent of Reid Miller, who will perform throughout the celebration, free horse-drawn carriage rides and a pumpkin-carving contest. For more information, visit www.osuokc.edu/farmersmarket or call 945-3358.

23 THURSDAY

Storybook Forest for children ten-years-old and younger will be open through Oct. 31 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Arcadia Lake’s Spring Creek Park. It includes a tree-lined trail for children to walk where they collect treats and visit scenes from classic stories and rhymes, including the Three Little Pigs and the Little Old Lady Who Lived in a Shoe. Admission is $5. For more information, call 216-7471.

A major traveling exhibit is set to make its debut at Science Museum Oklahoma, its only scheduled venue west of the Mississippi River. “SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure” reveals the science of deep-ocean shipwreck exploration and the magnificent treasures and historical artifacts recovered from the ocean floor.

25 SATURDAY

Fall Family Fun Night will be from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Festival Market Place. Enjoy apple cider, hot chocolate, spooky arts and crafts, pumpkin decorating and games. Come dressed in your favorite costume. Register for the pumpkin carving contest by 4:45 p.m. Contest begins at 5 p.m. and is limited to the first 30 participants. For more information, visit www.edmondok.com.

Aunt Bill’s candy will be featured at the annual Mayflower Congregational Church Fall Bazaar, 3901 N.W. 63rd from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Baked goods, other homemade food items, casseroles, holiday items including exquisite Christmas stockings, attic treasures, and pre-read books, CDs and tapes will be available. Lunch will be served for $6 from 11 a.m. For more information, call the church at 842 -8897.

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