halloween

Soul Searchers Paranormal Group to hold ghost hunt at Brown Library

6 weeks 6 days ago
Soul Searchers Paranormal Group. Image provided.

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Soul Searchers Paranormal Investigations Group will hold a ghost hunt and free presentation for teens and adults from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, at the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St.

The event will begin in the Lowry Theatre on the third floor of the Welch Family Wing. It is free and open to the public. more»

Happy Halloween from NCPA

2 years 3 weeks ago
(Photo courtesy of Don Guthrie)

Monster Mash Baseball Bash at LLB Stadium

2 years 5 weeks ago
Last year's proceeds from the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum Monster Mash Baseball Bash benefited Autism Speaks, the national philanthropic partner of Lycoming College’s Alpha Xi Delta women’s fraternity.

Although Monster Mash Baseball Bash will not be held in the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum this year, special activities to celebrate the season are scheduled at the Little League® Stadium Gift Shop on the Little League® International complex.

The store will be open from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, for a Halloween Sales Extravaganza. more»

Why Do Ghosts Wear Clothes?

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3 years 4 weeks ago

Why do ghosts wear clothes?
Pants or a dress?
And not float around
in their nakedness?

With no clothes we are born
and no clothes we go
But spooks are dressed up in the afterlife
ready for the show.

Ghost of a lumberman with ghost of an axe?
Ghost of an actor in costume ready to act?
Ghost of a soldier with the ghost of a gun? more»

Terror at Bowman Looking for Volunteers

3 years 10 weeks ago

Terror at Bowman, the area's largest haunted attraction is looking for volunteer actors.
 
Volunteers need to be ready, willing and able to dress in costume, wear masks and don makeup to act in the haunt and scare victims.
 
Individual volunteers and groups are welcome. Individuals can use this one-of-a-kind event to build service hours or just to have fun. more»

O’Brien Outdoors: Halloween Colors Catch Fish

4 years 4 weeks ago

Orange and black are the distinctive colors most often associated with Halloween. Whether in costume or in decoration, pumpkins, fall foliage, black cats, bats, vampires, or witches hats and caldrons, all are symbolic of the holiday. These same colors are also productive for fishing. more»

Come Out for the 65th annual Mummer's Parade

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4 years 5 weeks ago

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT -- Twelve divisions of the 65th annual Mummer's Parade will queue along the streets in South Williamsport today, and the weather following Friday's Nor'easter looks promising. The day begins with temperatures hovering in the upper 40s, but should hit the mid-60s by late afternoon. more»

Trick or Treat with BOOMER!

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4 years 6 weeks ago

The Williamsport Crosscutters are giving area children an opportunity to win a night of trick-or-treating with their crazy mascot BOOMER! more»

Halloween's Coming: Got Pumpkin?

4 years 8 weeks ago

It's almost time to carve that pumpkin to create a spooky jack-o'-lantern.  

While carving a lantern for Halloween may have started across the ocean in the UK, the USA is where it's at when it comes to pumpkins.

Over one billion pounds of pumpkins are grown in America by major pumpkin-producing states, according to the USDA.   more»

'Terror at Bowman' Postponed for 2010

4 years 10 weeks ago

WILLIAMSPORT -- The Williamsport Crosscutters have announced that the “Terror at Bowman” haunted attraction scheduled for October at Historic Bowman Field has been postponed for 2010. more»

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