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13 Days of Halloween
For the third year in a row, 13 Days of Halloween is back at Westland Area Library, 4740 W. Broad St.
Every day, from Oct. 19 through Oct. 31, the Westland Youth Services department will host a different program for children and teens, promising all sorts of spooky, Halloween fun at the library.
The schedule is as follows:
- Oct. 19 – Stop in and guess how much candy corn is in the jar. The correct amount will be revealed on Oct. 31.
- Oct. 20 – Preschool Storytime presents “Not so Scary Monsters” at 10:30 a.m.
- Oct. 21 – Decorate your own pumpkin. Available all day.
- Oct. 22 – Watch the Spooky Buddies movie at 3 p.m.
- Oct. 23 – Come in and make a spooky bookmark. Available all day.
- Oct. 24 – The Franklin County Coroner’s Office will be at the library at 6:30 p.m. to talk and conduct a crime scene. This event is for teens only.
- Oct. 25 – “Fun and Spooky Monster” Music and Movement Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
- Oct. 26 – Dress up in your favorite costume for Baby/Toddler Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
- Oct. 27 – Preschool Storytime at 10:30 a.m. will be about “Spooky Kitties.” Come dressed in your favorite costume.
- Oct. 28 – Make your own ghost. Available all day.
- Oct. 29 – Starting at 11 a.m., bring in your own decorated pumpkin for our Pumpkin Decorating Contest. Judging will be done at 11:25 a.m., and the winners will be announced at 11:30. Stay for the Monster Party.
- Oct. 30 – Come in and make a spooky bookmark. Available all day.
- Oct. 31 – Stop in for Trick-or-Treat.