Trick-or-treating begins Thursday


By Patricia Ann Speelman - pspeelman@sidneydailynews.com



SIDNEY — Ghoulies and ghosties and long-leggedy beasties will soon take to the streets in Sidney and beyond.

The Halloween tradition of Beggars’ Night will have children out and about in costume and mask to trick-or-treat throughout the area. Motorists, in particular, should be careful if they are driving during the following times, when monsters, princesses, comic book heroes and more will be walking house to house for goodies.

Trick-or-treat times have been scheduled in towns and villages as follows:

Thursday, Oct. 26

• Anna, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

• DeGraff, 6 to 7 p.m.

• Fort Loramie, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

• Hardin, 6 to 8 p.m.

• Houston, 6 to 8 p.m.

• Kettlersville, 6 to 7 p.m.

• Lockington, 6 to 8 p.m.

• Minster, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

• New Knoxville, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

• Newport, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

• Quincy, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

• Russia, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 29

• Botkins, 1 to 2:30 p.m.

• Jackson Center, 6 to 7 p.m.

• Village of Maplewood, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

• Maplewood United Methodist Church, trunk-or-treat, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

• Village of McCartyville, 2 to 4 p.m.

• New Bremen, 3 to 6 p.m.

• Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, McCartyville, 3 to 4 p.m.

• Village of Versailles, 2 to 4 p.m.

• Versailles Health Care Center, 2 to 3 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 31

• Port Jefferson, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

• Sidney, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

• Tawawa, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

By Patricia Ann Speelman

pspeelman@sidneydailynews.com

Reach the writer at 937-538-4824.

Reach the writer at 937-538-4824.