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Published October 14. 2011 05:01PM

Halloween parade

Be sure to preregister for the Eldred Township Halloween Parade, which will be held on Sunday, Oct. 23 (rain date is Oct. 30). Check-in time is between 11 a.m. and noon. The judging begins at 12:15 p.m. in St. Matthew's Church Grove in Kunkletown. The parade will begin at 1 p.m.

Treats are guaranteed to preregistered applicants only. Only preregistered applicants will be judged. Pre-registration deadline is Oct. 16.

Forms can be picked up at the township municipal building and Kunkletown General Store

The judges will pick winners for Most Original, Cutest, Ugliest, Best Pair, Best Group (walking), Best Float. There will be three cash prizes per category. The parade is open to all ages.

There will be no registrations taken the day of the parade. Unregistered participants are welcome to walk the day of the parade but must be at the grove no later than 12:30 p.m.

There is no fee to enter the parade but the committee would like if each participant would bring a nonperishable food item to be donated to the PVEN food bank.

Go to for more information.

Those who don't want to enter the parade, are welcome to be spectators.

Eldred Township Historical Society

The next Eldred Township Historical Society will be on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Eldred Township municipal building. All are welcome to attend.

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