Oct. 27 2010 12:00 AM

Every night is filled with frightening fun


Wednesday, Oct. 27

Gross-Out Party. Grades 4-6, families welcome. 6 p.m. FREE. CADL Mason Library, 145 W. Ash St,. Mason. (517) 676-9088. www.cadl.org.

Halloween Drop-In Crafts. Make a craft to take home. Ages 5-10. 4 p.m. FREE. CADL South Lansing Library, 3500 S. Cedar St., Lansing. (517) 272-9840.

Trick-or-Treat on the Square. Cider
and donuts, slime making, magic show, hay ride, hay maze, and
trick-or-treating for the kids in Washington Square. 5-7:30 p.m. FREE.
Downtown Lansing. (517) 487-3322. 

Thursday, Oct. 28

Halloween at Eastwood Towne Center. Trick-or-treating, cider and donuts, DJs, face painting, clowns and more. 4-6 p.m. FREE. Eastwood Towne Center, 3000 Preyde Blvd., Lansing. (517) 316-9209.

Zombie Night. Food drive, zombie costume contest (adults & baby), games, film screening, cafe specials. 7 p.m. FREE to attend. Schuler Books & Music, 2820 Towne Centre Blvd., Lansing. (517) 316-7495.

Monster Mayhem. Hours: 7-11 p.m. $10, $7 advance. Lansing Jaycees Haunted House, 5136 S. Cedar St., Lansing. (248) 716-0539.

Halloween Backpack Weigh-in. Costume contest and backpack/purse/briefcase weigh-in. Safety tips, and more. 3-8 p.m. FREE. River View Fitness, 1106 S. Cedar St., Lansing. RSVP (517) 485-3638.

Great Pumpkin Walk. Family-friendly trick-ortreating. Receive door-to-door treats from over 50 merchants. 5-7 p.m. FREE. Downtown East Lansing. (517) 319-6877.

Safe Halloween. Trick-or-treating and games on M.A.C. Ave. between Burcham Drive and Elizabeth Street. 5:30-7:30 p.m. FREE. Downtown East Lansing.

Pumpkin Decorating Day. Decorate a pumpkin to take home. 3 p.m. FREE. CADL Leslie Library, 201 Pennsylvania St., Leslie. (517) 589-9400.

Spooky Movie Night. Free spooky movie for grades 6-12. Popcorn and Halloween treats provided. 6 p.m. FREE. CADL Mason Library, 145 W. Ash St., Mason. (517) 676-9088. www.cadl.org.

Friday, Oct. 29

Pumpkin Decorating Day. 3 p.m. (Please see details Oct. 28)

Monster Mayhem. Hours: 7-11 p.m. (please see details Oct. 28)

"From Dusk till Dawn" (1996). Robert Rodriguezs action/comedy/horror film about fleeing gangsters that run afoul of vampires. 9:30 p.m. Donation. North Star Center, 106 Lathrop St., Lansing. (517) 371-2001.

Halloween Extravaganza Fundraiser. Events include Message Circle, costume contest, music, and food. 7-9 p.m. $10. Lighthouse Chapel, 1501 Windsor St., Lansing. (517) 394-2080.

Monster Bash. Show off your dance skills. Costume contest, candy, prizes, and more. 6-7:30 p.m. FREE. Michelles Studio of Dance and Performing Arts Center, 1493 Haslett Road, Haslett. (517) 339-3090.

Saturday, Oct. 30

"Thriller" Dance Workshop. Learn the entire "Thriller" dance. Adults of all skill levels are welcome and costumes are encouraged. 1-2:30 p.m.& 3-4:30 p.m. $16. Michigan Athletic Club, 900 Hannah Blvd., East Lansing. (517) 364-8800.

Drop-in Halloween Crafts. Stop by the library to make a Halloween craft. 10 a.m. -3 p.m.FREE. CADL Webberville Library, 115 S. Main St., Webberville. (517) 521-3643.

Halloween Party. Wear your costume and join us for stories, games and snacks. 11 a.m. FREE. CADL Williamston Library, 201 School St., Williamston. (517) 655-1191.

Halloween Hustle 5K Run/Walk for Kids. Benefits local youth in the abuse systems of the Family Court. Registration 8 a.m. Event 9 a.m. $15/advance, $20/day of event. Hawk Island County Park, Cavanaugh Road, Lansing. (517) 483-6361.

Halloween Party. Open mic, costume contest, dancing, food, and more. 6-11 p.m. $8. The Ruhala Performing Arts Center, 1846 Haslett Road, East Lansing. (517) 337-0464.

Halloween Swing Dance Party. Swing lesson followed by dancing. Pizza provided. Prize for best costume. 7-11 p.m. $15. Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing. RSVP @ (517) 712-6674.

Candy Land Trail. Meet your favorite characters from the board game. Enjoy treats and activities. Ages 10 & under. 1-4 p.m. $5. Fenner Nature Center, 2020 E. Mount Hope Ave., Lansing. (517) 483-4233.

Halloween Weekend Party. "Boo" train, hayride, pumpkin carving contest, trick-or-treating, bonfires, and more. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $3. Peacock Road Tree Farm, 11854 Peacock Road, Laingsburg. (517) 651-9193.

Halloween Adventures. Crafts, games, walk, live animals, pumpkin decorating, bonfire, and more. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $5. Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road, Meridian Township. (517) 349-3866.

Halloween Celebration. Costume parade down Putnam St., trick-or-treat, support the can/bottle drive at Citizens Bank. 12:30-3 p.m. FREE. Downtown Williamston, Grand River Ave., Williamston. (517) 655-1549.

Halloween Origami. Origami expert Tom Novak will teach you to make Halloween origami. 2 p.m. FREE. CADL South Lansing Library, 3500 S. Cedar St., Lansing. (517) 272-9840.

Sunday, Oct. 31

Monster Mayhem. Hours: 7-11 p.m. (please see details Oct. 28)

Harvest Fest. Refreshments, games, and prizes. 6-8 p.m. FREE. Christian Family Fellowship Church, 719 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 367-1285.

Halloween Weekend Party. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Please see details Oct. 30)

Monday, Nov. 1

Spooky Halloween Storytime. Wear your costume. Ages 3-5, families welcome. 11 a.m. FREE. CADL
Stockbridge Library, 200 Wood St., Stockbridge. (517) 851-7810.