A "Neewollah" (that's Halloween spelled backwards) party hosted by River of God Church will be a safe place for kids and families to come during trick-or-treating to play games, get candy and hear a story on Oct. 31. There also will be a drawing for prizes.
The Neewollah activities will take place from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at River of God Church, 2490 E. Seventh Ave. in downtown North St. Paul.
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Mt. Bethel Church in Inver Grove Hgts. is hosting their annual Fall Craft Boutique on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 9:00 - 3:00. There will be many homemade crafts such as Christmas items, quilts, mittens, doll clothes etc as well as a bake sale. A light lunch is also available for purchase. We are located 2 blocks east of Cahill Ave at 3239 70th St. East.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Minnesota will hold a free, 6-session course designed to empower young people to take charge of their lives and deal with the issues they are facing in a healthy and effective way.
The parade draws marching bands from area schools such as Farnsworth Aerospace Elementary School. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
In 2011, the Payne Area Business Association’s musical lineup for the Mexican Independence Celebration drew many fans.
The parade will feature colorful costumes and floats.
Back in 1932, Harvest fest was a huge event along Payne Avenue, and featured banners adorning the commercial strip. (submitted photo)
Last year’s festival was sort of an on-foot trial run with a more modest walking parade, This year, Harvest Fest reboots its full parade tradition, adding back floats, vehicle units, marching bands and more. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
The loudest and reddest entries in the parade: local fire departments’ vehicles. Onlookers always appreciate getting to thank the heroic crews who staff them. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Bring your favorite little gremlin to a unique Halloween party designed just for them! Deliberately low-key, this non-spooky event includes games, old fashioned hand-pressed cider and close encounters with live animals. Enjoy friendly-costumed characters handing out treats along the prairie loop trail before enjoying special activities in the Discovery Hollow Nature Play Area. This is a very popular event, so be sure to register early! Register for start times of 3:00, 3:20, 3:40 or 4:00 p.m. Activities take approximately 75 minutes to complete.
Ages: Preschoolers and early elementary children with adults Cost: $7.50/child; $3.25/adult, pre-registration required