Office of Communications (

Colby College will hold its fifth annual Children’s Halloween Extravaganza on Sunday, October 27, from 2 to 5 p.m. The event is free of charge and open to all community children age 2 to 10 years old. Activities will include trick-or-treating, haunted houses, pumpkin decorating, face painting and more. Holiday refreshments will be served.

The Halloween activities will be held in the Pugh Center of Cotter Union. Maps will be available in the Pugh Center indicating other events in designated areas of the residence halls of Roberts Row, West Quad, East Quad, Anthony-Mitchell-Schupf, Johnson and Averill. The event is organized by the Colby Volunteer Center and the Student Government Association as a fun and safe alternative to trick-or-treating on the streets. All children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information contact the Colby Volunteer Center at 207-872-3442.