DVD - 2004
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Explores several folk traditions from Costa Rica, Mexico and Ireland to explain some Halloween symbols, the origin of costumes and the custom of trick-or-treating. Children learn that, despite the many rituals surrounding the holiday, Halloween is a time to celebrate and honor the memory of loved ones past, and can be a time to talk about death and other subjects that may be frightening to them. The importance of Halloween safety is discussed.
Publisher: Wynnewood, Pa. : Schlessinger Media, c2004
ISBN: 9781417100293
Branch Call Number: J DVD 394.2 H158
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (25 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


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Oct 11, 2012

.Decorate Your Pumpkin Contest Calling all tricksters to come and participate in the Bookmobile’s annual pumpkin decorating contest. Use crayons, markers, glitter or anything else you decide! Submissions will be displayed on the bus. Winners will be announced on Monday, October 29. Bookmobile – Monday, October 1 to Thursday, October 18. Nightmare on Locke Street Locke Branch wants your scary short story! Pick up an entry form at the Information Desk and submit your original spooky story by Thursday, October 25. Stories must be 200 to 500 words. Winners will be posted on October 29. One winner will be selected in each age category: 7 to 9 years, 10 to 12 years and 13 to 14 years. Halloween Storytime Come in costume and join us for Halloween stories, songs and finger plays. Ages birth to 5 years. Kenilworth Branch – Tuesday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m. Spooky Tales for Little Spirits Join us for an hour of shivery tales and Halloween fun for little ones. Costumes welcome! Ages 2 to 6, with a parent. Locke Branch – Tuesday, October 30 at 6 p.m. Terrifying Tales Don’t miss spooky, bone-chilling, scary stories just in time for Halloween. Learn how to write your own scary story. Dress up in a scary costume of your own if you’d like. Ages 8 to 12. Register at (905) 662-8611. Saltfleet Branch – Saturday, October 27 at 10:30 a.m.

Jun 27, 2008

Not very scary.

Jun 26, 2008

Not really scary.


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Jun 27, 2008

jabey thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over


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