Have a neighborhood occasion you need so as to add to our record? Tell us by emailing [email protected] and we’ll embody it.
Elizabeth Taber Library actions
These are the occasions happening on the Elizabeth Taber Library, 8 Spring St., Marion this month:
4 p.m. Oct. 15: Halloween Duck Hunt. Discover one of many Halloween geese hidden in and across the library and showcase your new buddy within the Halloween photograph sales space. Discover the Golden Ducky to win a Halloween prize pack.
6 p.m. Oct. 29: Haunts, Haints, and Hollers: Spooky and Foolish Tales for a Halloween Eve, for ages 8-11. Celebrated Storyteller Rona Leventhal shares enjoyable and spooky Halloween tales on the steps of the Elizabeth Taber Library. Blankets and chairs are inspired.
6:30 p.m. Oct. 30: Into the Darkish: Scary Tales, for teenagers and adults. Rona Leventhal returns to the ETL with tales to thrill and chill. That is an out of doors program. Blankets and chairs are inspired.
For extra data go to us on-line at www.ElizabethTaberLibrary.org.
The Rotch-Jones-Duff Home & Backyard Museum Halloween occasions
Take a look at these occasions on the Rotch-Jones-Duff Home & Backyard Museum, 396 County St., New Bedford this month:
6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 15: Thriller on the Mansion: As soon as Upon A Crime – there was a theft at The Rotch-Jones-Duff Mansion, a beloved artifact has been stolen. All indicators level to it being an inside job. Is it the newly appointed Director, the surly groundskeeper? Or any of the opposite suspects? Who is aware of whodunnit. Detective Atwell Ryan is looking on you to return out and assist him discover the culprits. Come hear what the suspects need to say for themselves and assist establish the legal. Tickets accessible on Event Brite: $45 Seasonal nosh and one drink included along with your ticket. (Money bar accessible).
VFW Craft Honest
The Dartmouth VFW Auxiliary is holding a craft honest from 10 a.m. to three p.m. Oct. 16, at 144 Cross Street, North Dartmouth. Free admission with 13 tables full of gorgeous presents in addition to a Bake Sale.
Boo on the Zoo
Boo on the Zoo is again at Buttonwood Park Zoo From 10 a.m. to six p.m. Saturdays and Sundays October 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, and 31 at 425 Hawthorn St., New Bedford. Gown the youngsters of their favourite costume and are available discover all that BPZOO has to supply! We’ll present households with a socially distanced walk-through expertise with some twists and turns alongside the best way. Our barely spooky theme will embody mazes, a scavenger hunt, loads of trick-or-treat stations, free carousel rides, countless photograph alternatives together with a photograph costume contest, Halloween-themed animal enrichment, an up-close meet and greets with the Zoo’s Animal Ambassadors. Don’t overlook to cease into the Cafe to take pleasure in festive, fall favorites – who can resist kettle corn and apple cider.
Tickets for PZOO Members are $12 Grownup and $8 Baby; for Non-member they’re $17 Grownup and $13 Baby; underneath 2 is free.
Entry is restricted every hour and we can not assure that tickets shall be accessible on the door. To get extra data on Boo on the Zoo cease by their web site at https://www.bpzoo.org/whats-new/boo-at-the-zoo/.
MonstahXpo is a horror-themed popular culture exposition with 60+ curated artists, creators, film makers, distributors, and particular movie star visitors. The enjoyable begins at 11 a.m. Oct. 16 and finish at 5 p.m. Oct. 17 on the Seaport Inn & Marina, 110 Center St., Fairhaven. Tickets value between $5 to $20 and will be bought right here. For an inventory of visitors and distributors go to https://monstahxpos.com/.
New Bedford 2021 NESBA Marching Band Present
The thirty fifth annual NESBA Marching Band competitors will happen from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 17, at Andrea McCoy Discipline, 90 Hathaway Blvd., New Bedford.
Marching bands from all over New England will come to compete, together with the New Bedford Excessive College Whaler Marching Band. There may even be a particular efficiency by the New Bedford All-Metropolis Center College Marching Band. Tickets shall be offered on the gate and concessions shall be accessible. Take a look at the lineup schedule on NESBA.org so you do not miss New Bedford or any of your different favourite bands.
Cinema New Bedford: ‘I am Love’
Cinema New Bedford shall be displaying I’m Love at 7 p.m. Oct. 19, on the Zeiterion, 684 Buy St., New Bedford.
Tilda Swinton performs a less than excellent Russian émigré turned Italian matriarch on this luscious, multi-sensory up to date basic directed by the director of Name Me By Your Title. Tickets are $10 and will be bought here.
New Bedford Public Library Occasions
5:30 p.m. Oct. 21: Film Evening: “Selma” on the New Bedford Public Library, 613 Nice St., New Bedford. Watch “Selma” on the library. That includes costume design by Ruth E. Carter, this historic drama is predicated on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches. This occasion is placed on at the side of Unusual Threads: The Works of Ruth E. Carter on the New Bedford Artwork Museum.
Popcorn shall be supplied as provides final.
4 p.m. Oct. 26: Spooky Inventive Writing on the Lawler Department of the New Bedford Public Library, 745 Rockdale Ave., New Bedford. For patrons ages 18 – 26.
Need to get into the spooky temper for the spooky vacation? What higher means than to put in writing scary tales, or perhaps just a few silly-campy spooky ones.
Ghost Tales for an Autumn Evening
Hear two tales of terror by the turn-of-the-century authors M.R. James and E.F. Benson advised utterly by candlelight within the Victorian chapel of Saint Gabriel’s Episcopal Church.
Boston soprano, Elise Groves, will sing three haunting melodies between the tales from composers Burgon, Vaughn Williams, and Hildegard von Bingen.
7 p.m. Oct. 22, Saint Gabriel’s Episcopal Church, 124 Entrance St., Marion. Name (508) 748-1507 for tickets ($10) or extra data.
New Bedford Whaling Museum Portray occasions
The New Bedford Whaling Museum has two upcoming in-person occasions in affiliation with the present exhibition, A Wild Notice of Longing: Albert Pinkham Ryder and a Century of American Artwork, which ends Oct. 31. Each occasions happen on the Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford in partnership with Portray at Splash.
6:30 p.m. Oct. 22: Canvas and Cocktails lets museum visitors unwind with a signature cocktail impressed by Albert Pinkham Ryder and put their creativity to the take a look at whereas portray a masterpiece impressed by the New Bedford Whaling Museum exhibition.
10:30 a.m. Oct. 24: Children and Canvas offers kids the chance to interrupt away from these screens and unleash their creativity at a enjoyable, no-experience-needed portray class for youths age 5 and up. Portray At Splash will present portray kits and skilled instruction whereas youngsters take pleasure in mild refreshments and develop into the artist.
Tickets for these interactive in-person occasions can be found on-line by the New Bedford Whaling Museum website. Masks are required and social distancing measures shall be in impact. All Whaling Museum galleries have UVC air purification techniques in place. Protocols for this occasion are topic to alter based mostly on Covid-19 neighborhood transmission knowledge from the CDC.
VIP Paranormal Ghost Hunt
10 p.m. to midnight October 22, 23, 29, and 30: 2 hour Ghost Excursions on the Middleborough City Corridor,10 Nickerson Ave., Middleborough.
Is the historic City Corridor actually haunted? City workers have heard footsteps, mysterious voices, and unusual sounds late at night time. Now you’ll be able to determine for your self.
This occasion is geared in direction of older kids and adults. Tickets are $20 and will be bought here.
Dartmouth Mother’s Household Fall Competition
The Dartmouth Mother’s Group is internet hosting a Household Fall Competition from 1 to three p.m. Oct. 23, at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 351 Elm St., Dartmouth.
Actions will embody a present by The Toe Jam Puppet Band, face portray, video games, crafts, and extra. Carry your individual pumpkin to embellish.
Admission is free, however donations are inspired and shall be used to assist cowl the price of the occasion in addition to future occasions.
All Treats, No Methods!
Downtown New Bedford Inc. is internet hosting a free household Halloween occasion taking place from 2 to five p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, in Downtown New Bedford. Keep tuned by visiting https://downtownnb.org/ for trick-or-treat sweet stops and extra particulars coming quickly.
Useful Home Halloween Path
For the month of October, the Useful Home Heritage Path is reworked right into a enjoyable Halloween path. Younger guests will benefit from the Halloween-themed scavenger hunt, finding the mysterious, magical ravens that dwell within the woods. Pleasant ghosts will keep watch over all guests. The path presents kids and their households an opportunity to benefit from the season with just a little spookiness and quite a lot of enjoyable.
The Halloween path positioned at 202 Hix Bridge Street, Westport, is open daybreak to nightfall, seven days per week for the month of October. The path is 0.7 miles, entrance is off the Useful Home customer parking zone on Hix Bridge Street. The expertise is free. Extra data will be discovered at https://wpthistory.org/2020/09/the-handy-house-halloween-trail/.
The Rocky Horror Image Present on the Z
The cult basic with a twist returns! RKO Military performs a dwell shadowcast because the film starring Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, and Barry Bostwick rolls on display screen. Whether or not you’ve seen The Rocky Horror Image Present earlier than or that is your first time, you’re in for an actual deal with this Halloween.
This R-rated efficiency encourages participation from viewers 18 years and older. The displaying begins at 8 p.m. Oct. 28, at Zeiterion Performing Arts Heart, 684 Buy St, New Bedford. Tickets will be bought for $15 and can be found right here.
Prop baggage can be found for buy on the present; $3 every or two for $5. All gadgets within the bag are theater-friendly. Prop bag proceeds help the RKO Military. Authorized props to convey by yourself are newspapers, flashlight, rubber gloves, noisemaker, rest room paper, occasion hat, bell, and taking part in playing cards. There are a number of movies and reveals to view at https://www.zeiterion.org/occasions.
Puppet Grasp Halloween Social gathering
The Puppet Grasp Halloween Social gathering hosted by comic Joselito Da Puppet shall be held from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Oct. 29, on the United Fishermens Membership, 639 Orchard St., New Bedford.
This 21+ occasion is $15 and can have sounds by Maxx Main, Jamn 94.5 DJ Jules, and Andre Millz. Costumes are really helpful. You should buy tickets right here.
Trick or Deal with with the Alpacas
Come costume up in your favourite costume as a result of the Alpacas shall be wearing theirs. Walkthrough the farm and trick or deal with at every shelter. Stroll by the haunted shelter and discover the zombie apocalypse. $15 per youngster contains treats for the youngsters, treats to feed the alpacas, and many enjoyable. Native crafters and distributors additionally handing out treats.
10 a.m. to three p.m Oct. 30 and 31, on the Hill Crest Alpacas, 338 Previous Fall River Street, North Dartmouth. Discover extra particulars here.
Staff Diablo MA and RI Trunk or Deal with
Whereas it’s conventional to gather sweet door-to-door for Halloween, think about another type of trick-or-treating. Trunk or deal with occasions enable costumed kids to gather sweet by a parking zone as they cease at automobiles adorned for Halloween. Take a look at this Trunk or Deal with occasion from 3 to six p.m. Oct. 30, at Papa Gino’s, 950 King’s Freeway, New Bedford.
Glad Hauntings Occasion
ORR drama membership alumni and volunteers from ORRHS shall be dramatically telling spooky tales that can you’ll want to provide you with a fright. The free scaring occurs from midday to 4 p.m. Oct. 30, on the Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St., Mattapoisett.
Museum volunteers shall be making a Halloween-themed scavenger hunt within the Carriage Home…..enter when you dare! Take an opportunity and see into your future with a tarot card studying. Harness the facility of magic with a sun-powered craft. The Mattapoisett Museum web site will be discovered at https://www.mattapoisettmuseum.org/event-info/happy-hauntings-event.
Uncover DNRT Scavenger Hunt
DARTMOUTH — The problem is to assist have a good time their fiftieth birthday by discovering and photographing 50 gadgets on DNRT Reserves from among the many 70 gadgets listed on the “Uncover DNRT Scavenger Hunt” guidelines.
Every entrant will obtain a DNRT Information to Out of doors Recreation in Dartmouth, Those that efficiently take and submit pictures of fifty gadgets will win an unique DNRT canvas boat tote bag. The “entrant” will be a person, couple, household, or crew, however every entrant will obtain just one Information and one tote bag. If every particular person in a gaggle needs their very own Information and tote bag, they need to register (and submit pictures) individually. The deadline is till Oct. 31 to finish the competition – so take your time and benefit from the trails.
To register and discover out extra data go to https://dnrt.org/product/discover-dnrt-scavenger-hunt/
Mattapoisett Locations Remembered
MATTAPOISETT — The Mattapoisett Museum’s open-air exhibit, Mattapoisett Locations Remembered, options six interpretive panels are put in on the museum grounds, that includes supplies from the museum’s assortment, together with pictures, work, and maps. These panels creatively spotlight historic locations and landmarks on the town and direct guests to chose places all through Mattapoisett Village and past. The exhibit encourages guests to discover the city and take into consideration how the previous has formed the material of present-day Mattapoisett. QR codes on the panels will hyperlink to maps and data on our web site permitting guests to make use of their cell units to find among the places in individual.
This exhibit is put in outdoors on the grounds of the museum, 5 Church St., Mattapoisett, and is open to the general public, no appointment or admission charge is required.
Please go to the web site https://www.mattapoisettmuseum.org/places-remembered for extra data and to view a whole record of our enterprise sponsors. Contact Mattapoisett Museum at [email protected]