Saturday, Halloween, at 1 pm at the Elmwood Park Bandshell, Annual Spooktacular Costume Contest. For ages 13 and under. Meet at the bandshell in costume. Judging at 1:10 pm. Each participant will receive a free hotdog, drink, and goody bag. Hosted by Norristown Recreation.
Also Saturday from 4-7 pm, another Trunk or Treat in the West End at Calvary Baptist's parking lot on West Marshall and Haws Avenue. Again, trick or treating in a safe environment.
Saturday night -- Daylight Savings Time ends. SET YOUR CLOCKS BACK 1 HOUR.
Sunday starting at 10 am, Open Mic at Coffee Talk, 507 W Marshall St. Musicians, writers, poets, artisans and anyone else welcome. $5 donation.
Sunday after 2 pm at Elmwood Park Zoo, Norristown Municipality residents receive FREE Zoo admission. Valid ID is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult to receive free admission.
Monday from 5-10 pm, you can help the Norristown Youth Football and Cheerleading Teams raise funds by eating at Chaps Sports Bar, 2509 W Main, Jeffersonville. They'll receive a percentage of all food purchases, dine in or carryout. Door prizes, raffle baskets. Tell your server you're with Norristown Eagles.
sample ballot at this link.
Thursday from 6:30-7:30 pm in the Children's Dept of the Norristown Library, families are invited to learn healthy snack ideas and nutrition tips for kids, create healthy snacks, and eat what you make. Presented by PA Nutrition Education Tracks. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All ages. Registration required. Call 610-278-5100 x 205 or visit the Children’s Department to sign up. For info, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Remember to check out the library's full calendar. They have daily programs for readers of all ages. Click on the link in the right column.