FRIDAY, OCT. 30
HALLOWEEN AT THE WHEELER YMCA. 6 to 8 p.m. Haunted House, ghoulish games, costume contests, more. Wheeler Regional Family YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. (860) 793-9631.
HALLOWEEN AT VILLAGE GATE. 4 to 6 p.m. Village Gate, 23 Fair St., Bristol. (860) 589-2923.
OCT. 30-DEC. 18
POLISH STORYTIME. 10:45 a.m. on Fridays. For children ages 2 to 5. Halloween stories, autumn stories, more. Crafts Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol.
SATURDAY, OCT. 31
HALLOWEEN PARTY AT THE NEW ENGLAND CAROUSEL MUSEUM. 4:30 to 6 p.m. Costume party for children. Tricks, treats, Halloween games, children’s costume contest. Costume judging begins at 5 p.m. Fun prizes. Goodie bags. Free rides. Limited to first 200 people. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. $1 for adults, children are free. (860) 585-5411, firstname.lastname@example.org, TheCarouselMuseum.org
NOW thru NOV. 19
‘ONCE UPON A STORY.’ 10:30 a.m. on Thursdays. Story time for children 3-4. Explore themes through books, songs, rhymes, educational activities, and crafts. Take-home literacy tips. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450.
PLAY AND LEARN STORYTIME. 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays. Early literacy based program features an age-appropriate story and song sessions. For children birth through 23 months. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450.
‘TWO MUCH FUN.’ Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Story time geared to the Terrific Twos. Movement and music. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450.
‘FLYING FINGERS.’ 4 p.m. on Fridays. Inter-generational knit and crochet group. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450.