Carver Recreation to host 30th Annual Halloween Festival

Carver Recreation Center, 322 W. Watauga Ave., will host its 30th annual Halloween Festival on Monday, Oct. 31 from 6-9 p.m. This event is open to all ages and will include a variety of Halloween fun and games. Admission is free for ages 6-16, $1 for adults in costume, and $2 for adults without costume. Game tickets will be $.50 each. Prizes will be awarded for best costume in three age groups.

For more information, please call (423)461-8830.

MPCC to host Pumpkin Swim

Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert St., will host a Pumpkin Swim from 4-5:45 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 28 for ages 2-13. Participants will retrieve a pumpkin from the teaching pool and will decorate it after swim time. Children 6 and younger must have an adult present in the water, and children 7-12 must have an adult in the pool area at all times. Swim diapers are required for non-potty trained children. Capacity for teaching pool is 39. Open swim will be available in the lap pool.

Cost is $5 per person. Registration is not necessary but pumpkins are limited. For more information, please call (423)434-5775.

Senior Services to offer Friday Night Dances

Citizens are invited to put on their dancing shoes and join Senior Services the first and third Friday of each month to dance the night away. Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert St., will host Friday Night Dances from 7-10 p.m. Admission is $5 per person; Silver Sneakers® discount is available for eligible members. (Pricing may vary for special events.) Schedule is as follows:

• Friday, Nov. 4 – Jerry Pierce Band
• Friday, Nov. 18 – Eddie Skelton Band
• Friday, Dec. 2 – Jerry Pierce Band
• Friday, Dec. 16 – Christmas Dance with Kids Our Age

Please register in person at the MPCC Senior Services desk. For more information, call (423)434-6237.


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