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October 2015

Trunk or Treat

All ages enjoy games, a cake-walk, food and, of course, candy. 1-3pm, Trinity United Methodist Church, Prince Frederick, free: 410-535-1782.

Skipjack Sail

Sail on the Nathan of Dorchester. 1-3pm, Long Wharf, Cambridge, $30 w/discounts, rsvp:

Raptor’s Eye Returns

Liz Smith presents her birds of prey, including a saw-whet owl, Swainson’s hawk, barred owl, American kestrel and screech owls. Noon-4pm, Wild Bird Center, Annapolis, free: 410-280-1545.


Kids and pets join costume contest and pet parade; visit the SPCA mobile unit, enjoy face painting, lawn games and live music to benefit Naptown Sings and the SPCA of AACo. Noon-3pm, The Greene Turtle, Jennifer Rd., Annapolis, free: 410-266-7474.

St. Michaels Oysterfest

Celebrate the Bay’s favorite bivalve with live music, oysters steamed or raw, boat rides, oyster aquaculture and restoration demos, oyster tonging, documentary films, retriever demos, harvesting displays, cooking demos, oyster stew competition, costume contest and children’s activities. 10am-4pm, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michaels, $15 w/discounts:

Trunk-or-Treat Deale

Come in costume for treats. Noon-2pm, Deale Volunteer Fire Dept., free:

Trick-or-Treat at Marley Station Mall

Mall stores hand out candy and treats; live music dance party in Center Court. Noon-2pm, Marley Station Mall, Glen Burnie, free: 410-760-8900.

KIDS Howl-a-ween Paw-ty

Dress in animal costumes to meet adoptable animals at this festive party. 10am-2pm, AACo Animal Control, Maxwell Frye Rd., Millersville:

KIDS Halloween Party

Ages 5 and under have a spook-tacular time with not-so-scary stories, silly songs, costume parade. 10am, Deale Library, free: 410-222-1925.

Spooktacular 5K Run/Walk

Scare the pants off Crohn’s disease and colitis by running or walking in this benefit race. 8am, Downs Park, Pasadena, $40 w/discounts, rsvp: ­