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Weekend Events–10/28-30/11

Posted on 28th October 2011 at 08:12

Haunted Houses:
Cowlitz 2 Fire and Rescue has converted the Baker’s Corner station into a haunted house that will be open from 6 to 10 pm Friday and Saturday.

They’ll be raising money for Cowlitz County CASA at the haunted house being held from 6 to 9 pm Friday night through Halloween night at the Rose Valley Grange.

The Rainier Junior-Senior High Drama Club is hosting a haunted house in the school auditorium from 6 to 10:30 pm Friday and Saturday, and from 5 to 10 pm on Monday.

The Beaver Homes Grange near Goble continues its haunted house Friday night through Monday night, open from 6:30 to 9:30 pm.

NyghtMare Manor presents a “Hauntingly Ghoulish Time” at their 7th annual haunted house, going from dusk until 10 pm from Friday night through Halloween, at 142 Wilford Road in Silver Lake. Food donations will be collected for CAP in Longview and HOPE in Rainier.

You can help support the Kalama Fair by going to the “House of Terror” at the VFW Hall in downtown Kalama, open from 5 to 10 pm Friday night through Monday night.

Longview Stageworks is continuing “Murder at the Mansion” on Friday and Saturday night, an interactive murder mystery-dinner theatre at the Rutherglen Mansion. Curtain is set for 6:30 pm each night, call 425-5816 for ticket information.

The Loves Street Playhouse production of Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” continues down in Woodland. Showtimes are 7:30 pm Friday and Saturday, along with a 2 pm Sunday matinees. Call 360-263-6670 to find out about tickets.

The Longview Community Church is holding its biennial Garage Sale, with 260 families donating items for sale. Hours are 8 am to 5 pm on Friday and 8 am ‘till 2 pm Saturday at the church on Washington Way.

The Shiloh Christian Fellowship is offering local kids a Fall Fest, running from 2:30 to 5:30 pm on Saturday at Wallace Elementary School in Kelso. Bring a non-perishable food item, and you’ll be entered into a drawing for a Thanksgiving dinner for five. Admission is free.

The Grace Bible Fellowship is hosting a Kidz Harvest Block Party from 6:30 to 8:30 pm on Saturday, at their facility on South 10th Avenue in Kelso. Kids can dress up, but they will need to be accompanied by an adult.

The Cowlitz County Community Farmer’s Market continues this Saturday in the parking lot on 7th Avenue, across from the Cowlitz County Expo Center. Hours are 9 am to 2 pm on Saturday.

Rising Star Productions presents “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” Saturday night in the Kelso High School auditorium, with curtain set for 7:30 pm. Check the Rising Star Production website for ticket information, or get them at the door.

Sunday morning down in Woodland, they’re holding “Liam’s Journey” Costume Run, a 5K fun run and walk, looking to raise money to help Liam River Smith, a young boy who’s battling blood cancer. This gets started at 10 am Sunday morning at Horseshoe Lake Park.

At the Monticello Hotel on Sunday, it will be “Beacons for Bobby,” an event raising money to help pay medical expenses of Bobby Pingree of Castle Rock. He’s battling lung, storm and spinal cancer. Along with live and silent auctions, they’ll have a raffle, desserts and beverages being served. This starts at 3 pm on Sunday.

There’s a community Harvest Party planned for Sunday afternoon at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Longview, open to families with kids from pre-K through middle schools. This will run from 1 to 3 pm on Sunday.