Look out!: Tonight is the night the ghosts and goblins (and Elsas and Annas and Spider-Mans) come out of the woodwork to search their neighborhoods for treats - not tricks! If you're driving, watch out for them. If you want to know what time each town will allow trick or treating, click here. Have a safe and happy night!
Holy terror: Looking for something a little scarier? The Mount presents a special midnight tour on the spookiest night of the year tonight at 9:15 and 10:30 p.m. Creaky floors, slamming doors, and ghostly footsteps are all part of The Mount’s guided tour of the most haunted parts of the estate. This tour is not recommended for children under 12. Tickets are $30 for adults and $25 for youths ages 12 to 18 and are available online at EdithWharton.org.
How sweet it is: Local singer-songwriter Bobby Sweet will headline a "Giving Thanks Dinner and Concert" event to benefit Central Berkshire Habitat for Humanity programs and services this afternoon at 4:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church at 55 Fenn St. in Pittsfield. The event is a homemade turkey dinner followed by a benefit concert lineup that features Sweet and The BSweet Band along with Zink & Company. There are two dinner seatings, at 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. The concert begins at 7 p.m. Dinner tickets are $15 and show tickets are $15. Combo tickets are $25. Tickets can be purchased online at berkshirehabitat.org or at bobbysweet.com.
All's fair: The Richmond School PTO will be hosting its annual Craft and Country Fair today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. that will showcase the work of more than 45 area crafts people and artisans. There will be a book fair, silent auction, bake sale, chance auction and homemade lunches. Admission to the fair is $2 per person and kids under 12 are free. For more information, contact the school at 413-698-2207 or email the PTO at email@example.com.
Just another word for fun: The Clark Art Institute holds its first Family Day since its grand reopening in the summer today from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Freedom Family Day is held in conjunction with the final day of the Clark’s exhibit "Radical Words: From Magna Carta to the Constitution," which features six documents critical to the formation of American democracy. Freedom Family Day features family-friendly gallery talks, David Grover and Friends leading sing-alongs featuring songs about peace, love and freedom; art-making projects and more. The event is free.
Speaking of democracy: The Berkshire Immigrant Center and the First Congregational Church Williamstown will host a two-pronged event for immigrants and families at the First Congregational Church, 906 Main St. From 3:30 to 5 p.m., representatives from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office will answer general questions about USCIS and USCIS programs. At 5:30 p.m., Berkshire County’s newest United States citizens will be recognized and celebrated at a multicultural dinner. New citizens are asked to please confirm their attendance in advance by calling 413-445-4881 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.