Halloween can be a frighteningly frenzied time of year. Between shopping for and creating treats, costumes and decorations, parents may be seeking a simple solution for seasonal fun without adding to the already hectic time and expenses!
Omaha Public Library (OPL) can help with fun, free, pre-planned programs and activities for all ages to enjoy. Browse all Halloween programs, opens a new window happening across OPL's 12 locations. Some highlights include Halloween Spooktacular, opens a new window at Florence Branch on Wednesday, Oct. 23; a Saturday full of Halloween events, opens a new window on Oct. 26; Haunted Omaha: Tales of the Paranormal, opens a new window at Abrahams Branch Tuesday, Oct. 29; Novel Pictures Book Club: Candyman, opens a new window happening at Alamo Drafthouse's Midtown location on Wednesday, Oct. 30; and lots of fun events the day before and on Halloween, opens a new window.
Library users can also check out spooky books, opens a new window, horror movies, opens a new window and other materials from OPL's collection that keep you watching or turning pages for some thrills and chills! OPL staffer and Well-Read Collective, opens a new window member David Dick also has some frighteningly good recommendations for horror reads in this blog post, opens a new window published earlier this month.