Community Members Invited to Upcoming Halloween Trunk or Treat Event at Higgins Education Center

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Microsoft Word - Trunk or Treat 2016 flyer.docxCommunity members are invited to a Halloween-themed event that not only allows children to “trick or treat,” but also provides valuable information about community resources.

This year’s Halloween Trunk or Treat event will take place on Oct. 20 at the Higgins Education Center, 1030 W. Higgins Rd., from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The event is hosted by the Higgins Education Center in partnership with the Palatine Opportunity Center, and admission is free for both children and adults.

7be38d11-6e9a-4742-b336-94c253eb88c6The event is a great opportunity to learn about the programs and services offered through District 211. Individuals and families can tour the Higgins Education Center as well as gain information about social agencies that serve the Hoffman Estates, Schaumburg, Palatine and the surrounding communities. Roughly 12 agencies will be on site at informational tables. Many of the agency representatives are bilingual, and will offer information in both English and Spanish.

In addition, the agencies will be passing out candy and other treats to children dressed up in Halloween costumes. There will be trick or treating opportunities both inside and outside of the building.

For more information about the Halloween Trunk or Treat event, please contact (847) 755-5945