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10/23/2012

Trick or Treat: Campus Has Plenty of Halloween Fun for All

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ROCK HILL, S.C. — Embrace the horror this month with several on-campus Halloween-related events at Winthrop University.

Halloween hits on Wednesday, Oct. 31, but there is plenty of scary fun before then:

Costume Sale
Oct. 23-26, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Johnson/Roddey Breezeway
Complete your ideal costume by raiding the Department of Theatre and Dance’s costume closet.

Homework Clinic Candy Apple Fundraiser
Oct. 23, 25 and 30, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., DiGiorgio Campus Center, main lobby
By purchasing one of these candy apples, you’re helping the Winthrop University Homework Clinic.

Pumpkin Carving
Oct. 30, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Scholars Walk
Add a chill to your front porch or window by carving your very own pumpkin.

• Halloween Happenings
Oct. 30, 5-8 p.m., Student Activity Center Gym
It’s all about the treats at this event. Younger local students will trick-or-treat in assigned residence halls, escorted by Winthrop organizations, and play games and activities at the SAC.

• Boo-Grams
Oct. 23 & 25, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., East and West Thomson lobbies, DiGiorgio Campus Center Concourse
Say what you need to say via a boo-gram.

• Well-o-Ween 2012
Oct. 25, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., West Center
This is the annual wellness fair featuring more than 40 exhibitors from the Rock Hill and greater Charlotte, N.C., areas.

• Halloween Social
Oct. 30, 6:30 p.m., DiGiorgio Campus Center-The Edge
Hosted by the organization Plain Jane, come out for some karaoke and Halloween-based questions and games. You can also satisfy your sweet tooth with free candy.

• Halloween Bake Sale
Oct. 31, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., DiGiorgio Campus Center, main lobby
Who doesn’t love a tasty treat?

• Halloween Game Night/Don’t Forget the Lyrics
Oct. 31, 7-9 p.m., Dinkins Auditorium
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. will host this recreational program with games such as Taboo and Don’t Forget the Lyrics.

• Eagle Flicks: Quarantine

Oct. 31, 8 p.m., Dina’s Place
The nightmare becomes real for a TV reporter who becomes trapped in an apartment building where a woman is infected with a strange and rare virus. $2 with WU ID, $5 to public or free with a fall movie pass.

• GLoBAL Fiend Fiest
Oct. 31, 8-11 p.m., the Shack
Dress your best for GLoBAL’s annual Halloween party, featuring dancing and a drag show.

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