Because You Care’s 17th Annual Walk for Small Animals will feature music, vendors, food, entertainment, prizes, basket raffles, and more. Registration at noon, walk at 1 pm.For every $50 pledged, walkers will receive a chance to win an Apple iPad. Walkers who pledge $25 or more will receive a BYC Walk t-shirt.Funds will be used to provide veterinary care, food and supplies to abandoned and abused animals.For more info and to download a pledge form, visit…See More
Zombie 5k: Saturday, Oct. 11, 9 a.m.; Runners Club Pavilion, Beach 1, Presque Isle State Park; be a runner or a zombie; prize for best zombie costume, top runners, top zombies. Cost: $25; optional zombie makeup, $5. Info: www.erieplayhouse.org, 484-2852.
What a Tangled Web We Weave: Saturday, Oct. 11, 1-3 p.m.; Erie Zoo, 423 W. 38th St.; 6- to 12-year-olds can make Halloween-themed decorations. Cost: $16; $13 members; registration required. Info: www.eriezoo.org, 864-4091.
EDINBORO POTTERFEST: Monday, Oct. 13-Saturday, Oct. 18; throughout Edinboro; Harry Potter musical parody skits, "Mudbloods" (film), Ravenclaw Academic Conference, Potterbowl trivia contest, Triwizard Cup competitions, corn maze at Wooden Nickel Buffalo Farm, more. Cost: Skits, film and many other events are free; some activities have fees. Info:http://potterfest.cs.edinboro.edu for full schedule.