Mercyhurst Prep Performing Arts Book and Media Sale March 5-6: Plan to stock up on books, CDs, DVDs, and VHS tapes at the annual MPS Performing Arts Boosters Book and Media Sale. The sale will be held in the Mercyhurst Prep cafeteria from 12-8 p.m. Friday, March 5 and from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, March 6. Beginning February 1, donations of books, DVDs, CDs, VHS tapes, video games and family board games may be brought to the school, located at 538 E. Grandview Blvd. in Erie, during regular…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.