Page 8 - Chehalis Tribal Newsletter - November 2016
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Children take home prizes, candy and exhilarating memories at the Chehalis Tribe’s annual Community Halloween Party on Oct. 29.

Halloween party delivers thrills, chills

Kids score candy, Community Center. The annual treat was met Brave souls
haunted house fun Hearts raced as kids made with gusto as families waited make their
their turn to go through the way through
The Chehalis Tribe’s annual their way through the haunted adrenaline junkies’ dream. the haunted
Community Halloween house. It was a safe, scary house and
Party on Oct. 29 had a huge and fun event for children as Many children talked about pause for
turnout. Many community and they faced ghouls, zombies, how they wanted to improve adorable
tribal members came to the haunting moans, scary their costumes to become family
Community Center dressed to laughter and other frights even scarier. They also said pictures.
the hilt in Halloween style. during their journey. they were looking forward to The party
being with their friends for an turned the
It was a fun day for all Some brave youngsters evening of trick-or-treating in Community
with delicious treats, creepy went through the haunted their local communities. Center into a
decorations, costumes and house multiple times. heart-racing
prizes. Children were dressed Halloween
in a wide array of superhero free-for-all.
costumes, cute cartoon
characters and animals. They It was a great event chock
received a prize in recognition full of family fun.
of their costumes.
Many thanks
Along with candy, a simple
lunch of hamburgers and A special thanks goes out
hot dogs, chips and cookies to employees and volunteers
was provided by Lucky Eagle who assisted in decorating the
Casino. haunted house and providing
scares for visitors. Thanks also
The day was filled with to tribal community members
dressed-up children who who came out to celebrate
entered the contest. Faced Halloween together!
with numerous amazing
costumes, it wasn’t easy The Chehalis
being a judge. After much Tribal
deliberation, winners were Employees
announced. The best costumes Halloween
from each age bracket were Party featured
chosen. Children smiled classic
brightly as they rushed up to costumes
claim their prizes. Everyone such as
came out a winner! musician
Prince and
Afterward, kids scampered painter Bob
toward the haunted house. Ross.
Ghosts and goblins hid in the
dark to meet them. Screams
echoed throughout the
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