Halloween Program Offered This Saturday at Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area

Want to get your kids into the spirit of Halloween? Consider heading to Millbrook Village at Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area this Saturday for the NRA's annual "Octivities" program.

This popular children's program will be held at the Van Campen Farmhouse in Millbrook Village, New Jersey, on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. This pre-Halloween event will include a variety of seasonal crafts – fashioning cornhusk and apple-head dolls, pumpkin painting, and similar activities. Although aimed at children, everyone is welcome to come in costume. Buildings in the village are open with tours and demonstrations. Light refreshments will be provided.

There is no charge, but reservations are requested. To make one, please call 908-841-9531 to reserve a place.

For further information, call Park Headquarters at 570-426-2452 (Monday to
Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) or visit the park’s website at www.nps.gov/dewa.

Millbrook Village is 12 miles north of I-80 (Exit 1) on Old Mine Road in New Jersey.