MC to host trick-or-treat event Oct. 26

Oct. 8, 2013
Contact: Chloe Kennedy, News and New Media Writer

Maryville College will celebrate Halloween with a trick-or-treat event on Sat., Oct. 26 on campus.

The event will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the courtyard between Thaw Hall and the Center for Campus Ministry. The event is free and open to area children and their parents

Parents and chaperones should park in the lot adjacent to Fayerweather Hall and walk toward Thaw Hall.

The event will replace the College’s annual Carnegie Hall trick-or-treat event, which was previously held on Halloween night.

For more information, call the College’s Residence Life Office at 865.981.8192.

Maryville College is ideally situated in Maryville, Tenn., between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state‘s third largest city. Founded in 1819, it is the 12th oldest institution of higher learning in the South and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Known for its academic rigor and its focus on the liberal arts, Maryville is where students come to stretch their minds, stretch themselves and learn how to make a difference in the world. Total enrollment for the fall 2014 semester was 1,168.