A look at upcoming community events in Cambridge and Deerfield. If you have an event to add, please email it to: email@example.com. Upcoming events are also listed in the print edition of the paper, published each Thursday.
Friday, Oct. 25 : Dunkin’ for Pumpkins
Cambridge Community Activities Program annual Dunkin for Pumpkins event from 6-8 p.m. at the Cambridge Area Community Pool, 802 W. Water St. Kids can swim with floating pumpkins, dive for pumpkins and play games.
Oct. 26-27: Earth, Wood and Fire artist tour
The 20th anniversary of the Earth, Wood and Fire artist tour is Oct. 26 and 27 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Area artists open their studios for a self-guided driving tour.
Saturday, Oct. 26: Lions Club raffle
The Cambridge Area Lions Club is having its annual gun raffle to benefit the club and its programs. Tickets are $20. Winners will be drawn on Oct. 26 at Lake Ripley Lanes, W9582 U.S. Highway 12.
Saturday, Oct. 26: Halloween parade
Second-annual Halloween costume parade steps off at Badger Bank on Main Street at 9:45 a.m. Parade through Veterans Park in downtown Cambridge and trick-or-treat at downtown businesses.
Thursday, Oct. 31: Trick or Canning
Cambridge High School students will go trick-or-treating for non-perishable food items to benefit the local food pantry on Oct. 31 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Oct. 31-Dec. 12: Caregiving workshop
There will be a six-week workshop for caregivers at the Amundson Community Center in Cambridge, 200 Spring St., between Oct. 31 and Dec. 12 from 1-3:30 p.m. Different tools for reducing stress, managing time and communication.
Thursday, Oct. 31: Halloween open house
The Cambridge Fire Department will have an open house at 271 W. Main St. on Oct. 31 from 5:30-8 p.m. during trick-or-treating. Hot chocolate, treats.
Nov. 1-2: Addams Family haunted house
Cambridge Deerfield Players Theater haunted house 6-9 p.m Nov. 1 and Nov. 2 at 1906 Historic School, 213 South St. Dance Nov. 2, also 6-9 p.m., in the historic school gym. Family-friendly haunted house with an Addams Family theme.
Saturday, Nov. 2 : Friends of the Cambridge Library Arts and Crafts Fair
The Friends of the Cambridge Library Arts and Crafts Fair is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cambridge High School, 403 Blue Jay Way. Holiday items for sale, quilt raffle, concessions.
Monday, Oct. 28: Pack the Pantry and Community Day
Community Day is a community service event for Deerfield High School students on Oct. 28, from 12:30-3 p.m. Rescheduled from Oct. 22 due to weather. Local residents can place non-perishable items outside their door to be collected by students. Students will also be doing fall yard work.
Oct. 28-Nov. 1: Share the Warmth
The Deerfield schools clothing drive. Drop off any donations, which will go to the Deerfield Community Center Food Pantry, at the Deerfield Elementary or Deerfield Middle-High School offices Oct. 28-Nov. 1. Items being collected: coats, hats, scarves, gloves, snow pants, socks and boots in all sizes.