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2012 Trick or Treating 6PM-8PM and Safety Tips

Trick or Treating for Tyngsborough will be on Wednesday October 31st from 6PM-8PM

Safety Tips

  • Please use caution if you see post-storm debris that have not been cleared from the public way.
  • Parents should establish a specific route for their children in a known neighborhood.
  • Parents and children should use flashlights and use sidewalks whenever possible.
  • Children should use crosswalks when possible and not cross between parked cars.
  • Motorist should drive slowly and watch for children in the street and on medians and exiting driveways.
  • Parents should have their children wear bright, reflective and flame retardant costumes.
  • Children should travel in groups accompanied by an adult.
  • Children should only go to well lit houses and remain on porches and do not enter the homes.
  • Children should bring all treats home and let a parent inspect them all before eating them.