Recreation and Leisure Studies

Halloween for Haiti

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, October 26, 2013, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 
Deering Oaks Park
Contact Name: 
David Jones
Contact Phone: 
780-4587
Contact Email: 
dbjones@usm.maine.edu

Help build a playground and dreams for the children of Haiti!

Join us for candy collecting, dancing, mask making, pumpkin painting and more! Wear a costume - win a prize! Students from USM's Recreation Leadership class and the City of Portland Community Recreation Department are teaming together to host Halloween for Haiti. The event will take place on Saturday, October 26th, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Portland's Deering Oaks Park.

The event is free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted and will go towards the International Childhood Enrichment Program, a nonprofit organization that is building safe playgrounds for the children of Haiti. We hope you can join us!

Nature-based Tourism at USM

Enrollment in the Nature Tourism Minor can increase your understanding and enjoyment of nature while enhancing future employment opportunities in ecotourism and adventure recreation businesses, wilderness equipment outfitters, or organizations that focus on environmental education.

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