PARKTON — The Fright Train, which runs through scenes of horror in the woods and swamp area with open railcars, will run on Friday and Saturday.
The railcar train leaves the Parkton Depot every 30 minutes beginning at 7 p.m. each night of the ride, with the last ride leaving at 11:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 for children ages 2 through 12 and $8 for adults ages 13 and up. Children under two are free. Tickets will go on sale each day of the ride at 4 p.m. at the Parkton Depot. There will be food and entertainment during the wait.
For information, call (910) 816-7694.
ORRUM — The Lumber River Historical Haunted Hay Ride will be held on Thursday and Friday at the Princess Ann Access Area of Lumber River State Park.
Hay rides for children will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. and during that time an outdoor movie “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” will be playing. Haunted hay rides will be from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Space is limited, so come early.
For information, call the state park at (910) 628-4564.
LUMBERTON — Kiwanis of Robeson-Lumberton is accepting applications for fund requests for 2011-2012 year.
The deadline is Nov. 2. To request an application send an e-mail to the club at email@example.com. Once the application is received it will be reviewed by the board committee during the monthly meeting. Applicants must be nonprofits that benefit the children of Robeson County.
The applicant will be notified if the application meets the Kiwanis of Robeson-Lumberton criteria by Dec. 7.
LUMBERTON — Harvey Burgess will be signing his new book “Kiss Her Goodbye” at noon and 5 p.m. on Friday at the entrance to Tomlinson’s Department Store.
The store is located inside Biggs Park Mall.