Fairlane Village Mall
389 Pottsville St Clair Hwy
Pottsville, Pa 17901
Free Events Open to Area Residents
Event Date: October 29, 2012
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POTTSVILLE, Pa., Aug. 29, 2012 – Fairlane Village Mall in Pottsville will host a variety of events this October aimed at raising funds for local charities, assisting seniors with an informational expo and providing a safe place for children to enjoy trick-or-treating and win prizes. The following events are free, unless otherwise noted, and open to the public:
- Sat., Oct. 6 – The Republican-Herald newspaper and the Rotary Club of Pottsville are sponsoring a purse sale, located in the old Waldenbooks storefront. Proceeds from the sale of the donated, gently-used purses will benefit Pottsville Rotary Charities and Schuylkill County schools through the Newspaper in Education program, which is designed to introduce students of all ages to the benefits of daily reading. For additional details please contact Janet Joyce at (570) 628-6145.
- Tues., Oct. 16 – Baby boomers and beyond are invited to a Senior Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., sponsored by Diakon Community Services for Seniors. The informative and fun-filled daywill include entertainment, giveaways, mini seminars, demonstrations and refreshments. Exhibitors from many different areas of senior living and support services will be found throughout the mall. Exhibitors will include companies and individuals from the areas of personal and home care service, medicine and rehabilitation, construction, financial planning, fitness, insurance, senior living and much more. For more information, call (570) 624-3018.
- Mon., Oct. 29 – Fairlane Village Mall’s popular annual Mall-O-Ween event starts at 6 p.m. Children 12 and under are invited to enjoy safe trick-or-treating at participating mall stores. Prizes will be awarded for the best costume in eight different categories: Funniest, Scariest, Prettiest, Cutest, Traditional Halloween, Most Original, Judge’s Choice, and Best Overall. Entertainment begins at 7 p.m., and costume winners will be announced after the show.
Fairlane Village Mall, “Where Schuylkill County Shops For Value,” is located on Route 61 North, just a mile from downtown Pottsville. For the third year in a row, Fairlane Village Mall was named Best Shopping Center by the readers of The Republican-Herald newspaper in the annual “Best Of” competition featured in Schuylkill Living Magazine. For more information about community events hosted by the mall or special sales for area shoppers, visitwww.shopfairlanevillage.com.