6391-Malone University to host the Great Pumpkin Hunt
6391-September 25, 2012
The Malone University senior class will once again host The Great Pumpkin Hunt, Saturday, October 27 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The event will take place in and near the Randall Campus Center on the Malone University campus.
Tickets are $4 per child with a $16 maximum cost per family. There is no charge to adults but children must be accompanied. For ticket information, please contact the Office of Student Development at 330.471.8273.
The purpose of this annual event is to offer a safe, fun alternative to traditional trick-or-treating activities. Children aged three to twelve are invited to enjoy a time filled with a trip to the pumpkin patch, featuring 200 pumpkins from which to choose. Activities also include face painting, a costume contest by age group (costumes are optional - non-scary costumes only, please), games, cookie decorating, balloon artist, magician, and more. Also: there will be several screenings of the fall classic: It's the great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! Bring your camera! Malone's popular spirit character, Maxamoose, will be on hand for photo opportunities.
The Great Pumpkin Hunt is sponsored by the Malone Associates to benefit philanthropic projects of the senior class.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2013.
Suzanne Thomas, APR
Director of University Relations
2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W., Canton, OH, 44709