The Edwardsville Hometown Committee recently held its Annual Pumpkin Play Day for the children of Edwardsville. The event featured free pumpkins, games and prizes, Balloons by Jubilee, a petting zoo by Endless Dreams Animals and a costume parade. Proceeds will benefit care packages for the military. The committee has also been involved with a spay/neuter program for stray cats and will serve refreshments during the Nov. 19 holiday parade as well as decorate the borough building for the holiday season. For more information about the committee or next year’s Edwardsville Pierogi Festival, contact Jackie Moran 570-288-7596. Shown at Pumpkin Play Day are, first row: Katherine Hindmarsh, Kate Magda, Evan Covert, Tyler Covert. Second row: MaryAlice James, Carol Brawley, Marilyn Mazeika, Lisa Campbell, Carolyn Bren, Jackie Moran, Robbi Austin, Sarah Hindmarsh and Stacey Casey. Not shown are Debbie Rogers, Kenneth Weiss and Fran Hopkins.