2012 Halloween Events in Staten Island: Pooch Parade, Spooktaculars and More!

  • “Spooktaculars,” Oct. 21, 5:30-9 p.m. at Staten Island Zoo, 614 Broadway, 718-815-0242; StatenIslandZoo.org. Oct. 26, 7 p.m. at St. George Theatre, 35 Hyatt St.; 718-442-2900; StGeorgeTheatre.com. Oct. 26, 8 p.m.-midnight at The Renaissance, 2131 Hylan Blvd.; 718-354-9322 or 718-219-9564; cfhalloween@verizon.net.  

  • “The 20th Annual El Dia de los Muertos Celebration,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 21, Bldg. P, Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, 1000 Richmond Terr., Livingston; 718-425-3517 or 718-448-8348.

  • Haunted Houses by Corinne May Botz- Photo exhibit at Alice Austen House, 2 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island – starting Friday, October 19, 2012 11a.m. to 5p.m. For more than ten years, the Corinne May Botz searched for ghost stories in buildings across the United States. She ventured into these haunted places with both camera and tape recorder in hand; her photographs, accompanied by first-person narratives, reveal a rare glimpse into American interiors, both physical and psychological. $3.00 donation LINK HERE 
  • Autism Friendly Halloween Party – Saturday, October 27th, Noon to 4 p.m. at The Lake Club, 150 Clove Road T. (718) 442-3600 Pumpkin Painting, Scarecrow Making, Face Painting, Prizes, Costumed Characters and Much More! All Proceeds go to GRACE foundation. $5.00 per child, $15.00 per family (3 or more children).

  • Pooch Parade Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m. Location: Hylan Boulevard and Cornelia Avenue (in Wolfes Pond Park), Staten Island Who will the winner be? Bring your pooch our for our fantastic Halloween party for pooches.  Prizes awarded for best costume, longest tail, and much more. This event is presented by Syfy. Syfy is the proud sponsor of 14 NYC Parks fall-themed events across the city, including Pumpkin Fest in Central Park on Saturday, October 27!


Staten Island Developmental Disabilities Council October Meeting Schedules

  • Family Support Services Advisory Council Committee Monday, October 15th @9:30 am 930 Willowbrook Road Building 12G Conference Room RSVP:  Diane Peruggia @Dperuggia@aol.com
  • Health & Clinical Committee Wednesday, October 17th @9:30 am Always on the third Wednesday every month A Very Special Place 55 Quintard Street RSVP:  Dorothy Clark @Dorothyaclark10@aol.com
  • Advocacy Committee No Meeting scheduled       Proposal Review Committee No meeting scheduled
  • Staten Island Disabilities Council General Council Meeting  Tuesday, October 23rd 9:00 am – 1:00 pm IBR1050 Forest Hill Rd Residential Quality of Life Presentation *Registration begins at 8:30 am RSVP:  Angela Edwards@  contactsiddc@siddc.org  Note: this meeting replaces the original date on Friday 10/19
  • Service Coordination Committee Tuesday, October 23rd @ 2:30 pm A Very Special Place 55 Quintard St. RSVP: Cris Marchionne cmarchionne@pccsny.org
  • Willowbrook Property Planning Committee  Wednesday, October 24th @ 9:30 am @College of Staten Island, Bldg. 1L Archives Section of the Library   RSVP:  Diane Buglioli @  dbuglioli@avspny.org
  • Adult Services Committee Friday, October 26th @ 9:30 @ IBR 1050 Forest Hill Road  RSVP: Iris Goldberg IJED4@aol.com
  • Education Committee Tuesday, October 30th @ 9:30 am @ Elizabeth Connelly Center 930 Willowbrook Road, Bldg. 41A Conference Room RSVP:  Laura Kennedy lkennedy@siuh.edu

Fundraiser at Hair Essentials for “Speaks for Autism” Sunday, October 14, 2012

Hair Essentials




Sunday, October 14, 2012

11:00am to 5:00pm

$20.00 Blow Out

Half of the proceeds will benefit THE GRACE Foundation of NY


Half of the proceeds will benefit Making Strides for Breast Cancer

Walk-ins or Appointments

Hair Essentials

3279 Richmond Avenue

(Greenridge Shopping Center)