Wilkes University’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee to Host Community Trick-or-Treat Night

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WILKES-BARRE, PA (10/22/2018) – Wilkes University’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee is holding a community trick-or-treat night from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28, in the McHale Athletic Center, 169 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre.

Twenty-three Wilkes University athletic teams will each have a table where attendees can trick-or-treat and play an interactive game with the team. Teams will decorate their tables with a theme. Planned themes range from 101 Dalmatians hosted by the field hockey team to Field of Dreams theme hosted by the baseball team.

The event is free and open to families and children of all ages.

About Wilkes University:

Wilkes University is a private, independent, non-sectarian institution of higher education dedicated to academic and intellectual excellence through mentoring in the liberal arts, sciences and professional programs. Founded in 1933, the university is on a mission to create one of the nation’s finest small universities, offering all of the programs, activities and opportunities of a large university in the intimate, caring and mentoring environment of a small college, open to all who show promise. The Economist named Wilkes 25th in the nation for the value of its education for graduates. In addition to 47 majors, Wilkes offers 25 master’s degree programs and five doctoral/terminal degree programs, including the doctor of philosophy in nursing, doctor of nursing practice, doctor of education, doctor of pharmacy, and master of fine arts in creative writing. Learn more at www.wilkes.edu.