SPARTA, NJ – It’s that time of year; mums, pumpkins and the Trunk or Treat event signal autumn is here.  The Sparta Recreation Advisory Committee is offering the annual event on Sunday, October 29 beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Sparta Library Parking Lot. 

Following the Trunk or Treat, the Munchkin March will take place on the Memorial Football field.  The judged costume parade for children of all ages will being at 6 p.m. according to the Recreation Advisory Committee. 

Prizes will be given for best costume and there will be treats for all who participate.  A donation of a non-perishable food item is requested of all participants.  The collection will go to the Sparta Ecumenical Food Pantry. 

The committee said the event is to be sponsored by CP Engineering and Braen Stone.