CEDAR GROVE, NJ — Den 4 of the Cedar Grove Cub Scouts will be hosting a trick-or-treat themed food collection event on Halloween morning for the Holy Spirit Food Pantry in Verona.   http://holyspiritverona.org/food-pantry

The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 31 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 36 Gould St. in Verona.

Food donations can be brought to the church parking lot, where the trick-or-treating Scouts will collect them.

The Holy Spirit Food Pantry’s needs have surged during the pandemic. Some suggested donation items include: laundry detergent, paper towels, peanut butter, pasta, rice, breakfast bars, boxed milk, toilet tissue, mac & cheese, canned fruits and vegetables, and personal care items (toothpaste, bar soap, deodorant, shampoo, shaving cream, etc.)