• Sunday in the Park will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 7 at Herman Park, in partnership with the Arts Council of Wayne County. It will also be an Oktoberfest celebration. Free.

• Pajama story time for ages 2 through 6 will be held from 6:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 9 and 23 at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive. Jump into your jammies and come out for songs, stories and fun. Free. Information: 919-299-8105.

• Point and Click children’s photography workshop will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Goldsboro Library. Local photographer Becca Reynolds will teach the children beginning photography. Take a camera. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.

• “Jack and the Wonder Beans” play will take place at 3 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Paramount Theatre, part of the Paramount Performing Arts Series. It’s based on the book by James Still and will be presented by Lexington Children’s Theatre, a retelling of “Jack and the Beanstalk” set in Appalahia. Tickets are available at the Paramount box office, by calling 919-583-8432 or online at www.goldsboroparamount.com.

• Crafteens event will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Oct. 11 at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive. Participants will decorate their own sugar skull magnet. Free. Information: 919-299-8105.

• Community drum circle on Center Street will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26, sponsored by the Arts Council of Wayne County. Free. Information: 919-736-3300.

• Pokemon League of Goldsboro for all ages will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Goldsboro Library. Participants can battle, trade and share their love of Pokemon. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

• Trunk or Treat will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 26 at Cliffs of the Neuse State Park. Seven Springs Fire Department will do a haunted trail. There will be a costume and pumpkin carving contest (take your own pumpkin). Prizes will be awarded for the best decorated trunk. Free. Information: 919-778-6234.

• Spooky, Slimy, Scary! craft day will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Oct. 13 at the Goldsboro Library. Children will make some icky sticky slime and do some mysterious experiments. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.

• Teen movie event will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Goldsboro Library. They will watch “A Wrinkle in Time” and have snacks. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

• Pumpkin decorating contest will take place Oct. 15-20 at the Goldsboro Library. Children will decorate a plastic pumpkin to display through the beginning of November. Patrons will vote for their favorite pumpkin and the winner will get a prize. Free. Information: 919-735-1824.

• Paws N Pumpkins Fall Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 20 at Waynesborough Park. The 4th annual Furever Paws fall festival and fundraiser will feature dog adoptions, wagon rides, face painting, a Goldsboro K9 demo, local craft vendors, food and drinks. There will also be local entertainment and a costume contest for dogs and kids. You can take photos with your pets. Monetary or pet food donations will be accepted. Information: Melody Drew at 919-988-4813.

• Kewl Teens Book Club will meet at the Fremont Library from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Oct. 18. They will talk about “A Monster Calls.” Books and snacks will be provided. Free. Information: 919-705-1892.

• Pokeplay event will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Oct. 18. Free. Information: 919-299-8105.

• Cooking Up a Good Time for 3rd through 5th graders will take place at 6 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Goldsboro Library. Children will learn about cooking techniques and foods from around the world and make a dish to try. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.