October-Halloween

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Hello Freecycle(TM) Members!

It's that time of year for trick-or-treaters of all ages. Lets all dig into our closets/attic/garage, and see if we can find some of the following items to post as Offers in our group for a seasonal Halloween Challenge!!

Remember, our community is one of giving AND receiving! If you post a Wanted for a Halloween costume, please be so kind as to make an Offer as well (maybe last year's costume?)... or...

Example Offers:

  • Costumes
  • Clothes (for costumes)
  • Patterns / fabric for costumes
  • Sheets for our little ghost trick-or-treaters
  • Pillow cases (make great candy bags!)
  • Shoes / boots
  • Shoe polish
  • Wigs*
  • Makeup and special effects items*
  • Costume accessories (which could be almost anything!)
  • Flashlights
  • Decorations, indoor and out
  • Hay, straw, or corn stalks
  • String lights
  • Candles
  • Halloween-themed music
  • Decorative bowls (that can be used for passing out candy)
  • Party favors
  • Unused party invites, envelopes, gift wrap
  • Plates, cups, napkins, utensils*
  • Unused garbage bags
  • Coupons for party supply stores
  • And... any other creative items you can come up with!!!


Take care that these things are in unopened/clean/sanitary condition, as appropriate.

Have a fun and safe holiday. Thanks so much for being part of the xxx Freecycle(TM) group!

Your xxx Freecycle Moderators


ADMIN: Holiday / Halloween Challenge #1

Hello Freecycle(TM) Members!

It's that time of year for Trick or Treaters of all ages. Lets all dig into our clutter/closets/attic/garage, and see if we can find some of the following items to post as Offers in our group for a seasonal Halloween Challenge!!

  • Old Sheets for our Little Ghost Trick or Treaters
  • Old Pillow Cases (make Great Candy Bags!)
  • Unused Halloween Decorations
  • Unused String Lights (Christmas Lights, etc.)
  • Unused Candles
  • Clean, Reusable "Clear" Plastic Milk Containers (for candles and sidewalk lighting)
  • Usable Shoe Polish
  • Old, Usable Clothes (for costumes)
  • Unused Wigs (Clean and Sanitary)
  • Hay, Straw, or Corn Stalks
  • Unused Black Garbage Bags
  • Decorative Bowls (that can be used for passing out candy)
  • And... any other Creative Items you can come up with!!!


Thanks so much for supporting our group, and our challenges! We appreciate your participation!

Have a Great Day and Have Fun on Freecycle!

Your XXX Freecycle Moderators