Updated: November 27, 2013 6:02AM
A night of Edgar Allan Poe: Taltree Arboretum and Gardens presents radio-style terrifying tales by candlelight at the Railway Garden Depot, 8:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26. Cost is $5. Coffee and desserts will be served while listening to “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Raven” and “The Masque of the Red Death.” Taltree Arboretum is located at 450 W. County Road 100N. For more information call 462-0025 or visit www.taltree.org/event/edgarallanpoe/.
Haunted house: Traveling Men 1 presents the Live Spook House haunted house from 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 through Thursday, Oct. 31, at St. Mark Grand Lodge, 2167 E. 9th Ave. Free treats upon completion of tour. The cost is $10 per person. For more information call, 293-5984, 951-2535 or 292-9266.
Chili dinner and taste-off: The Knights of Columbus Msgr. Hoffman Council based at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 200 E. 78th Ave., is sponsoring an all-you-can-eat chili and hot dog dinner and taste off from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7. Cost is $5. Vote for your favorite chili. Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages available. Call 942-8378 for more information.