The Destin Library’s Youth Services Department has scheduled its annual Story-time Halloween Costume Parade for children 4 years old and younger at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 25. Parents are encouraged to pre-register for this annual event by emailing or calling 837-8572 by Oct. 20.

The Story-time program, which is held on Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m., includes story-time, songs, puppet-play using stuffed and hand-held animals, and the opportunity for young children to socialize with others their own age.

This year’s Story-time Halloween Costume Parade is sponsored by the Friends Guild of the Destin Library and local contributors.

Individuals or businesses interested in making a donation for this program are asked to contact the Youth Services Librarian at

Children participating this year will receive a gift bag for their participation.