Halloween tales a treat

(First photo) Wise little owl Bella Newton, 14 months, looks for a book to read at the Makawao Public Library on Thursday morning during a “Halloween Hilarity” performance by storytellers Melinda and Peter Wing.

(Second photo) Kula’s Liz Dunlap snaps a photo of son Sterling, 6, while daughter Ayla, 3, enjoys a Halloween treat Thursday at the library. Dunlap said that Ayla has been anxiously awaiting Halloween. “She’s been asking to treat or treat every day for the past three weeks,” she said. “This is her first year she really gets it.”