Boo-da Halloween at Home

Decorate for a social-distanced Halloween with Caitlin!

Need inspiration and ideas for setting up for Trick or Treating for Halloween? Follow along with Caitlin as she gets her house ready!

Learn to Facepaint 

Join professional facepainter, Krista, from Rawr Party in several videos on how to facepaint!

Check out all the facepainting videos:

Watercolor Wednesdays with a Halloween Twist!

Join Ms. Caitlin for a special Watercolor Wednesday! We'll create a Halloween Scene set at our very own Buda Public Library and Buda City Hall!

Catch up on other Watercolor Wednesday videos from October!


booda_craftBeginning October 24, drop by the library to pick up a Boo-da Halloween craft kit! The kit includes materials and instructions for  collage pumpkins and yarn monsters!

Halloween Booklists!

Need a great Halloween read? We have spooky reads for all ages!

Halloween Read-Alouds

Junior Chapter Books for Halloween

Terrifying Teen Reads

Spooky Adult & Junior Non-Fiction

Pumpkin Decorating Contest with the Friends of the Buda Library!

Join the pumpkin-carving and decorating fun with the Friends of the Buda Library Pumpkin Decorating Contest.


Pumpkins will be judged in these three categories:

  • Scariest/Spookiest Pumpkin
  • Most Creative Pumpkin
  • Pumpkin in Disguise

E-mail photos to by October 31. Winners will be announced by November 6.

Costume Contest with the City of Buda Parks Department!


We'd love to see all your amazing costumes! The City of Buda's Parks Department will judge costumes in these three categories:

  • Most Original Costume
  • Spookiest Costume
  • Most Boodaful Costume

E-mail photos to by October 31. Winners will be announced by November 6.