The winners of Ward Melville Heritage Organization’s annual Scarecrow Competition were announced at its 27th annual Halloween Festival on Oct. 31. Over 30 scarecrows were displayed throughout the Stony Brook Village Center during the month of October as visitors voted for their favorites.
Congratulations to the following winners:
Category A – Previous 1st Prize Winners & Professionals
1st place – “Mirror Mirror” by Barbara DeStefano GS Troop 405
2nd place – “The Courageous Lady in Pink” by Linda Hubner
Category B – Adults/Families
1st place – “Cheshire Cat” by Natasha Bartley
2nd place – “Au Pair Annie & Kids” by Cindy Garruba
3rd place – “Old Mother Goose” by Emma S. Clark Memorial Library
Category C – Children (under 12)
1st place – “Poppy Troll” by Beth Siar of Brownie Troop 873
2nd place – “Pinkalicious” by Lauren McGowan of St. Patrick’s Daisy Troop 2165
3rd place – “Captain Underpants” by Beth Siar of GS Junior Troop 3083
Sponsors Suffolk Center for Speech and Myofunctional Therapy; Samuel R. Taube R.C.S.W.; Sharon Doyle, MS, RN, CS, NPP; J. Robert Quilty, PhD, P.C.; and the Roseland School of Dance helped to make the event possible.