Berea Pumpkin Patch open

Everything is turning up pumpkins at Berea Baptist Church at 4204 Wasson Road. Pastor John McCullough and Jen Hollingsworth, event coordinator, pose in the patch Thursday afternoon, opening day for the holiday event. The patch will continue through Oct.31 — Monday through Saturday, noon until 8 p.m. and Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. — and offers a variety of child-friendly activities at no charge. For a full schedule, visit and click on the pumpkin patch link at the top of the page.