A Halloween party and ghost walk will be held Oct. 26 from 6 to 10 p.m. Visitors will be led by lantern light on a narrated walk around the downtown common and treated to some local folklore and ghost stories. Afterwards, there will be refreshments and dancing at the Shirley Center Town Hall. The cost to attend is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger. All proceeds will benefit the upkeep and maintenance of the historic town hall and Shirley Meeting House. For more information, e-mail Jodie Rachman at firstname.lastname@example.org. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.