Easter Egg Hunts around the Bitterroot Valley

The Delphos Optimist Club will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt at 1 p.m. on April 15.

Corvallis Community Church will host an egg hunt for children age 2-10, at 10 a.m., April 15, which includes a lot of fun and prizes.

A special visit by the Easter Bunny will provide photo opportunities and participants will received a coloring book.

She applauded the DPR staff for being watchful of that and helping less aggressive hunters find eggs.

LET'S MOVE! COLUMBIA EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday at Spirit Communications Park.

"I can't believe how many eggs they put out for the kids".

The first hunt is from 10 a.m.to 11:30 a.m. with the hunt beginning promptly at 11 a.m., and the second hunt is from 1 a.m.to 2:30 p.m. with the hunt beginning promptly at 2 p.m.

The event is free to all ages and will feature a bounce house, crafts, animals, snacks, games, Easter lessons and an Easter Egg Hunt.

Take your child for breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Lucky Ladd Farms, 4374 Rocky Glade Road in Eagleville. The Easter Bunny will be making a guest appearance so don't forget your basket!

After collecting a heaping helping of plastic eggs in all the colors of the rainbow Saturday morning, 10-year-old Riley Thompson was quick to list off his favorite sweets he found within their shells. Grand prize for the older age groups will be a bicycle. Children should bring their own basket for the egg hunt. Natalie Prokop, one of the sponsors for the Builders Club, said the club hopes to help out filling eggs for the Kiwanis Easter Egg hunt a long time in the future. Another egg hunt saw children confined to wheelchairs get their chance at collecting eggs.

Arrive by 8:55AM on April 15 in time to be in place when the the horn sounds at 9AM and hundreds of kids/parents scramble across the outfields to find 14,000 eggs, hidden among the four ball-fields at Frontier Park Sports Complex, 3380 Cedar Glade Rd., just south of 95th Street.

There are other egg hunts scheduled before Easter.

St. Thomas The Apostle, 5472 S. Kimbark Ave., will host an egg hunt after its 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. services on April 16. Before the hunt begins, families will enjoy pictures with the Easter Bunny, games, and more.

"He had fun", she said.



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