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April 21, 2019

4/11/2019 1:01:00 PM
Most egg hunts in county are set for Saturday
Several community organizations will be staging their annual egg hunts Saturday - but Robinson's will be a week later.

The Flat Rock and Hutsonville egg hunts will both begin at 10 a.m. The Flat Rock hunt will be held on the park square for children able to walk to 10 years of age. There will be candy, eggs and special prizes.

In Hutsonville egg hunters will gather at the Hutsonville Township Park on South Rose St. for a 10 a.m. start rain or shine.

Sponsored by the Hutsonville Community Club, there will be multiple age groups from 0 to 10 years of age. Over 1,000 eggs will be filled with candy, prizes and sometimes money will be hid by the Hutsonville High School National Honor Society students. There will also be special eggs with certificates for larger prizes.

The Palestine Lions Club will be holding their annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Leaverton Park.

It will be for children who are in the fifth grade or younger. In addition to drawings for the three girl's and three boy's bikes, there will be free candy and gifts for every child.

For a free will donation there will be coffee, hot chocolate and small desserts available at the Lions Shelter. The rain date will be April 20.

There will be a special appearance by the Easter Rabbit in Oblong, who will be available for pictures.

The Easter Bunny will be at Harmon's Health Mart on Saturday to have breakfast with children.

This event includes breakfast, photo op with the bunny, a free 5 X 7 print, games, coloring, 20 percent off Easter purchases and more.

The event is $5 per child, ages 2-8 years old. Maximum is $15 per family. All proceeds of ticket sales go to Future Business Leaders of America at Oblong High School. Checks can be made payable to Oblong FBLA.

Space is limited so call Harmon's at 592-4231 or visit them at 111 E. Main.

The annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the fairgrounds in Oblong. Hunts will be divided in to age groups with special prizes available.

Heritage Health, 600 Robinwood, Robinson, will be host an egg hunt at 2 p.m. Saturday for children 10 and under.

The annual Robinson egg hunt will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at Washington Park.

More than 10,000 eggs will be placed in designated areas for specific age groups. Eggs with candy and other prizes will be hidden. There will also be eggs with certificates for special prizes. Look for a special long-eared visitor and additional snacks.

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