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Easter egg hunts scheduled in Washington County

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The Easter bunny will soon be hopping into Washington County with several egg hunting events planned for the next few weeks.
GTNS file photo The Easter bunny will soon be hopping into Washington County with several egg hunting events planned for the next few weeks.

Several Easter egg hunts are scheduled throughout Washington County for the next few weeks leading up to Easter Sunday, April 21.

On April 13, many of the hunts will be held. The annual Kiwanis AM’ers egg hunt will be held in Sunset Park beginning at 9 a.m. and organizer Elaine Moore commented people showing up at 9:02 a.m. are liable to have missed it. The AM’ers and Hy-Vee partner to provide about 75 pounds of candy for participants.

The Brighton Chamber of Commerce will hold its egg hunt at 10 a.m. April 13 in City Park. The location is moved this year from its previous location on the ball diamond.

Also at 10 a.m. April 13, the Riverside Area Community Club will hold its egg hunt in Hall Park for kids up to third-graders. People are advised to arrive early to the event.

On April 16, the YMCA of Washington County will hold a social scene Easter special from 3 to 5 p.m.

The West Chester Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 14 in West Chester City Park immediately following the annual West Chester QRS breakfast.

Crawfordsville will have its egg hunt at 10 a.m. April 20 in the Crawfordsville Ball Park. The event will be held during the Crawfordsville Fire Department’s pancake breakfast.

Keota’s egg hunt also will be held at 10 a.m. April 20 in Wilson Memorial Park. The event is sponsored by the Keota Community Club.

English River Outfitters will hold an Easter Egg Hunt for heroes at 2 p.m. at its location at 2564 305th Street in rural Washington.

Washington First Assembly of God Church will hold its Easter egg-stravaganza from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 20 at its location at 1602 E. Washington St. An Easter Egg Hunt will be held along with story time, prizes and a free lunch.

Wellman will hold its egg hunt at 10 a.m. April 20 in the North Park. Sunrise Daycare and the City of Wellman are sponsoring the event.