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April 11, 2014Celebrate at upcoming Easter events sponsored by area organizations.
Shrewsbury Children's Easter Egg Hunt
Children's Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 12, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at Wehner Park, Hazel and Lenox in Shrewsbury.
Egg Hunt begins at 11:30 a.m. Kids can also enjoy a craft, face painter, balloon sculptor and photos with the Easter Bunny. Prize-filled Easter baskets will be awarded to three lucky winners in each age group. For ages 1 to 9. Free.
For more information, call 647-1003.
Tilles Park Easter Egg Hunt
Children, fifth graders and younger (and their families), are invited to a free Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday April 12, at Tilles Park at the Gloria Rogers Shelter, 2599 S. McKnight Road. Featured will be a huge egg hunt with over 7,000 eggs, games, face painting, raffles, and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Registration begins at 9:15 a.m., hunts begin at 10 a.m. Event is free, raffle tickets will be available for $1 each. Donations will be accepted but not expected. For more information, call 962-7026 or visit www.mcknightcrossings.org/easteregghunt.
Webster Groves Church of the Nazarene Easter Bunny Breakfast
The Webster Groves Church of the Nazarene is hosting a free pancake breakfast on Saturday, April 12. The "Easter Bunny Breakfast" will include games, crafts and an egg hunt.
The Webster Groves Church of the Nazarene is located at 145 E. Old Watson Road. For more information, call 961-6854.
Hunt For A Cure
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Gateway Chapter (LLS) is hosting its fourth annual Hunt for a Cure family egg hunt on Saturday, April 12, from 11 a.m. to noon in Queeny Park, at 550 Weidman Road.
The LLS Bunny will arrive via helicopter to greet thousands of children who will be hunting for 60,000 eggs. Other activities include appearances from nursery rhyme characters, face painting, educational health booths, a petting zoo and photo opportunities with the LLS Bunny.
Pre-registration is available online at www.lls.org/#/aboutlls/chapters/gat/events/hunt/. There is a $10 donation per family.
For more information, call 422-4075.
The Groves Church Community Easter Egg Hunt
A free community Easter Egg Hunt for ages 0-9 will be held on Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to noon, at The Groves Church, 9220 Big Bend Blvd. in Webster Groves. All are welcome.
For more information, call 962-7330.
Des Peres Easter Egg Hunt
Hop on over to Des Peres Park, 12325 Manchester Road, for the annual Easter Egg Hunt for ages 3 to 6 on Saturday, April 19, 10 a.m. sharp. Special guest will be the Easter Bunny so stop by, rain or shine, with an Easter basket in hand. Pictures are also available with the Easter Bunny. This event is free and reservations are not required.
This event presented with the generous sponsorship from Great Southern Bank and Boy Scout Troop 313. For more information, call 835-6150 or visit www.desperesmo.org.
Kirkwood Lions Club Egg Hunt
The Kirkwood Lions Club will host its Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19, 12 p.m., in Kirkwood Park, located at Geyer and Adams.
Come early and visit with the Bunny Lady. For children age 9 and under. For more information, call 963-1122.
Webster Groves Baptist Church Egg Hunt/One-Act Play
Rain or shine, Webster Groves Baptist Church invites everyone to join in its celebration of Easter with an egg hunt, one-act play, crafts and refreshments on April 19. The hunt begins at 3 p.m., and the play, "The Other Carpenter" by John F. Well, will begin at 4 p.m.
For more information, call 314-962-6868 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Webster Groves Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt
The Webster Groves Lions First Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 19, 10 a.m., at Southwest Park, 1155 S. Rock Hill Road, adjacent to Hawken House.
There will be three different age groups: 2-4, 5-7, 8-10. Find the special egg in each age group and win an Easter basket filled with goodies. The Easter Bunny will also make an appearance. Free.
For more information, call 724-3721.