Bel Air News & Views has been compiling this list of area Easter egg hunts. Most of them are planned for Saturday, April 23, with a few on Friday and Sunday. If you know of one you’d like to see added to this list, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, April 22nd
Fallston Rec Council Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Fallston Rec Council is sponsoring the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 22nd, (Good Friday) at the Reckord Road complex for children ages 0-8 in the Fallston Community. 9:30am- light refreshments, 9:40am- the Easter Bunny arrives, 10am- the whistle blows and the egg hunt begins! Don’t forget your basket and your camera!
Saturday, April 23rd
Jump On It Fun Center Egg Hunt
Bel Air News & Views sponsor Jump On It Fun Center in Forest Hill is hosting egg hunts from 11-12:30 AND 5-6:30 Saturday, April 23rd. Have fun jumping in the inflatable play areas, then hunt for eggs. Jump On It Fun Center is at 131 Industry Lane #4. For more information, call 410-838-0522 or visit http://www.jumponitfuncenter.com/.
Plumpton Park Zoo Egg Hunt
The Plumpton Park Zoo in Rising Sun is having two Easter Egg hunts this Saturday (4/23). One at 12:30pm and the second at 3:00pm. The hunts are appropriate for all ages and will be held in the zoo’s picnic & playground area. The Easter Egg hunts are free for zoo visitors. For more information, visit http://www.plumptonparkzoo.org/.
Forest Hill Recreation Council Easter Egg Hunt
Forest Hill Recreation Council hosts Easter Egg Hunt 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23 at Forest Hill Elementary School for boy and girls ages 8 and under. There will be easter baskets for prize eggs and Easter treats for everyone. For more information, call Kellie Weygant at 888-798-1850 or The Forest Hill/Hickory Activities Center at 410-638-3616.
Way of Life Community Church 5,000 egg drop at Forest Hill Elementary School
A 5,000 egg drop from a helicopter will entertain children at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23 at Forest Hill Elementary School, 2407 Rocks Road, Forest Hill. The event for children ages 0-11 is sponsored by Way of Life Community and includes Face Painting, Mega Inflatable Bounce Center, a 45 minute show by our clown from Barnum & Bailey Circus. The Easter Bunny will be there and we will be taking free pictures! PLUS, our own SLAM Planet characters will be making their debut. In addition, there will be three Egg Drop’s by age. At 10:30 AM for ages 0-3 – At 11:00 AM for ages 4-7 – At 11:30 AM for ages 8-11. All kids should stop by the information table while they are there for their prize. So please join us at the Forest Hill Elementary School for a morning of great fun! For more information, visit mywayoflife.net.
Saint Mary Magdalen Easter egg hunt
There will be an Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 23 at 10:00am at Saint Mary Magdalen, 1716 Churchville Road, Bel Air. Games, crafts, snacks and the Easter Bunny! $1.00/child – all proceeds donated to Birthright.
Easter Block Party at Oak Grove Baptist Church
Easter Block Party from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 23 at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 2106 Churchville Rd. They plan to have an egg hunt, moon bounces, food and a balloon man.
Easter egg hunt at Crosspoint Community Church
Easter egg hunt 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23 at Crosspoint Community Church, 1980 Trimble Road. Call 410-679-5662 for more information.
Easter EGGstravaganza at Creswell Christian Church
Easter EGGstravaganza 9:30 a.m. at Creswell Christian Church, 2504 Creswell Road, Bel Air. Breakfast and egg hunt for elementary age children and their parents. For more information, call 410-836-7669.
North Harford Game and Fish Association Easter egg hunt
Easter egg hunt sponsored by the North Harford Game and Fish Association 1 p.m. Saturday, April 23 at 834 Wheeler School Road, Pylesville. For kids 12 and under.
Easter party and egg hunt at the Cokesbury United Methodist Church
Easter party and egg hunt at the Cokesbury United Methodist Church Hall, 1304 Abingdon Road, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Free for children ages 1 to 12 (must be accompanied by an adult). For more information, call 410-676-6295.
Rockfield Manor Easter Egg Hunt
Grounds open at noon, Hunt begins at 1 pm
Location: Rockfield Manor, 501 Churchville Rd, Bel Air
6 years old and under only. Please bring your own basket for gathering eggs.
Price: $5 per child
Hawks Hill Creamery Easter Egg Hunt
Hawks Hill Creamery is having an Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 23rd. We are open from noon to 6 but the Hunts start at 1:00. This is for children ages 1 to 11, with separate “hunts” for 3 different age groups. Prizes will be awarded! It’s free admission but tickets for the Egg Hunt are $1. We will also have hay rides, meet our farm animals, food and ice cream, face painting, and “farm fun”! We have local schools, churches and Girl Scouts also involved. Please see www.hawkshillcreamery.com for directions or fan us on facebook. 805 Highland Road, Street, MD 21154
Havre de Grace Easter Egg Hunt & Games
Havre de Grace Easter Egg Hunt & Games (12 & under)
Location: Tydings Park, Commerce St, Havre de Grace
Bring your family to enjoy a spectacular Easter Egg Hunt. Don’t be late. Race starts promptly at noon. Sponsored by HdG Recreation Committee
Natural Egg Dyeing at Anita C. Leight Estuary Center
Natural Egg Dyeing
3 – 4 pm
Location: Estuary Center
Let’s go hunt for eggs in the “wild” and then return to the Center to use natural materials to color and decorate our eggs. Bring a dozen boiled eggs and wear clothes that you don’t mind getting colorful. Ages: All, under 11 w/adult.
Price: $2/person or $8/family
Indoor Easter Egg Hunt at YourSpace Storage
Easter Egg hunt at Edgewood Assembly of God
Easter Egg hunt at Edgewood Assembly of God, 803 Edgewood Road, Edgewood, 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23
Easter Egg Hunt at Fawn Grove Church of the Nazarene
Calvary Baptist Easter Egg Hunt
Calvary Baptist is having an egg hunt on Saturday at 9:00. They are located at 206 E. Courtland Place behind the Bel Air fire dept. It starts at 9:00 a.m. with a free pancake breakfast. There will be a short program with a ventriloquist, arts and crafts for kids ages 3 – 6th grade and of course, the egg hunt. It will be held rain or shine.
Sunday, April 24th
Generation Church egg hunt at Regal Cinemas
Generation Church is hosting an egg hunt as part of the kids activities for their Easter Sunday at Regal Cinemas on Sunday at 10am. For more information, visit http://www.thisgen.com.
Emmorton Baptist Church Easter egg hunt
Emmorton Baptist Church, 106 Plumtree Rd.,will have our Easter Service at 11:00 followed by an egg hunt for the kids. Call church for details 410 569-0585
EPIC Community Church egg hunt at Ripken Stadium
The new EPIC Community Church that meets in the club level at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen on Sunday mornings, is hosting an Easter egg hunt on the baseball field at 10 a.m. Sunday, April 24 followed by its Easter celebration service at 11 a.m. The service will be followed by free coffee, donuts, bagels and other treats. For more information, visit http://epiccommunitychurch.org/2011/newsandevents/easter-at-epic/