InkFreeNews has compiled a list of Easter egg hunts planned around Kosciusko County. This is a growing list and new activities can be added by emailing [email protected]
- Otterbein United Methodist Church will hold an Easter egg hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, on the church grounds. There will be three different age divisions for the hunt. The church will also hold activities before the hunt and will have snacks available.
- Etna Green is having an Easter egg hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at Heritage Park.
Mentone is having an Easter egg hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at Mentzer Park.
- Bell Memorial Public Library will hold an Easter Egg hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13. This is open to kids ages preschool to 11 years old. Bring your own baskets and search the library for hidden eggs.
Milford Easter egg hunt is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 13, for preschool through second graders. Easter bunny will arrive at 10:15 a.m. at the north side of Milford School, 611 W. Emeline St. The event is sponsored by Milford Kiwanis.
The North Webster Lions Club is sponsoring an Easter Egg hunt at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at the ball diamonds in North Webster rain, shine or snow. There will be four age groups with hard boiled eggs to collect as well as cash prizes in each age group with a stuffed animal for the toddlers in addition to the cash prizes. The age groups are toddlers, preschoolers through kindergarteners, grades 1-3 and grades 4-5, with a maximum age of 12 years old.
- Harvest Community Church will host an Easter egg hunt from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 13.
- The Menzie-Reece American Legion will host an Easter egg hunt at Pierceton Park on Seventh Street from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20.
- The Silver Lake Lions Club will be hosting the 35th annual Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at Rambler Park in Silver Lake, behind the old school building. The egg hunt will begin at 11 a.m. sharp. There will be five age groups: 0-1, 2-3, 4-6, 7-9 and age 10 through sixth grade. Prizes will be awarded in each group. Participants are asked to bring their own baskets/containers. In the event of rain, the egg hunt will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20.
- Syracuse Parks Department is hosting a flashlight egg hunt at 9 p.m. Friday, April 12, at Lakeside Park. This hunt is for kids in grades sixth through eighth. The hunt will take place after the middle school dance. Please bring your own bag and flashlight.
Syracuse Parks Department is hosting an Easter egg hunt at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at Lakeside Park. The event is open to all children in fifth grade and younger. Each age group will have their own designated area. After the hunt, children can take photos with the Easter bunny, enjoy a free lunch and other activities inside the Syracuse Community Center. The event is sponsored by the Syracuse Knights of Columbus Council 6323.
- Syracuse Parks Department is hosting its EGGsploration Geocache Hunt from April 13 through April 22. Ten geocache eggs will be hidden in various locations around Syracuse. Passports with instructions and GPS coordinates of the first egg are available at the Syracuse Community Center or online. Turn in your completed passport by 8 p.m. April 22 to be entered in a prize drawing.
Miller’s Merry Manor is hosting an Easter egg hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13. Ages 1-12 must be accompanied by an adult. Bring Easter basket and camera for photos with the Easter Bunny.
- Dewart Lake Community Friends Church will host its fifth annual Eggs-travaganza from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 13. The family-friendly event will take place at Quaker Haven Camp, 91 EMS D16C Lane, Syracuse. The event will feature an age-specific Easter egg hunt with more than 1,600 plastic eggs at 10 a.m., followed by several children’s activities.
- The Warsaw Church of God will hold an Easter Egg hunt at 1:45 p.m. Saturday, April 13. Activities at the church begin at 1 p.m. There will be snacks, games, crafts, and candy. The Easter Bunny will also be there for pictures.
- The Kosciusko County Fair Board is hosting its annual Easter Egg hunt on Saturday, April 20. The gates open at noon. The Easter Bunny will be hopping around and available for pictures before and after the hunt, so parents bring your cameras. There will be 28,000 eggs this year with one chance per age group for a prize. Please bring your own baskets. The age group and locations are as follows: 1 p.m. —1-2-year-olds on the midway; 1:10 p.m. — 3-5-year-olds on the basketball court; 1:20— 6-9-year-olds in the track area; and 1:30 p.m. —10-12-year-olds in the cabin area.
- Titus Funeral Home is hosting its 2nd annual Easter Egg Extravaganza on April 20. The Easter egg hunt begins at noon with over 4,000 eggs for children up to 12 years old. The Easter bunny will be present for photos and children can enjoy exploring emergency vehicles, a bounce house and other family fun.
- Clunette United Methodist Church, located at 4227 North CR 600 W, Warsaw, will host their annual Easter celebration egg hunt from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 24. Open to children fifth grade and younger. Participants are asked to bring their own baskets/containers. Those in sixth grade and older will be traveling across Clunette doing mission work during the egg hunt, so please dress accordingly. There will be games and fellowship following the egg hunt.
- The Winona Lake Parks Department is hosting a “Special Friends” Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20 at Winona Lake Limitless Park. This hunt is open to children, youth and those young at heart with special needs.
- The Winona Lake Parks Department is hosting an Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 20 at Winona Lake Limitless Park. Ages 0 – 2 will hunt at 1 p.m. near the basketball court. Ages 3 – 5 will hunt at 1:30 p.m. adjacent to the Greenway. And ages 6 – 10 will hunt at 2 p.m. on the playground. There will be three prize baskets per age group.