Easter comes late this year, so it's possible South Sound children won't be hunting for holiday goodies in the wet grass. Here are some community egg hunts coming up:
Adult Flashlight Egg Hunt Bring a flashlight, a bag for your goodies and your friends. There will be prizes for you to “find” such as hotel and restaurant gift certificates hidden in the ball fields under cover of darkness. Gates open at 8, hunt is at 9 p.m. April 22 at the Regional Athletic Complex, 8345 Steilacoom Road S.E., Lacey. $5 per person. Ages 18 and older only. Call Jeannette Sieler at 360-438-2631, email email@example.com or go to www.ci.lacey.wa.us/events for more information.
Community Easter Egg Dash Hidden Creek Community Church invites you to an indoor Community Easter Egg Dash. More than 4,000 eggs and a lot of great prizes. Age groups: 4 years old and younger; 5-year-olds and first-graders; and second- and third-graders. Hunt starts at 10:30 a.m. April 23 at 1807 Ninth Ave. S.W., Olympia. Call 360-357-3739, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.hiddencreekchurch.com.
Easter Egg Trek 10 a.m.-noon April 23 in front of Century Theater at Westfield Capital Mall. Take an indoor trek around the mall to get candy eggs, participate in a free raffle and get your face painted. For toddlers to age 9. Sponsored by Church of Living Water’s new campus at Century Theaters.
lattin’s county cider mill & farm 1 p.m. April 23, 9402 Rich Road S.E., Olympia. Call 360-491-7328. Parking is limited.
obee credit union egg dash For kids ages 2-10, featuring activities, concessions, and more than 15,000 eggs with four separate dashes according to age group. 11 a.m. April 23, Skyhawks Park, 425 Marvin Road S.E., Lacey.
olympia masonic lodge 11th annual easter egg hunt 10 a.m. April 24, Barclift Park, 690 Barclift Lane, Tumwater. Three age groups for infant to age 11. Contact Nikki at email@example.com.
Tumwater’s 15th annual easter egg dash Sponsored by Tumwater Parks & Recreation. 11 a.m. April 23 at Tumwater High School, 700 Israel Road S.W. Groups for ages 10 and younger. Call 360-754-4160.