Your guide to local Easter events

Looking for some springtime fun for the family? Check out these Easter-inspired events.
Anonymous
Apr 3, 2012

Looking for some springtime fun for the family? Check out these Easter-inspired events.

WHAT: Photos with the Easter Bunny
WHERE: Center Court of the Sandusky Mall, 4314 Milan Rd., Sandusky
WHEN: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon-Sat. & 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun., now through April 7
COST: Free
INFO: 419-626-8575 or sandusky-mall.com
Bring your kids to have their picture taken with the Easter Bunny. Receive a free treat from Mrs. Field’s just for visiting.
 
WHAT: Annual Easter Egg Hunt
WHERE: Adolphus Kraemer Park, Downtown Oak Harbor
WHEN: 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31
COST: Free
INFO: 419-898-0479 or oakharborohio.net
Take the kids to the Easter Egg Hunt at Log Cabin Park followed by a candy hunt through downtown Oak Harbor and an opportunity to visit with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny, have a picture taken and a chance to win a special “Golden Egg” basket.
 
WHAT: Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
WHERE: First Presbyterian Church of Huron, 225 Williams St., Huron
WHEN: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 31
COST: Free; please bring a donation to benefit the Huron Food Pantry
INFO: 419-433-8487 or cityofhuron.org
The Lion’s Pancake Breakfast will take place from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. A Magic Show will follow at the Huron Boat Basin at noon, with an Easter Egg Hunt after that at 1 p.m.
 
WHAT: Easter Crafting for Children
WHERE: Berlin Public Library, 4 E. Main St., Berlin Heights
WHEN: 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, March 31
COST: Free
INFO: 419-588-2250
Join us for Easter-themed craft day filled with crafting refreshments and more. The featured crafts will be Easter necklaces and wreaths. No registration required.
 
WHAT: Family Movie Matinee: “Hop”
WHERE: Norwalk Public Library, 46 W. Main St., Norwalk
WHEN: 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31
COST: Free
INFO: 419-668-6063
Please bring a cushion or blanket to sit on. Refreshments will be provided.
 
WHAT: Natural Easter Egg Dying
WHERE: Huron Public Library, 333 Williams St., Huron
WHEN: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 31
COST: Free
INFO: 419-433-5009 or huronlibrary.org
Librarian Shirley Mann will teach participants how to use natural dyes to decorate Easter eggs. Each participant needs to bring four hard-boiled eggs to dye. All other supplies provided. Class limit is 12. Register online, by phone or in person.
 
WHAT: Easter Egg Hunt
WHERE: Monroeville Public Library, 34 Monroe St., Monroeville
WHEN: 10-11 a.m. Saturday, March 31
COST: Free
INFO: 419-465-2035
 
WHAT: Easter Egg-Stravaganza
WHERE: Admirals Pointe, 1920 Cleveland Road W., Huron
WHEN: 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 31
COST: Free
INFO: 419-433-4990
Bring your basket and go room to room for eggs and candy. If you find the lucky tickets, you’ll win a prize. There will be many fun things to do for the kids, like prizes, games, balloons, complimentary pictures with the Easter Bunny and more. Refreshments will also be available.
 
WHAT: Park Pals: Bounding Bunnies
WHERE: Osborn Park, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
WHEN: 10 a.m. Monday, April 2
COST: Free
INFO: 419-625-7783
With Easter so soon, it’s time we learn all about the mysterious animal that hides treats all over the house. We’ll even have a special live animal visitor. Registration is required.
 
WHAT: Here Comes Peter Cottontail
WHERE: Osborn Park, 3910 Perkins Avenue, Huron
WHEN: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 7
COST: Free
INFO: 419-625-7783
Have your picture taken with a live Easter Bunny and complete an Easter craft. Bring your camera and parent or guardian. This is for children ages 3-12. Registration is not required, donations appreciated.
 
WHAT: Ukrainian Easter Eggs
WHERE: Milan Public Library, 19 East Church St., Milan
WHEN: 12-1 p.m. Saturday, April 7
COST: Free
INFO: 419-499-4117
Learn more about this tradition native to the eastern European countries. Don’t miss this informational program that will make you want to learn more about this part of the world and their customs at Easter time.
 
WHAT: Easter Egg Roll
WHERE: Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center, Spiegel Grove, Fremont
WHEN: 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7
COST: Free, but please bring 3 hard-boiled eggs as entry fee
INFO: 419-332-2081
Children ages 3-10 are invited to relive a White House tradition, which started in 1878 by President Rutherford B. Hayes. Boil and color your own eggs as your entry fee. Prizes are awarded in four age groups. Bring a decorated egg to enter in the egg-decorating contest.

WHAT: Easter Egg Hunt & Coloring Contest: "The Thorn Easter Experience" Service
WHERE: Calvary Temple, Columbus Ave. & Washington Row, Sandusky
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. Sunday, April 8
COST: Free
INFO: 419-626-3523
Adults are welcome to attend a special Easter service, while kids through age 12 attend kid's church. During kid's church there will be a coloring contest with stuffed Easter baskets as prizes. Immediately following the service will be an Easter egg hunt.
 
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