Easter Egg Hunts and more
Ella Sharp Museum is hosting an Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt Saturday, March 31, from 1 to 3 p.m. A map with clues will be provided to participants. At the conclusion of the hunt, the collected eggs can be bartered for prizes in the General Store. Individuals must bring their own basket or bucket to collect eggs. Ella Sharp Museum is located at 3225 Fourth St., Jackson, For more information, contact the museum at 517-787-2320.
The Brooklyn Kiwanis is hosting its annual Community-wide Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 31 at Columbia Upper Elementary School’s football field, 321 School St., Brooklyn. The public is invited to attend this free event, which will begin at 10 a.m. sharp. Children up to age 11 will be able to hunt for Easter eggs, toys, candy and prizes. The grand prize will be ten bikes. Free donuts will be provided by Petey’s Donuts for children.
For more information on the Easter Egg Hunt or to make a donation, contact Brooklyn chairperson John Clee at 517-592-1992 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peep science, magicians at LDL
The Lenawee District Library Main Branch is hosting Peep Science Tuesday, April 3, from 3 to 4 p.m. Participants in grades third and up will perform experiments using marshmallow Peeps. Registration is required.
Ming the Magician will perform on Wednesday, April 4 at 3 p.m.
For more information or to make a reservation, call 517-263-1011. The LDL Main Branch is located at 4459 W. U.S. 223, Adrian.
The Addison Branch, 102 S. Talbot St., Addison, is hosting its Book Club Monday, April 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. April’s book selection is Iron Lake by Kent Krueger. For more information, call 517-547-3414.
Queen of the Miraculous Medal parish of Jackson is hosting its annual community-wide dinner on Easter,
April 1 at 2 p.m. at the Queen’s Social Center, 811 S. Wisner St., Jackson. Everyone is welcome.
The church is also looking for volunteers to help set-up Saturday, March 31, from 9 to 11 a.m. in Queen’s cafeteria. They also need donations of salads and desserts which should be delivered from 9:30 to 10:30 and Easter morning from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Volunteers are needed to help greet guests, serve a family-style meal or color with the children. There are three shifts to choose from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 12:45 to 3:30 p.m. and 2:45 to 5 p.m. To volunteer, call 517-796-3141 or visit www.queenschurch.com and click on Easter Dinner volunteer sign-up.
Individuals wishing to attend the dinner can call to make a reservation at 517-784-9212 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. Transportation is available. Doors open at 1:15 p.m., single seating for dinner is at 2 p.m.
Jackson College is hosting its fifth annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 31, from 10 a.m. to noon on Central Campus, 2111 Emmons Road, Jackson. The event starts at 10 a.m. with fun family activities, with the egg hunt starting promptly at 10:30 a.m. Children will again search for eggs in various age groups: 0-2, 3-5, 6-7 and 8-10. The event also features face painting, inflatables, a petting farm exhibit with rabbits, lamb, baby ducks, goats and more. Parents are invited to take their children’s photo with the Easter Bunny.
In the event of inclement weather, the hunt will be held in the William Atkinson Hall; enter the south side. For more information, visit www.jccmi.edu/familyfun.
Hidden Lake Gardens’ Easter Eggstravaganza takes place this Friday and Saturday, March 30-31, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Kids are invited to celebrate Easter and springtime with an egg hunt, egg decorating, and craft making. Participants are asked to bring 6 hard-boiled eggs to color. Registration is required. HLG is located on M-50 west of Tipton. For more information and to register, call 517-431-2060.
Clarklake Community Church invites kids ages 2-10 to a free Easter egg hunt for real eggs at Lions Park in Clarklake Saturday, March 31 at 2 p.m. Kids will be split into age groups 2-4, 5-7, and 8-10. For more information, call 517-529-9359.