PARKERSBURG - Easter egg hunts are planned throughout the Mid-Ohio Valley in the next two weeks, including one especially for visually impaired children.
The Easter Egg hunts and other activities scheduled for the weekend include:
All ages are welcome. For more information, contact the park office at 304-679-3611.
Admission is $5. There will be raffles and activities.
The hunt will be for children ages 10 and under. The event will include visits with the Easter Bunny, face painting and games. For more information, contact Carehaven at 304-665-2065.
Donations are being accepted for the basket giveaway program, including baskets, candy and other items. For more information, contact pantry director Candy Waite at (740) 350-4417.
The cost is $5 for adults and $3.50 for children under 12. There will be food, coloring, puzzles, crafts, a raffle and the Easter Bunny.
Activities include the Easter Bunny, horseback rides, Barnyard Express train rides, kids crafts for the first 300 children and tours of the homestead mansion and the Wizard of Oz exhibit.
Admission is free, but participants are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to stock local food pantries.
For more information, call (740) 245-5305 or 800 994-3276.
The event is free and open to children of all ages with visual impairments, along with one helper. The Lions Club will provide specially designed eggs to help children locate them, along with eggs filled with candy.