Easter egg hunts on tap in county
ARENAC COUNTY — Organizations throughout the county are planning Easter egg hunts over the next two weekends for children from all over the area.
On March 23, three egg hunt events have been announced. The first is at the Au Gres-Sims School, and is open to children who are 10 years old or younger. There are two egg hunts, one scheduled for 10 a.m. and the other noon, both part of the Easter Bunny Breakfast, a donation-driven benefit for local boy Jayden Fair, which is set to begin at 9 a.m.
The New Assembly of God Church will be holding its own egg hunt in Standish at 11 a.m. for ages 2-10. It is located at 3410 Pine River Rd.
Another Easter egg hunt on March 23 is at MediLodge of Sterling, and is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Prizes are available to the children who pick up the most eggs in each age group, and MediLodge is offering juice and cookies after the egg hunt has concluded.
Deep River Park, located at 511 East State St., will have an egg hunt organized by the Vietnam Veterans of America to take place on March 30 at 11 a.m. It is the 26th year the group has put on the egg hunt.
On March 31, Alger Parks and Rec is planning an Easter egg hunt at the Moffatt Township Park off of M-76, across from the post office in Alger. Their egg hunt is scheduled to run from noon until 1 p.m., and will be open to children between the ages of 2 and 12.