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Kids hunt more than 27000 Easter eggs at Remnant Church

Kids hunt more than 27000 Easter eggs at Remnant Church

And if you want to limit the chocolate but maximise the fun why not lay on your own Easter egg hunt?

"Easter eggs are a traditional treat and nobody is saying children shouldn't get them", said Janis Morrissey, head of health promotion with the Irish Heart Foundation.

Easter Egg Hunt co-chair Lindsay Jongkind said the following of her and her co-chair, "Even though we were both new members and the first time either of us had co-chaired an event previous year, it was very successful". Guests will "hop" from store to store collecting eggs from various stops in the park such as: The Coaster Museum, the arcade, various midway games, The Sweet Shoppe, and Sun Diego.

Special prizes were on slips of paper inside 36 golden eggs, 12 for each age group's hunt.

In Newport, Newport Baptist Church will hold an Easter Egg Hunt at 2 p.m. Saturday.

"I ran in the grass and got a bunch of eggs!" said Oliver Waite, proudly showing off his full basket. "We've been doing it so long that they're just used to it happening", said Toby Standley, a member of AVMRA.

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Town officials say this is the first of many more Easter egg hunts to come.

"Every year we do our indoor Easter egg hunt, so it's so nice because no matter what the weather we still have our Easter egg hunt", said Cathy Master with the Morgantown Public Library. Greenish yolks can best be avoided by using the proper cooking time and temperature - avoid intense boiling - and by rapidly cooling the cooked eggs.

Rowayton Community Center Easter Egg Hunt - Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. - 33 Highland Ave, Norwalk, Conn.

The Easter Bunny also made an appearance to post for some photos. As kids rushed for the eggs, they hoped to find an egg with a special ticket that would win them a basket prize filled with goodies.

"These events are important to the community, because it gives people the opportunity to meet others and offers a safe place for families to enjoy each other".

"We look forward to it all year and we're already excited for next year's hunts".