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Egg hunts not hard to find


By The Hays Daily News

By The Hays Daily News

For children with an itch to find colored eggs, several local organizations and businesses are planning Easter egg hunts.


* 9 a.m. 39th annual Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt, Fort Hays State University

* 9:30 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt, Sterling House, 1801 E. 27th St., Hays

* 10 a.m. Easter Egg Scramble, The Mall, Hays; Prizes from Mall stores

* 10 a.m. More than 5,000 eggs hidden along the Howard Reynolds Nature Trails, FHSU's Sternberg Museum of Natural History, 3000 Sternberg Drive, Hays; $3 per person -- no charge for museum members. Following the hunt will be the Rowdy Reptile Carnival inside the museum from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

* 10:30 a.m. True Easter story followed by an Easter egg hunt, CrossPoint, Hays, 1300 Harvest Road, Hays

* 11:30 a.m. Ellis Chamber of Commerce Easter Egg Hunt, Memorial Park, 9th and Washington St., Ellis. Following the hunt, join the Ellis Recreation Commission for their annual Easter Egg Decorating Contest at 1 p.m. with judging at 1:20 p.m.

* 1 p.m. Easter egg hunt, starting from the parking lot between St. Fidelis Church and the Victoria Grade School, Victoria


* 10:30 a.m. Easter egg hunt and visit from Easter bunny, Ellis Golf Club, 1301 Spruce, Ellis. Following the hunt, brunch will be offered from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.


* Rescheduled from March 23 due to inclement weather, Carrico Implement, 300 W. 48th St., Hays, Easter egg hunt will be April 6 at 10 a.m. The Easter bunny will be there for photos.