So that all of the kids have a fair chance to collect a respectable amount of candy, the event is arranged such that three different age groups are assigned to three separate fields.

The Easter Egg hunt is at 11 a.m. Pose for pictures with the Easter bunny.

Once the kids were given the OK, they raced down the hillside, scrambling to hold as many eggs as their arms could carry.

Kasten said it was her son's first time participating in an Easter egg hunt.

"The event was filled with smiling faces anxiously awaiting the Easter Bunny's arrival", Shannon Mullen, Executive Director of MainStreet of Fremont, Inc. said.

It took a lot of volunteers to make the Egg Hunt happen.

Bismarck United Methodist Church, 906 Mulberry St., will offer a free viewing of Mel Gibson's "The Passion", 7 p.m. March 25 on the big screen. Other eggs will have vouchers for a free small order of fries from McDonald's, temporary tattoos, stick-on jewelry, bracelets and rings.

Members of the Ulster Barbarians Wheelchair Rugby who received eggs from this year's Easter Egg Run
Members of the Ulster Barbarians Wheelchair Rugby who received eggs from this year's Easter Egg Run

Sultan's Easter egg hunt takes place near the gazebo on Main Street, and extends down to River Park.

An Easter egg hunt will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Crystal Township Park, sponsored by the Crystal Area Chamber of Commerce.

Children from newborn to the age of 12 were bundled up against the frosty weather and biting wind, eager to grab as numerous 15,000 candy-filled plastic eggs strewn across the park's ballfields as possible in the hopes that one would have a "magic ticket" inside to win additional Easter prizes.

"With Easter being a popularly celebrated holiday, the annual egg hunt has just grown over time", she said. The cost for breakfast is $5 per person.

CARNEYS POINT - The Salem County Sportsmans Club is hosting its annual Easter Egg Hunt on March 26 at 1 p.m. Children should bring baskets to hold the eggs they collect. The Sportsmans Club is located at 273 US-40 in Carneys Point. She was glad to be able to bring her child to something fun after a long winter.

Overall, this year's event should prove to be yet another success.

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