If Easter means bunnies and hunting for colored hard-boiled eggs (okay, plastic eggs filled with chocolate or jelly beans), then here are some choices where you don’t have to rise before dawn to hide the bounty…
Egg-ceptional Celebration! at The Arboretum. Saturday, April 19th, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (early 9 a.m. entry for members). “Children will enjoy making creative, take-home crafts. There will be games with cool prizes! Egg baskets provided.” 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia 91007. Arboretum.org. 626.821.3222.
Spring Egg Hunt & Healthy Kids Day at Monrovia Community Center, Saturday, April 19th, 10 a.m. Registration for all egg hunts begin at 9:45 a.m. Activities include: arts & crafts, face painting, carnival games, wellness activities, toddler play area, teen activities, musical entertainment, and a visit from Spring Bunny. Check egg hunt times here (they are categorized by age). Recreation Park, 620 South Shamrock Avenue, Monrovia 91016. CityofMonrovia.org.
Spring Into Egg Hunts in Pasadena. Robinson Park, 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave., 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. or Villa Parke Comm. Center, 363 E. Villa Street, noon-3 p.m. For more info, visit CityofPasadena.net.
Easter Egg Hunt in San Marino. For toddlers through 12 years of age. Children to bring their own baskets. A train, carousel, petting zoo, and pictures with the Easter Bunny among the activities provided. Pre-sale wristbands ($3) go on sale at the Recreation Department prior to the event. Cost is $5 on day of event. Hours: 10 a.m.-noon. Lacy Park, 1485 Virginia Road, San Marino 91108. For more info, visit CityofSanMarino.org or call 626.403.2200.