2015 Portland-Area Guide to Easter Egg Hunts

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Easter arrives on April 5th and, as always, there are plenty of egg hunts and parties planned to celebrate. Here’s the scoop on a few local favorites.

We know there are lots more that haven’t been posted yet, so be sure to check back closer to the day. And if you know of an egg hunt we haven’t posted please let us know using the “Contact Us” form at the bottom of this page.

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SE Portland Gresham Tualatin / Sherwood / Wilsonville
SW Portland Clackamas Vancouver & SW Washington
N Portland Oregon City Oregon Coast
NE Portland Beaverton / Hillsboro / Tigard Salem & Southern Oregon
NW Portland Lake Oswego / West Linn Cascades / Eastern Oregon

 

SE Portland

CODE ORANGE EASTER EGG DROP
Dates: 3/28/2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Easter Egg hunt for ages 2-11 using a real helicopter to drop over 20,000 orange eggs into Brentwood Park. The day will be filled with fun activities such as face painting, pictures with the Easter Bunny, and more! Ages: 2-11 Cost: Free — but pre-registration is required.
Where: Brentwood Park – 60th SE Duke St, Portland, OR 97206
Email: theoffice(at)myhopecity.org
hopecitychurch.cc
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MT. SCOTT COMMUNITY CENTER EGGSTRAORDINARY EGG HUNT & BRUNCH
Dates: 4/4/2015, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Put on your bonnet & hop over to Mt. Scott Park for a morning filled with great food, fun crafts and an Egg Hunt! This year, we will start with a continental breakfast in our auditorium and then move outside to fill the park with Egg Hunters! All ages will begin the Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. Make sure to bring your camera as there will be plenty of photo opportunities! Egg Hunt begins at 10 a.m. for all ages! Cost: $5 person breakfast and hunt. $3 hunt only.
Where: 5530 SE 72nd Ave Portland OR 97206
Phone: 503-823-3183
portlandonline.com
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Portland Spirit
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Where: 110 SE Caruthers Portland OR 97214
portlandspirit.com
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SW Portland

Oregon Zoo
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Where: 4001 SW Canyon Rd Portland OR 97221
oregonzoo.org
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EASTER EGG HUNT AT ALPENROSE DAIRY
Dates: 4/4/2015, 10:30 AM (Ages 6-8, 12:00 PM)
Alpenrose Dairy’s 53rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt is back April 4th, the Saturday before Easter!   The day’s excitement begins at 10:30 a.m. for kids ages 3 – 5 and 12:00 p.m. for ages 6 – 8.  Come join us for a one of a kind Easter Egg Hunt!   This free event is hosted by Alpenrose Dairy and has become a special tradition for families since 1962. Please plan to arrive early since parking is limited.  
Where: 6149 SW Shattuck Rd Portland OR 97221
Phone: 503-246-0330

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CEDAR HILLS ARTISAN BAZAAR
Dates: 4/4/2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Spring Egg Hunt (Pre-registration required). Pancake Breakfast. Pictures with the Easter Bunny. Artisan Bazaar. Raffle prizes. Ages: All ages welcome. Cost: Egg hunt is $7/child, Easter Bunny photos are $5, Pancake breakfast is $5.
Where: 11640 SW Park Way Portland OR 97225
Phone: 503-629-6340
thprd.org
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SPRING EGG HUNT AT GARDEN HOME RECREATION CENTER
Dates: 4/4/2015, 11:00 AM
1-10 yrs • $7 • GH46100. Don’t be late on this very important date! Celebrate spring, rain or shine! Bring your basket to fill with eggs and candy. Special prize eggs will be awarded. There will be fun for everyone! Don’t forget to bring a camera to get a picture with the bunny.
Where: 7475 SW Oleson Rd Portland OR 97223
Phone: 503-629-6341
thprd.org
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Southwest Community Center

SOUTHWEST COMMUNITY CENTER BREAKFAST AND EGG HUNT
Dates: 3/21/2015, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM (also 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM)
Pancake Breakfast (including pancake bar, sausage, veggie-sausage, potatoes, scrambled eggs, yogurt, granola, fresh fruit, milk, juice, coffee & tea). Crafts, games, small animal petting farm, photo op with Mr. Bunny, indoor egg hunt. There will be a special egg hunt just for grown-ups with gift certificates and free personal training sessions! Ages: 2 and up. Cost: Resident Fee: $18/Person. Register now – sells out every year!
Learn more…
Where: 6820 SW 45th Ave Portland OR 97219
Phone: 503-823-2840
portlandonline.com
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EASTER BUNNY PHOTOS AT WASHINGTON SQUARE
Dates: 3/13/2015 – 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Bunny visits, hugs & smiles are always free. Families can take home this memory by purchasing a special photo of their child with the Easter Bunny. Special hours: Sundays 10 AM – 7 PM, Mon-Thu, 10 AM – 9 PM, Fri-Sat 10 AM – 9 PM.
Where: 9585 SW Washington Square Rd Portland OR 97223
Phone: 503-639-8860
shopwashingtonsquare.com
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N Portland

PENINSULA PARK’S EGGSTRAVAGANZA
Dates: 4/1/2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Hippity hop down the bunny trail & discover what he left behind! Together, challenge yourselves uncovering a basketful of treasures. Experience a spirit of playfulness & helping your child develop self-direction skills & respect for others. It’s festive! It’s fun! $5.00
Where: 700 N Rosa Parks Way Portland OR 97217
Phone: 503-823-7509
portlandonline.com
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ST. JOHNS EGG-STRAVAGANZA AT THE ST. JOHNS COMMUNITY CENTER
Dates: 4/1/2015, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Hippity hop down the bunny trail & discover what he left behind! Together, challenge yourselves uncovering a basketful of treasures. Experience a spirit of playfulness & helping your child develop self-direction skills & respect for others. It’s festive! It’s fun! $5.00
Where: 8427 N Central Ave Portland OR 97203
Phone: 503-823-3192
portlandonline.com
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NE Portland

Glendoveer Golf & Tennis

GLENDOVEER GOLF & TENNIS/K-LEAN’S TENNIS
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K-Lean’s Tennis Summer Camps at Glendoveer Golf & Tennis consist of a development system for kid’s tennis lessons for all ages and ability levels. K-Lean’s provides a passionate and FUN learning environment while teaching fundamentals, strategy/tactics, and match play. K-Lean’s provides a small student to instructor ratio(8:1), nurturing atmosphere, and competitive coaching knowledge. Whether your goal is to play competitively or recreationally K-Lean’s Tennis is prepared to help you in your development. See you on the Courts!
Where: 14015 NE Glisan St Portland OR 97230
Phone: 503-253-7507
Email: kworley(at)playglendoveer.com
playglendoveer.com
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GREEN BEAN EASTER EGG HUNTS
Dates: 4/5/2015, 11:00 AM (and 12:00 PM)
The Alberta Street Easter Egg Hunts, presented in cooperation with Green Bean Books, Candy Babel, Thicket Garden Center and our friendly Alberta Street Umpqua Bank, is back! We’ll be hosting the morning hunt in two sessions at Green Bean Books: Ages zero-4 at 11AM and Ages 5-9  at 12PM. An Egg Race will follow the hunt for the older kids!  At 11:30am, between the hunts, we’ll be reading one of our favorite Easter story books and you’ll even get to meet a real bunny rabbit and bunny expert! You can craft your very own baby chick mask to wear home too! Registration is required for all hunts! Call Green Bean Books at 503-954-2354 to register for the morning hunts and call Thicket at 503-926-3817 to register for the evening hunts.
Where: 1600 NE Alberta St Portland OR 97211
Phone: 503-954-2354
greenbeanbookspdx.com
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PORTLAND METRO CHURCH
Dates: 4/4/2015, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Kids, grab your baskets and the whole family for this fun afternoon – rain or shine!  There will be thousands of eggs filled with candy and toys! Ages 0-5 will hunt for eggs at 11am, then ages 6-11 will hunt at 11:20am. You could win one of many filled Easter baskets!  Other fun activities include: bounce houses, arts & crafts, games, music, and free hotdog, chips, & juice.
Where: 5004 NE 6th Ave Portland OR 97211
Phone: 503-287-4825
Email: info(at)portlandmetrochurch.com
portlandmetrochurch.com
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NW Portland

HIPPITY HOP BUNNY HOP THROUGH THE PEARL
Dates: 4/4/2015, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Join us in the Pearl to celebrate Spring with fun activities, treats and a hug and picture with the Easter Bunny. Smiles, laughter and some good old sugar will bring a burst of energy to the streets throughout the day as the Easter Bunny goes out and about taking photos, and giving out candy and hugs.
Where: Pearl Business District
Phone: 503-227-8519
explorethepearl.com
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Gresham

BLUE LAKE REGIONAL PARK BUNNY BONANZA EGG HUNT
Dates: 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
It’s sure to be an eggstra special good time when you bring the whole family to Blue Lake Regional Park for a fun-filled, candy-egg hunt. The event will be hoppin’, rain or shine. Nest under covered shelters, or spring about with the other March hares. Children age 4 years and younger will start searching at 10:30 a.m. Children ages 5–10 years will seek their treats beginning at 10:45 a.m. Free with your annual pass or $5 per car ($7 per bus).
Where: 20500 NE Marine Dr Fairview OR 97024
Phone: 503-797-1850
oregonmetro.gov
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27TH ANNUAL WOOD VILLAGE EASTER EGG HUNT
Dates: 4/4/2015, 9:30 AM
Over 13,000 eggs will be up for grabs, and as always the Easter Bunny will arrive by Helicopter at 9:00am.  Hunt times and categories are as follows: Special Needs Children: 10am; Children ages 3-4 Years Old: 10:15am; Children ages 5-6 Years Old: 10:30am; Children ages 7-9 Years Old: 10:45am. Remember, this hunt is for the children, parents will not be allowed in the hunt areas. There are no hunt areas for children less than 3 years old.
Where: 24300 NE Halsey, Wood Village, OR 97060
Phone: 503-667-6211
ci.wood-village.or.us
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WHITE RABBIT EASTER EGG HUNT AT MCMENAMINS EDGEFIELD
Dates: 4/5/2015, 9:00 AM (and 11:00 AM)
Easter is early this year! Where will you find a plentiful buffet that will please Grandma, along with an Easter Egg hunt for the kids. Try our hearty brunch, complete with a fresh buffet of all-natural ham, bakery offerings, a variety of salads, fruit, omelette and waffle station, and desserts. The free Easter Egg hunts are on the lawn at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. for ages 1-10.
Where: 2126 SW Halsey St Troutdale OR 97060
Phone: 503-669-8610
Email: edge(at)mcmenamins.com
mcmenamins.com
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Clackamas

EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA AT EAGLE LANDING
Dates: 4/4/2015, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Christian Family Adoptions and Eagle Landing Golf Course
present a fun-filled, family friendly afternoon of: Egg hunting (4 age-specific hunts all begin at 2:00 pm); Mini golf; Soccer golf; Fire truck display; Face painting; Craft corner; Raffle prizes (drawing at 3:00 pm); Meet & greet with the Easter Bunny. $3 Per person. All proceeds will directly benefit Christian Family Adoptions, which has been placing children in loving, adoptive families since 1958.
Where: 10220 SE Causey Ave Happy Valley OR 97086
Phone: 503-698-7888
eaglelandingsite.com
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BEAUTIFUL SAVIOR LUTHERAN CHURCH
Dates: 4/5/2015, 9:30 AM
Easter Fiesta! Come celebrate Christ’s resurrection. April 5th, 9:30 AM. Easter services at 8:15 AM and 11:00 AM.
Where: 9800 SE 92nd St Happy Valley OR 97015
Phone: 503-788-7000
bslc.com
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PHOTOS WITH THE EASTER BUNNY AT CLACKAMAS TOWN CENTER – HAPPY VALLEY
Dates: 3/13/2015 – 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
You can capture a spring memory with a photo of your child, perfect for sharing with friends and family. Several photo packages are available for purchase. 
Extended Hours begin March 28: 10am – 9pm. The Easter Bunny will take periodic carrot breaks throughout the day.
Where: 12000 SE 82nd Ave Happy Valley OR 97086
Phone: 503-653-6913
clackamastowncenter.com
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Oregon City

EGG HUNT AT RIVERCREST PARK
Dates: 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM
City Wide Easter Egg Hunt at Rivercrest Park sponsored by The Oregon City Police Department. Parking is limited so plan on getting to the park early so your little ones will be ready to go! The siren will blow at 10:00 AM sharp to begin the hunt. Ages: All ages welcome. Cost: Free
Where: 131 Park Dr Oregon City OR 97045
orcity.org
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Beaverton / Hillsboro / Tigard

UNDERWATER EGG HUNT AT CONESTOGA RECREATION CENTER
Dates: 4/3/2015, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Do not miss the fun! Join Peter Rabbit for a splashing good time in the pool and hunt for prize eggs. Enjoy additional free activities including inflatable play structure and arts & crafts. Participants will be divided into groups for the egg hunt. All children must have a parent present and children under age 7 must have an adult over age 18 years in the water during the egg hunt. Ages: 0-13, Cost: $7. This is a registered event please call, 503-629-6313 and ask to enroll in CO46201
Where: 9985 SW 125th Ave Beaverton OR 97008
Phone: 503-629-6313
thprd.org
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Fancy That
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Where: 1336 NE Orenco Station Pkwy Hillsboro OR 97124
shop-fancythat.com
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Inflatable Kingdom
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Where: 6830 SW Bonita Rd Tigard OR 97224
inflatablekingdom.com
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THE GREAT WESTSIDE FAMILY EASTER EVENT AT THE WASHINGTON COUNTRY FAIRGROUNDS
Dates: 4/4/2015, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Grab the kids and head out to the only event of its kind on the Westside, held at the Washington County Fair Complex in Hillsboro. This event will feature lots of candy and tons of great prizes for kids, plus a fire truck, police car, pony rides, inflatable bounce houses, mechanical bull, games, arts & crafts, face painting, and pictures with the Easter Bunny! Rain or shine we’ll be there!
Toddlers to 10 Years Old are welcome to join in the fun!
Hunt Times:
2 yrs & Under  10 am
3 yrs – 4 yrs      11 am
5 yrs- 7 yrs       12 pm
8 yrs – 10 yrs    1 pm
Moms                2 pm
All races will start on time, so you must be on time to participate. Parents and siblings are ONLY allowed to accompany very young children during the hunts. Please ARRIVE EARLY.
And Moms, we also have a hunt for you too! Find Jewelry, trips, massages, and more!
Where: 873 NE 34th Hillsboro OR 97124
Phone: 503-648-1416
faircomplex.com
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Lake Oswego / West Linn

West Linn Community Preschool

WEST LINN COMMUNITY PRESCHOOL
Open House Date/Time: 2/18/14, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Where: 5933 SW Holmes St West Linn OR 97068
Phone: 503-657-5050
Email: info(at)wlcp.org
wlcp.org
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HOP AT THE HUNT – LAKE OSWEGO
Dates: 4/4/2015, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Join the fun at Lake Oswego’s Family Egg Hunt. Ages: All ages welcome
Where: 2725 SW Iron Mountain Bl Lake Oswego OR 97034
Phone: 503-636-0674
lakeoswegohunt.com
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WEST LINN LIONS CLUB EGG HUNT
Dates: 4/4/2015, (Times not specified)
With six divisions, including a special needs area. Special prizes in some eggs. Photos with bunny. Ages: Toddlers -5th Grade
Where: West Linn High School, 5464 W A St West Linn OR 97068

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Tualatin / Sherwood / Wilsonville

WOODEN SHOE TULIP FARM
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Bring the whole family; including the dog; to explore, run, jump and photograph your way through fields of vibrant colors. Food, flowers, cow train rides, and ducky races are sure to put a smile on every face. Check our website for a full list of daily and weekend activities.
Where: 33814 S Meridian Rd Woodburn OR 97071
Phone: 503-634-2243
Email: office(at)woodenshoe.com
woodenshoe.com
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EGG HUNT FOR HOPE
Dates: 4/4/2015, 1:30 PM
The McCabe Real Estate Group’s 8th Annual Benefit. Rain or shine. Ages: Hunts for groups: 0-2, 3-Kindergarten, 1st-5th Grade. Adult Egg Hunt Too! (free 18 and over)
Cost: $3.00 per kid.
Where: 21416 W Copper Terrace Sherwood OR 97140
egghuntforhope.com
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Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
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Where: 500 NE Capt Michael King Smith Way McMinnville OR 97128
evergreenmuseum.org
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NEWBERG FIRE DEPT EASTER EGG HUNT
Dates: 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM (and 10:30 AM sharp!)
The Newberg Fire Department (NFD) recognizes the value in teaching fire prevention to the children of its community and uses the Easter Egg hunt as an opportunity to reach out to the children and familiarize them to department’s firefighters. Each year 500 – 700 children join NFD at Jaquith Park to search for approximately 8000 eggs split between six sessions that are divided into age brackets.  There are approximately 1300 eggs in each session that takes the children 3 – 5 minutes to collect.  Inside each egg is usually wrapped candy with around 150 eggs containing special prize tickets. 10am: Ages 3-4, Age 6, Age 7 10:30am: Ages 0-2. Age 5, Ages 8-10
Where: 1199 N College St Newberg OR 97132
Phone: 503-537-2909
newbergoregon.gov
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WILSONVILLE EGG HUNT
Dates: 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM
Wilsonville Parks & Recreation & Wilsonville Albertsons will be hosting this year’s annual Easter Egg Hunt in Memorial Park. Numerous prizes and gift baskets will be given away! Bring your basket and hunt with us for the perfect egg.
Where: 8100 SW Wilsonville Wilsonville OR 97070
Phone: 503-682-3727
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Easter Egg Hunt
Dates: 4/4/2015, 1:00 PM
Where: 22256 SW Washington St Sherwood OR 97140
sherwoodoregon.gov
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Vancouver & SW Washington

SPECIAL NEEDS HUNT – AUTISM EMPOWERMENT
Dates: 4/4/2015, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The 4th Annual Easter Egg Hunt for Acceptance of All Abilities is a FREE inclusive afternoon of acceptance, education and fun!

Where: McKenzie Stadium (behind Evergreen High School)
2205 Northeast 138th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98684

Sponsored by Autism Empowerment
Where: 6th & Esther, Vancouver, WA
Phone: 360-852-8369
Email: info(at)autismempowerment.org
autismempowerment.org
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CHEHALIS-CENTRALIA RAILROAD & MUSEUM
Dates: 4/4/2015, 11:00 AM (and 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM)
Climb aboard for a leisurely Saturday train ride while the “Easter Bunny” and “Chicken Little” hide the eggs. Upon the return of the train, children (12 years and under) will go into the “egg field” to gather candy filled Easter Eggs! Many eggs will have prize tickets inside to be redeemed in the depot. Activities will vary for age groups 3 and under, 4 through 7, and 8 through 12. In addition, pictures with the Easter Bunny and Chicken Little will be available for purchase on the depot deck after the hunt. No reservations are required. Space is available on a first come, first served basis, so you are encouraged to come early. Inside seating space is limited.
Where: 1101 SW Sylvenus St Chehalis WA 98532
Phone: 360-748-9593
Email: info(at)steamtrainride.com
steamtrainride.com
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SKAMANIA LODGE
Dates: 4/18/14 – 4/20/14, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Over the holiday weekend, the Easter Bunny will be available in the lobby for holiday photos, with props and employees on hand to snap a picture of the whole family.
Where: 1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way Stevenson WA 98648
Phone: 509-427-7700
skamania.com
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VANCOUVER FARMERS MARKET
Dates: 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM
Farm folks sponsor a hunt at Esther Short Park. The Bunny will make an appearance, plus kiddo activities. Ages 0-12 welcome. This year taking donations of new stuffed animals for teh Chldren’s Center. Market is open 9 am-3 pm.
Where: 6th & Esther Vancouver WA
Phone: 360-737-8298
vancouverfarmersmarket.com
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Oregon Coast

ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT – YACHATS
Dates: 4/4/2015, 10:00 AM
Bring your children and join us for prizes and Easter Egg Baskets! All are welcome.
Where: 360 W 7th St Yachats OR 97498
Phone: 541-547-3400
yachatspresbyterian.org
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Salem & Southern Oregon

ALBANY VISITORS ASSOCIATION
Dates: 4/4/2015, 11:00 AM
The 24th Annual Sweet Home Easter Egg Hung for children through age 10 will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 4, at Sankey Park. The Easter Bunny, with help from Sweet Home Rotary Club members, will hide over 3,000 candy and toy-filled eggs. There will be approximately 300 eggs containing prize certificates donated by local businesses. The park will be divided for different age groups.
Where: 110 3rd Ave SE Albany OR 97321
Phone: 541-928-0911
albanyvisitors.com
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Cascades / Eastern Oregon

TIMBERLINE LODGE AND SKI AREA
Dates: 4/5/2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Celebrate Easter at Timberline 2015. Easter Brunch from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (reservations requred, $56.95 per person, $20 kids 12 and under 503-272-3251). Easter Egg Hunt 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM. Easter Festivities 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Free, no reservations required. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.
Where: 27500 E Timberline Rd Mt. Hood OR 97028
Phone: 503-272-3311
timberlinelodge.com
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  • http://thechroniclesofachildrensbookwriter.wordpress.com Earl Dizon

    Earl here from Green Bean Books! What a great list! Just to let everyone know, our Easter Egg Hunt is on Sunday, April 20th. And, the 0-5 one is all full! The 6-10 hunt is still has very limited few spots left so call us now to register before it’s too late!

  • PDXTabitha

    Thanks Lauren — according to PPR press release it is indeed the 30th of March. Last year was April. Easter is early this year ;O)