Easter events coming up

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Clarion

An Easter party for children ages 1 to 12 will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at the Clarion Moose, 401 Grand Ave., Clarion. There will be an egg hunt, crafts and the Easter Bunny. It is free and open to the public. Call (814) 226-7211 with any questions.

Emlenton

The Emlenton Echoes 4-H Club will partner with the Emlenton Civic Club for the annual Emlenton area Easter egg hunt. The event is for children ages 2 to 12 years old and will take place Saturday, March 31, at Hughes Park in Emlenton. Registration will start at 11:45 a.m. and the egg hunt will begin at noon. There will be various prizes given away. The grand prize will be a girl and a boy bike. The groups are also collecting pet supplies for a community service project. Items may be taken to the event.

Fertigs

A community Easter egg hunt will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at the Fertigs Community Center. Various activities will be available for children to participate in. Attending children will be served a light lunch for free. Adults may pay $2 for lunch.

Franklin

The Franklin Easter egg hunt will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 24, in Fountain Park. Children ages 8 years old and under may gather eggs filled with toys, candy, gift certificates and money. There will also be four special prize eggs for each of four age divisions. The rain date is Saturday, March 31. The event is sponsored by the Franklin Kiwanis Club and City of Franklin. The Retail Roaming Rabbits will be passing out eggs with special gifts for “big kids.” More information is available by calling (814) 437-1619 or visiting www.franklinpa.gov.

Kennerdell

A community Easter egg hunt will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at Sinner’s Sanctuary Church, 625 Burns Road in Kennerdell. This is the second year for the event which features more than 6,000 eggs and giveaways of bikes, baskets and more. More information is available by calling (724) 813-8959 or (814) 388-0064.