It's time for Easter egg hunts in the Q-C

2012-03-30T21:31:00Z 2012-04-02T16:43:53Z It's time for Easter egg hunts in the Q-C The Quad-City Times
March 30, 2012 9:31 pm

These Easter egg hunts are scheduled around the Quad-City area:


9:30 a.m., Lincoln Park, 11th Avenue and 38th Street, Rock Island. Eggs filled with candy and special prizes will be scattered in areas divided into four age groups, with visit from Easter bunny. Rain location is the Rock Island Fitness and Activity Center.

9:45 a.m., Riverside Park Field, 3300 5th Ave., Moline. Easter Eggstravaganza for children age 8 and under with 12,000 candy-filled eggs. Rain date April 7.

10-11 a.m., Camden Park, 2701 1st St. E., Milan. Sponsored by Milan Lions Club and Milan Parks and Recreation. Age groups 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8-9 years. Rain date April 7.

1:30 p.m., Central Community High School, Outdoor Sports Complex, 425 E. 11th St., DeWitt, Iowa. Pictures with the Easter Bunny and Packy Panda starting at 12:30 p.m., egg hunt promptly at 1:30 p.m. Rain date April 7.


8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Bettendorf Veterans Memorial Park, 23rd Street Bandshell, Bettendorf. First Assembly of God Easter egg hunt and family events.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hillcrest Golf & Camping Resort, 16260 E. 350th St., Orion, Ill. The Easter Bunny and the Quad-Cities River Bandits mascot will be available for photos from 11 a.m. to noon, and kids hunt begins at 11 a.m. Adult scavenger hunt begins at noon. Contact: 309-755-6550

10-11:30 a.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 3834 Rockingham Road, Davenport. Easter egg hunt for children up to age 10. Ages will be grouped and times staggered. Also crafts, cookie walk, games and face painting. Free coffee and hot chocolate. Event will be held indoors if weather is bad. Free.

10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Centennial Park, 1112 W. Beiderbecke Drive, Davenport. Egg-stravaganza Egg Scramble by Davenport Parks and Recreation, B100 and the Scott County Family Y. Age groups are 10 a.m., 1-4 years; 10:15 a.m., kindergarten to second grade; 10:35 a.m., 3rd-5th grades;

10:35 a.m., 6th-8th grades, followed by family activities. Fields will be marked by age. $5 day of registration.

Noon, Gospel Mission Temple, 5074 Pine St., Davenport. More than 4,000 eggs hidden and filled with prizes and candy. Games, food and fun for the entire family. Contact: 563-388-9081

1 p.m., Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport. Ranch Riders 24th annual Easter Egg Hunt features 30,000 eggs, sports mascots and bunny pictures, 24 bicycles to be raffled, face painting, six balloon bounce jumps for $2 all day jump pass. Grounds open at 10:30 a.m., hunt begins at 1 p.m., no one admitted after 12:45 p.m. Five egg fields by ages from 1-3, 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12 years, and a special needs hunt area. Requested donation $3. Raffle tickets $1 for custom-built kids’ Mini Cooper and cash prizes. Benefits the Children’s Therapy Center of the Quad-Cities. No dogs or other pets allowed.  Rain or shine. Contact: 563-326-5338

1 p.m., Humane Society of Scott County’s annual Doggie Easter Egg Hunt, Lindsay Park, Village of East Davenport. Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. Dogs will sniff out treats in two groups — small and large — and must be on a leash at all times. Entry fee of $10 per dog includes gift bag of goodies and bobbing for hot dogs. For an additional $1, dogs in bonnets can compete for the “Best in Show Bonnet” prize. Proceeds benefit animals cared for by the humane society. Entry forms are available at or the shelter, 2892 W. Central Park Ave., Davenport.

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