Several Easter egg hunts scheduled
Douglas County Parks and Recreation, along with the Tahoe Douglas Firefighters Association, will sponsor the annual Tot Easter Egg Hunt on Friday for children ages 6 and younger.
The event will start at 11 a.m. at Kahle Community Center, 236 Kingsbury Grade.
There is no charge for children to participate.
The Easter Bunny will be available for photos, so don’t forget your camera as well as a basket or bag for goodies.
Children should dress for an outside hunt.
For more information, call Kahle Community Center at (775) 586-7271.
The South Lake Tahoe Optimist Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled Saturday at Lake Tahoe Community College.
Events begin at 10 a.m., and the hunt will commence at 11 a.m. with the sound of the fire engine’s claxon. Events include an Easter parade, Easter bonnet and Easter costume contests, and pictures with the Easter Bunny.
Close to 3,600 eggs will be hidden by the Easter Bunny’s helpers. Sections will be marked off for age groups infant to 12 years and challenged youth. Prize eggs also will be hidden in each section.
For more information, call Dr. Fritz Wenck at (530) 544-5356.
American Legion Post 795 will host an Easter egg hunt at noon Saturday at the Legion Hall, 2758 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
The event is planned to take place in the parking lot but will be moved inside in case of inclement weather.
Children ages 11 and younger will hunt for plastic eggs filled with candy as well as eggs that can be turned in for prizes. Cookies and punch will be served after the hunt.