About a thousand other kids and their relatives also had fun during the free family event that was put on by the City of Odessa and sponsored by Neighbors Emergency Center and others. Once the sun went down, the flashlights came out as kids made a mad dash across the field.
"I had fun!" said Sebastien Ignat, 5.
One of the many things that amaze me as an immigrant in this wonderful country is how differently certain holidays or traditions are celebrated.
The ranch offers boarding, training and lessons, and Smith said some of her students attend the Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt every year, which was how she learned the hunt might not happen this year.
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Aubree Brown hugs the Easter Bunny while her sister, Elliott Brown, waits her turn during the 17th Annual Easter Egg Hunt presented by RP Broadcasting on Saturday morning at Bemidji High School.
In their 18th annual egg hunt at Columbus Park, children were able to find the faux eggs and turn them in for a bag of goodies, allowing for the eggs to be reused.
This was Tebbetts' first time keeping an eye out for Brayden, who seemed like a seasoned pro at grabbing as numerous candy-filled, multi-colored plastic Easter eggs he could carry. At 11:00 a.m., volunteers took the age groups out to designated fields throughout the park. "We want to use this event as a way to connect with our community and invite them to become a part of our church family".
"Probably my favorite of all the years was the Jello one in the Tupperware", Fox said.
"Even when they're walking through the door, just hearing about the egg hunt ahead of time, having our advertising by the aquarium, the kids already know what to expect", she said.