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Oswego Egg Hunt Set March 31 at Breitbeck Park

OSWEGO – The Oswego Kiwanis Club and the Oswego City-County Youth Bureau will host an Easter egg hunt at Breitbeck Park beginning at 10 a.m. March 31.

No registration is required.

Youngsters rush out to collect eggs during last year’s egg hunt in Oswego.
Youngsters rush out to collect eggs during last year’s egg hunt in Oswego. (OCT file photo)

The event features free raffles, candy in eggs and goody bags for all kids, with refreshments and games in the pavilion after the hunt.

Pictures with the Easter Bunny, Spiderman and search and rescue dog, Canine Phillip, will be available.

Children will be divided into age groups with starting times as follows:

– 10 a.m.: Ages 3-5 (2 years old or under will be in special roped-off area specifically designed for youngest children to hunt bigger eggs)

– 11 a.m. – Ages 6-8

– Noon: Ages 9-11

– 1 p.m. – Any age child with special needs

Children should be dressed warmly and bring their own basket or bag to collect the eggs. There will be a limited number of baskets available.

There will be pictures with the Easter Bunny and Spiderman and free raffles for prizes.

Some prizes have been donated by: Allison Nelson, Stone’s, Syracuse Zoo, The Children’s Museum, Canale’s Insurance, Mimi’s Home Cleaning, NY Life, Lori Nalle, Oswego Expeditions, Woodchuck Saloon, Tanya Wheeler, Lions Club, Provisions Catering, Aunt Mary’s Catering, CupCakers, Cakes Galore, Wal-Mart, Bonnie Wahrendorf, George Broadwell, JP Jewelers, Kathy and Lee Walker, Sky Zone and Syracuse Crunch.

Candy in all eggs (some donated by Ollies) and goody bags for all kids.

There will also be refreshments and games in the pavilion after the hunt.

For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/events/223542924883602/ or call Jennifer Losurdo at the Oswego City-County Youth Bureau at 315-349-3451 or Julia Burns from Oswego Kiwanis Club at 315-402-0388.