The Easter Bunny came to the Weston Branch early this year. When asked why he didn't wait until closer to Easter the bunny replied, "Well, the weather was great today, the lawn people hadn't mowed yet, and the grass was perfect for hiding eggs. Also, I heard that the Weston Branch, along with the rest of the MCPL branches, would be closed on Wednesday April 20th, so I figured this was just the best time for Egg Hunt 2011." The kids from storytime found all of the eggs and were sent home hyped up on sugar and nice weather.
Easter is here. What better way to celebrate than with a rabbit-themed movie? The cult classic, Night of the Lepus, from 1972 certainly delivers the rabbits. The film stars Janet Leigh, Deforest Kelley (Dr.
It’s that time of year again when you worry and sweat about what to wear on March 17th so you don’t get pinched. Everyone knows this date well; it’s Saint Patrick’s Day! This year, as you eat your corned beef and cabbage and celebrate all things Irish, there are two things you must do.
How Did the Bunny and Colored Eggs Become Part of Easter?
This particular critter is very near and dear to my heart. When my son was a small fellow, he had a little interest in Santa, but he was totally enthralled by the Easter Bunny! I mean, this cute furry fella would not only bring baskets of candy; he would send you on a most exciting scavenger hunt! He was the most interactive of all those childhood characters and brought sheer joy into our household.
Hey everyone, come join in on the Annual Chamber of Commerce Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 7, 2012 @ 10:00 a.m. The Easter egg hunt will be held at Heritage Park, near downtown Smithville. There will be two age categories for the "egg collectors" and a lot of great Easter surprises inside the eggs. The highlight of the event is the appearance of the Easter Bunny, which is always a great treat for the kids!
Hop on in and join us for a special Easter Bunny Storytime on Wednesday, March 27th at 10:00 a.m. Music, games, and stories will be a fun and educational part of our storytime. Bring a basket and hunt for Easter Eggs with your friends. A silly craft to celebrate the holiday and take home will jump-start the festivities.