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Up to 200 brave cold for Easter egg hunt at Rockfield Manor Saturday
Up to 200 brave cold for Easter egg hunt at Rockfield Manor Saturday

Instead of brightly-colored Easter dresses and short-sleeve shirts, the children participating in this year's annual Easter egg hunt at Rockfield Manor in Bel Air wore brightly-colored winter coats and festive knit caps on a day that resembled midwinter, rather than the early spring a week before Easter. Children tried to catch snowflakes on their tongues as they and their parents were buffeted by high winds and snow flurries while waiting for the go-ahead from Mark Welsh, the president of the Rockfield Manor Foundation board, to grab as many eggs as they could from where they were scattered on the grounds behind the manor house. Welsh counted down, and a crowd of up to 90 children,...

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