Easter egg hunts, activities for children

Area churches, community centers, clubs and others, in Baltimore county and city are sponsoring egg hunts and Easter-related activities for children, offering plenty of opportunities to hop on over to one near you.



Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, Violetville United Methodist Church, 3648 Coolidge Ave., Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. "Eggstra" special fare, bake sale and carryout items. 410-525-3191.



Easter Bunny Breakfast, Lansdowne Volunteer Fire Department, 140 Laverne Ave. Pancakes, bacon, sausage, eggs, toast, coffee, tea, juice and hot chocolate. Proceeds benefit the new building fund. March 31, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Ages 12-adult, $7; ages 4-11, $5; ages 3 and younger are free.


Community Easter Egg Hunt, St. Timothy's Church, 200 Ingleside Ave., for ages 10 and younger with games, prizes and candy, April 7, noon-2 p.m. Free. RSVP 410-747-6690.


Easter Egg Hunt, Westchester Community Center, 2414 Westchester Ave., 410-465-9905. April 8, 1 p.m.


Community Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt, sponsored by Hiss Church. Also, face painting, crafts and an Easter message from the pastor. Free, donations accepted. March 31, 1-3 p.m. Hiss United Methodist Church, 8700 Harford Road, Parkville. 410-668-5665.

Perry Hall


Bunny Breakfast and Egg Hunt, sponsored by the Perry Hall Improvement Association, Gunpowder Lodge, 10092 Belair Road, Saturday, March 31, 8-11 a.m. Event is free for families of Perry Hall Improvement Association members, police, firefighters and teachers who work in Perry Hall. Breakfast served until 10:30 a.m. followed by egg hunt, crafts and a visit from the Easter Bunny.


Easter Egg Hunt, Trinity Episcopal Church, 120 Allegheny Ave., April 8, Easter day: 10 a.m., or 410-823-3588.


Springlake Community Easter Egg Hunt, Pot Spring Elementary School, 2410 Springlake Drive, Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m. Pizza and drinks served after the hunt. Contact Anita Shaw,

Easter Eggstravaganza, Timonium United Methodist Church, 2300 Pot Spring Road, Saturday, March 31, 1-2:30 p.m. Activities include egg dyeing, crafts and an indoor egg hunt. Contact Terri Seitz Parrish, 410-971-5999.



Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by The Optimist Club of Cockeysville, County Home Park on top of the hill above the Cockeysville Library, Saturday, April 7, 2012. Registration at 12:30 p.m. with hunt to follow for ages 3 to 9. Prizes and candy.


Easter Egg Hunt, followed by Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, Baltimore Museum of Industry, March 31, 8:30-10:30 a.m., egg hunt then all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet. 1415 Key Highway, $17 BMI museum members, $12 BMI museum member kids, $20 general public adult, $15 general public kids. Ages 2 and younger are free. 410-727-4808 or

Train Rides with the Easter Bunny, B&O Railroad Museum, Friday April 6 and Saturday April 7, Visitors to the museum may hop on board and take a 20-minute round-trip train ride with the Easter Bunny, who will be handing out treats to kids. Train times: 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Reservations not required. Between rides the Easter Bunny will be available for family photographs in the roundhouse.

Easter Egg Hunt, Patterson Park, 200 S. Linwood Ave., 410-276-3676. Ages 0-10. Face painting, photos with the Easter Bunny, prizes and food. March 31, 9 a.m.-noon.