- The annual Aston Township Easter Egg Scramble will take place on Saturday, April 9 at 10 a.m. at the Aston Township Community Center, 3270 Concord Road, Aston. The rain date is scheduled for Sunday, April 10 at 12 p.m. There is no registration required. Families can bring their cameras and the Easter bunny will be available for cuddles and photos. After the Egg Scramble, refreshments will be served inside. Participants can also enjoy a balloon lady, music and a magician. The event is sponsored by the Aston Township Parks and Recreation Committee.
- Neumann University, Aston, will hold a free Easter egg hunt in the fields near its Child Development Center from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday April 16. The event, which is open to the public, will feature games, refreshments and more.
Bethel Township Parks and Recreation will host the annual Easter Egg Hunt for children at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 3 at Bethel Community Park, 3271 Foulk Rd. Garnet Valley.
Brookhaven residents through grade five are invited to register for a free Easter Egg Hunt scheduled for Saturday, April 16, rain or shine, on the grounds of the Brookhaven Civic Center. Photos with the Easter bunny will be taken from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. The hunt begins at 11 a.m. sharp.
Register at the borough office from Monday, March 28 to Thursday, April 14, during normal business hours from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Evening registration will take place from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on March 28 and April 4, 6 and 13. For more information, call the borough office at 610 874 2557.
The Borough of Chester Heights will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 2, at Chester Heights Community Park, Valleybrook Rd. Children are invited to participate in a hunt, free photos with the Easter bunny and to stay to enjoy the new amenities of the borough park. For more information, call 610-459-3400.
TOWNSHIP OF EDGMONT
The Pennsylvania Colonial Plantation, 3900 N. Sandy Flash Drive, will hold Easter egg hunts on two Saturdays, April 9 and 16. Kids can roam the fields to find surprise-filled eggs, then visit the farm for activities that will include story time, a chance to meet the animals, hear music and more. Pre-registration is encouraged. The farm is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and the egg hunt takes place from 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The cost is $10. For more information, visit http://ColonialPlantation.org.
Glenolden Borough Council’s Parks and Recreation Committee will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday April 2 at 10am on Glenolden Park, Knowles and Llanwellyn Avenues. The rain date is noon on Sunday, April 3.
A parent and guardian must be present for each child. Children should bring a basket or bag for each child to collect their eggs. Registration begins at 10 a.m. and the Easter Bunny will arrive at 10:10 a.m. to begin the hunt for ages 1-3. At 10:20 a.m. the hunt will begin for ages 4-6 and at 10:45 a.m. the hunt will begin for ages 7-9. The Easter bunny will be at the park for photos during and after the event.
- The Haverford Township Recreation Department will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Saturday, April 9, at the Preserve, 9000 Parkview Drive, Haverford. The event will include crafts, face painting, games, an egg hunt and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Families can register at https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/…/detail/9095.
- The Manoa Community Church, 153 N. Eagle Road, Havertown, will host an egg hunt Sunday, April 10 at noon on the side lawn. The rain date will be noon on Saturday, April 16. Kids are welcome to bring their baskets and enjoy an egg hunt, live music, outdoor games and candy galore. For more information, call 610-446-8070.
Marple will present an Easter Eggstravaganza and a dedication at Veterans Memorial Park. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 9. People are invited to visit Marple Township for a day of fun as the ribbon is cut to officially open the new Veterans Memorial Park. The day will include a variety of local vendors, food and activities for the kids, plus free bunny shots and an egg hunt.
Parking and admission to the event are free. The event kicks off at 11 a.m., with vendors, food trucks, a DJ, and kids’ activities. The inauguration of the park and the ribbon cutting will begin at 1 p.m., followed by the Easter egg hunt.
Confirmed vendors include JoLina Boutique, Fresh Face Make Up, Isla and Minnie, Pink cloud soap, Origami owl, The Delco Effect, Paparazzi, Brynlee’s Boutique, ACRE windows & doors, and Happy Cakes Cookies and More. To be a vendor, food truck or event sponsor, email [email protected]
The Media Recreation Board will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt and Luncheon, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 16, at the borough’s Tot Lot grounds. The annual Easter Luncheon with the Easter Bunny will take place immediately after the hunt from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., with food, fun and games for all.
THE CITY ENVIRONMENT
- Linvilla Orchards, 137 West Knowlton Road, will feature a wagon ride to the Easter Bunny House in Bunnyland, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday April 2 and Sunday April 3. Thereafter, cart rides will be offered every day on Saturday, April 9. until Saturday April 16. Guests can bring their cameras to take plenty of pictures of the Easter Bunny as he greets the hay wagon. Visitors will enjoy a history and a special treat. The cost is $8 for ages 1 to 5 and $11 for ages 5 and up. Timed tickets are required.
After the ride, you can stop at the Garden Center to buy plants, flowers and Easter accessories or at the Farm Market for fresh baked goods or a homemade chocolate treat. The farm market is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. For more information, visit http://www.Linvilla.com or call 610-876-7116.
- Middletown will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt, at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 9, at the Roosevelt Community Center, 464 S. Old Middletown Rd. The hunt is open to all children 10 and under. All children must bring a basket to collect their eggs.
- Gateway Church, 708 S. Old Middletown Road, will hold its annual Easter egg hunt for children at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 16. The event will include an egg hunt, pictures with the Easter bunny, music from the Streets of Gold band, hot dogs and cookies for all ages, face painting, crafts and fun with the Gateway gang. Everything is free.
Delco Strength Shop, 32 S. Morton Ave., Morton, will celebrate its grand opening, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, April 10 with an Easter egg hunt, photos with the Easter bunny, live goats, face painting, a moon bounce, vendors, live music, live art, food by Bertucci’s, and more.
Everyone is invited to join in the celebration and learn about the new small business, its features, programs, and coaches. Vendors, who will be installed in the outdoor car park, can confirm their presence and obtain more information at https://forms.gle/FfeTtLhibCssWBHB9. Everyone is welcome.
Immanuel Lutheran Church invites families with children under 11 to participate in the annual Easter Egg Hunt. The hunt will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 16. Immanuel currently has an optional mask policy for all activities. Children must bring their own basket or bag for their eggs. The hunt will take place rain or shine, as the eggs will be hidden inside the building if the weather is bad. A light lunch will be served after the egg hunt. For more information, call 610-586-5860.
Immanuel Lutheran Church is located at 501 Chester Pike, Norwood. Everyone is welcome.
TOWNSHIP OF RIDLEY
- The Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 2545 Franklin Ave., Secane, will host its annual Community Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 2-10 on Saturday, April 9. Registration begins at 11:15 a.m. and the first hunt begins at 11:30 a.m. Registration for the second hunt will begin at 12:45 p.m. with the following hunt.
Food and drinks will be available. The rainy date is Sunday, April 10. Reservations are required. To make reservations or for more information, email [email protected]
- The Ridley Post Prom Committee will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 2 at Ridley High School Softball Field, 901 Morton Ave., Folsom. Age groups are two and under; 3-5 years; 6-7 years old; and 8 to 10 years old. There will be 30 children per group. The cost is $10 per child, which includes the egg hunt and photos with the Easter Bunny. All children must bring their own baskets. To register, send payment and child’s age to @RidleyPostProm or contact Nikki at RidleyPostProm22 @gmail.com/.
- First Presbyterian Church, 356 Summit Road, Springfield will hold an Easter egg hunt, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 11. Children, up to year five, are invited to hunt for eggs, followed by an Easter party which will include Makin’ Music and the Easter Bunny. A sensory egg hunt will begin at 10 a.m. The event will take place rain or shine. For more information, contact Darla McNulty at 484-802-1936 or [email protected]/.
- The Springfield Mall, 1250 Baltimore Pike, will present a pop-up Easter sale, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, April 16. Twenty different vendors and artisans will hold a pop-up sale on the second floor near the Victoria’s Secret store. Buyers are urged to support small businesses and buy locally. For more information, visit http://shopspringfieldmall.com/.
- Swarthmore Pizza and Family Restaurant, 601 S Chester Road, Swarthmore, will host Lunch with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, April 2. There will be two seats, one at noon and the other at 2 p.m. Guests should bring their camera to take pictures. the Easter bunny that will hop around, visiting the children. One must reserve. For more information, call 610-543-3474.
- The Swarthmore Lions Club, in conjunction with William Holder’s Estate Team, will host their annual Spring Egg Hunt, at 10 a.m. on Saturday April 9 at Little Crum Creek Park, Watercress Lane, Swarthmore. The rainy date is April 16. For more information, call 484-744-4053.