Food, contests and cash prices plentiful at Eastchester Heights Easter egg hunt

Children from District 11 and Eastchester Heights spent Saturday afternoon searching for Easter eggs.

News 12 Staff

Apr 3, 2021, 10:41 PM

Updated 1,195 days ago

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Children from District 11 and Eastchester Heights spent Saturday afternoon searching for Easter eggs.
It's was all a part of the first ever community Easter egg hunt in Eastchester Heights organized by a local organization.
The event included a raffle and food, and even an Easter bonnet decorating contest. Some of the eggs were filled cash prizes of $50 to $100.
Attendees made sure to stay safe by wearing masks.
District 11 education leaders came to show support and there was even a special guest appearance from the Easter Bunny himself.
Community members said that events like this one are especially needed after a challenging year under COVID-19.
Organizers added that they want the Easter egg hunt to be a new tradition in the community.


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