- Category: Community News
- Published on 01 April 2012
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Parents should be getting prepared for the annual Easter in the Park event to begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 7 at Little Creek Park in Mount Vernon.
The annual event will kick-off with the Easter Parade. Parents and their children are encouraged to prepare miniature floats to enter in the event. Other games and activities will be provided throughout the event for children of all ages. The annual sack race will be at 10 a.m. followed by the Easter Egg Hunt at 11 a.m. Over 3,000 eggs will be hidden for children to find. The student chamber is accepting donations of new or clean used plastic eggs for the event. These can be dropped off at the high school office.