- Category = Great for Children
AltamontStargazing Fun for Girl Scouts
For Brownies, Juniors & Cadettes. Girls will learn about constellations, phases of the moon, and more while earning the stargazer fun patch. Register by March 20th. $3 per scout, which includes patch. Will be held rain or shine.
Date(s) & Time(s):Friday, March 31, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pmLocation:Ballard Nature CenterAddress:5253 US-40County:EffinghamContact Information:
EffinghamA Hunting We Will Go
Helping Heros, Inc will be hosting an Easter Egg hunt this year. There will be egg hunts and basket giveaways. Age groups are: Walking-3 years. Age 4-6 and Age 7-10. Hotdogs, hamburgers, and other refreshments will be available during the event. Easter bunny will be available as well for pictures!
Date(s) & Time(s):Saturday, April 1, 2017Location:Evergreen Hollow ParkAddress:1110 Pelican St.County:EffinghamContact Information:
EffinghamBowl for Kid's Sake
Come on out and bowl for a great cause!
Date(s) & Time(s):Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 6:00pmLocation:Pagel Silver DollarCounty:EffinghamContact Information:
Come anytime between 1 & 3 p.m. to participate in a self-guided egg scavenger hunt (not an Easter Egg Hunt) & egg layers quiz on the trail. Follow a clue-lined path of golden eggs to a surprise, play a game to learn about animals that lay eggs, and make a craft!
Date(s) & Time(s):Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pmLocation:Ballard Nature CenterAddress:5253 E. US Highway 40County:EffinghamContact Information:
CharlestonEdible Book Festival
Booth Library's seventh annual Edible Book Festival as part of National Library Week. Entries may be installed at the library after 3:30 p.m. April 10. Public voting will take place from 4 to 5 p.m., with the winners announced shortly after. The event is free and open to the public.
Date(s) & Time(s):Monday, April 10, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pmLocation:Booth Library, West Reading RoomAddress:Eastern Illinois UniversityCounty:ColesContact Information: