Hippity Hoppity Easters on its way! Grab the kids and go have some fun! Here are a few Easter Egg Hunts happening in Lincoln and the surrounding area.

April 7

Lincoln Northeast YMCA — 6:30-7:15 p.m. decorate cookies and meet Easter Bunny; 7:20-7:45 p.m. Easter egg hunt in pool; swim until 8:30 p.m., 2601 N. 70th St. Members/free, non-members/$10 family.

April 8

Kloefkorn Elementary School — hosted by First-Plymouth East, 10 a.m.-noon, 6601 Glass Ridge Drive. Divisions: toddlers, preschool, kindergarten through second grade and third grade and up.

Word of Life Church — 10-11 a.m., 200 Fletcher Ave. Bring basket for eggs.

JK’s Pumpkin Patch — 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 757 Bluff Road. Candy-filled eggs, select eggs with prizes, visit with Easter Bunny, bounce pad, barnyard animals and more activities. $10/child, adults free.

St. Mark’s United Methodist Church — 10:30-11:30 a.m., 8550 Pioneers Blvd. (egg hunt in field off north parking lot, games/bounce house in Family Life Center). Thousands of eggs, guinea pig petting zoo, inflatable houses, games, candy and prizes. Groups: preschool, 10:50 a.m.; kindergarten-first grade, 11 a.m.; second-third grades, 11:10 a.m.; fourth and fifth grades, 11:20 a.m. Bring a basket or bag for eggs.

Havelock Christian Church — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 66th and Colfax streets. Hotdogs, chips, drink, Easter egg hunt and train rides.

Cooper YMCA — 11:30 a.m.-noon, 6767 S. 14th St. Age groups: infant to age 2; ages 3-5 and 6-12. Bring your own basket and arrive 15minutes early. $1/members, $3/non-members. Preregister at Cooper YMCA.

Raymond Park — 1 p.m., Raymond.

April 9

First Presbyterian Church — 9:30 a.m., 840 S. 17th St., Fellowship Hall. Story, followed by egg hunt outside (weather permitting) and a snack. Everyone welcome.

Ceresco Covenant Church — 12:30 p.m. (potato bake fundraiser, 11 a.m.), 208 Pine St., Ceresco. In case of rain egg hunt will be held at the Ceresco Elementary School.

Friday April 14:

SouthPointe Pavilions — 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Center Courtyard, 27th Street and Pine Lake Road. Visit Easter Bunny and get a sweet treat.




April 15

Westminster Presbyterian Church — 10-11:30 a.m., 2110 Sheridan Blvd. Easter Extravaganza with games, crafts and egg hunt for ages 3 through fifth grade.

UPCO Park — 10 a.m., 40th and Adams streets. Bring your Easter basket to hunt for candy. Easter eggs, candy, prizes and photo with Easter Bunny for preschool through third graders. Free.

Valparaiso — 1 p.m. Soccer field (in case of rain hunt will be held at the American Legion Club).

Natural Grocers — 4-5 p.m., 212 N. 48th St. Eggcellent Adventure, healthy Easter egg hunt, activities and prizes for all ages.

New Visions Southminster United Methodist Church, 10am – noon. 2915 S. 16th St., Annual Easter Egg Hunt for preschool through fifth grade.

April 16

First-Plymouth Church — noon, courtyard, 2000 D St. Community-wide Easter egg hunt.