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Easter Egg Hunt set for April 13 at Southside Park

NEWTON, NC (February 18, 2014) – Get ready to find eggs, eggs and more eggs as the City of Newton Parks and Recreation Department hosts the annual Easter Egg Hunt at 2 p.m. April 13 at Southside Park.

This year’s event will be divided into three age divisions: ages 1–3, ages 4–6 and ages 7–10. Prizes will be awarded in all three age divisions to children who find the crazy eggs, the largest eggs, the smallest eggs, the most unusual eggs, the golden eggs, various prize eggs and the most eggs.

The Easter Bunny will be on hand to greet youngsters and give away prizes. The public is invited to attend this special free event. 

Southside Park is located just off U.S. 321 Business South, behind the National Guard Armory. For more information, contact the Newton Recreation Center at (828) 695-4317, or visit