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NEK Moms Weekend Scoop: April 6-8

It’s Easter weekend! Here’s a quick look at what’s happening for families in and around the Northeast Kingdom.

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Friday, April 6th:

  • St. Johnsbury Youth Baseball/Softball Registration, 5-7pm, Black Bear Tavern.  Info at
  • Thaddeus Stevens School Silent & Live Auction Fundraiser, 5:30-9:30pm,  In Room 100.  No admission fee.  Appetizers & desserts. Cash bar.
  • Annual Underwater Hunt, April 6, 2012, 6:30 p.m., location Jay Peak Pump House. Underwater Egg Hunt costs $20/person and includes admission into the water park and participation in the egg hunt. Contact Newport Recreation for more info: (802) 334-6345

Saturday, April 7th:

  •  Easter Egg Hunt & Bake Sale, North Danville School Community Club, 10am-11:30am, Saturday, April 7, 2012.
  • Annual Easter Egg Hunt, Orleans Federated Church, April 7th, 10am-noon.  Sponsored by The Orleans American Legion Auxiliary Unit #23.
  • St. Johnsbury Easter FunFest, Downtown Railroad Street. 9:30 start at Welcome Center.  More here.
  • Glover Community School Easter Scramble, 1-2pm.  Egg Hunt & More. Free Family Event.
  • Land Egg Hunt, April 7, 2012, starting at 10 a.m., Prouty Beach.  In case of rain, will be held at Municipal Building.  Ages 2-9.  $3/person.  Wear a bonnet & score a prize.
  • Jenkins Benefit, JC Penney Salon, 9am-4pm.
  • Annual Hayes Ford Easter Egg Hunt, 439 E. Main St., Newport, 10am.  Info call:  334-6587
  • Contra Dance with Mountain Folks, Northwoods Stewardship Center, E. Charleston, 7:30pm.  Open to all.
  • Bob Amos Presents CD Release Concert, Catamount Arts, 7:30pm.  Local musician sure to entertain all.

Sunday, April 8th:

  • Happy Easter!
  • Brownington Congregational Church Breakfast, Grange Hall,  7am-8:30am.  Info: 754-6402.
  • Public Skate, Chester Arena, Lyndon. 12:30pm-2:30pm.  Call in advance to confirm skate time.
  • Easter Breakfast, Sutton Freewill Baptist Church, 7-9am.  Pancakes, eggs & more!


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