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Easter egg hunts set for April 7-8

Get your kids ready for Easter egg hunts set for April 7 and 8.

April 7

The Eighth annual City-Wide Easter Egg Hunt is noon-2 p.m. in South Commons, 400 Fourth St.

There will be more than 20,000 eggs with candy, prizes and food.

Call 706-653-4483.

If you're in Atlanta, try the EGGstraordinary Adventure during the annual Dinosaur Egg Hunt at the Fernbank Museum, 767 Clifton Road NE.

There will be timed egg hunts, games with the Radio Disney AM590 Street Team, an inflatable slide, a walk-around dinosaur mascot.

The museum opens at 8:30 a.m., with the first hunt at 9:20 a.m. for ages 4 and younger.

Tickets are $17.50-$20.50.

Call 404-929-6339.

April 7-8

Easter egg hunts will be from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturday on the Overlook Azalea Garden lawn at Callaway Gardens.

There will be thousands of eggs and children are encouraged to find some "very special prize eggs."

Toddlers-3-years-old hunt at 2 p.m.; children 4-5 at 2:30 p.m.; children 6-8 at 3 p.m.; children 9-11 at 3:30 p.m.; children 12-18 at 4 p.m. and people 18-118 at 4:30 p.m.

The Easter Bunny will visit from noon-5 p.m. Saturday.

All activities are free with Gardens admission of $25; $12.50 for children 6-12 and free for children five and younger.

The annual Easter Sunrise Service will be at 7:30 a.m. Sunday on the lawn between the Gardens Restaurant and the Boat Dock. The service will be led by retired Baptist minister Max McCord of LaGrange. Admission is free before 8 a.m. The $12.50-$25 ticket price is after 8 a.m.

Call 800-225-5292.

April 8

North Highland Assembly of God Church, 7300 Whittlesey Blvd., will hold an Easter egg hunt for children who are toddler-age to college, starting at 12:30 p.m.

The church will have more than 20,000 eggs ready.

The prizes are big at the church, and may include electronic equipment for the older kids and miniature cars for the little ones.

Call 706-561-7777.

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