GENEVA – The Geneva Park District has several family-friendly events planned as spring gets into full swing.
The Egg-Mazing Race and Night Egg Hunt is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 12 at Wheeler Park for children and teens ages 10 to 16 years old. Teams of four will complete physical and mental challenges to solve clues and find a bunny hiding in the park. Prizes will be awarded to the first teams to finish. After the race, participants can gather eggs filled with candy and prizes scattered around the park.
The pre-registration cost is $5 for residents and $8 for nonresidents. Prices go up to $10 for residents and $15 for nonresidents for on-site registration.
A family egg hunt kicks off at 10 a.m. on April 13 at the Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center, 3507 Kaneville Rd., Geneva. Thousands of eggs will be scattered around the soccer fields at this free event. There will be two areas; one for children ages 4 and younger and another for 5 and older.
After the egg hunt, head over to Peck Farm Park for an Earth Day celebration from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 13. Activities will include childrens' games, chair massages, health screenings, green vendors, farmers' market and much more.
For more information about these programs or to register for the Egg-Mazing Race, visit the Geneva Park District website at www.genevaparks.org.