Monday, March 16, 2015

Dover Township's Easter Egg Hunt 2015


Dover Township in York County will be having their annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Lehr Park at 3700 Davidsburg Rd.  Kids ages 0-9 are invited to participate at the following times: 
Ages 0-2: 10:00am
Ages 3-4 at 10:05am
Ages 5-6 at 10:10am
Ages 7-9 at  10:15am

No rain date; the event will be moved inside the community building.
Bring your own basket.  Refreshments will be served. 

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Friday, March 13, 2015

Visit the Easter Bunny at Brown's Orchards


Visit the Easter Bunny at Brown's Orchards on Saturday, March 28, 2015 and Sunday, March 29, 2015 from 11:00am-2:00pm in the Orchard View Cottage. 

Then on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 5-7, visit with the Easter Bunny while having dinner in the Cafe.  Kids eat FREE on Wednesdays with an adult meal purchase of $7 or more.  

Bring your camera for these events!

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Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and Easter Egg Hunt in Red Lion


The Red Lion Community Building is holding a breakfast with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 8:30-10:30am 
The cost is $4 for adults, $2 for children 6-17 and free for kids 5 and under.

Breakfast is followed by an Easter Egg Hunt at 12:00pm at Fairmount Park for children ages 12 and under.
Ages 0-5 will begin at 12:00
Ages 6-8 will begin at 12:15
Ages 9-12 will begin at 12:30

Bring your cameras!
For questions or more information, call the recreation office: 717-244-6896 or email:

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Royer's Kids Club Easter Craft

Photo Credit: Royer's Flowers
Photo Credit: Royer's Flowers

 Royer's Kids Club members ages 5-12 have 3 sessions to choose from to create a carnation bunny on Saturday, March 14, 2015.  Kids will also receive a balloon.  

Times are: 10am, 2pm and 3pm at the York stores.  

Admission is free but you must register.   
2555 Eastern Boulevard York, PA 17402 717-755-7673 

805 Loucks Road York, PA 17404 717-854-7733

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Egg Dyeing at Nixon Park


Nixon Park is offering 2 classes on natural egg dyeing on Saturday, April 4, 2015.  The first session is from 12:30-1:30pm and the second session is from 2:30-3:30pm.  The cost is $3 per child and kids under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.  You will learn the history of egg-dyeing then try it with onion skins, blueberries, coffee and more, with the assistance of Nixon Park staff.  Wear old clothing and bring a MAXIMUM of 1 dozen eggs per child.  Registration is required.  Call 717-428-1961 to register.

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Mother-Son Date Knight at Brown's Orchards


On Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 5-6:30pm, Brown's will have a special medieval dinner for mothers and sons in the cafe.  The event includes a keepsake photo, games and more.  

Limited seating available, call 717-428-2036 x0 to register.  

$25 per mother; $15 per son (under 15).

40th Annual Kiwanis Lake Easter Egg Hunt

The 40th Annual Kiwanis Lake Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 1pm.  
The rain date is Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 3pm.  
Children ages 1-8 are invited to hunt for eggs filled with candy.  
The York Rescue Mission will offer arts, crafts, games and free hot dogs.  

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

DreamWrights Theater in the Park 2014: A Comedy of Errors

The free theater in the park by DreamWrights this summer is A Comedy of Errors.  The dates and times are as follows:

Friday, July 25 6:30 at Pinchot State Park
Saturday, July 26 5:30 at Brown's Orchards
Sunday, July 27 6:30 at Cousler Park
Tuesday, July 29 6:30 at John Rudy Park
Thursday, July 31 6:30 at Sam Lewis State Park
Friday, August 1 6:30 at William Kain Park
Saturday, August 2 6:30 at Codorus State Park
Sunday, August 3 2:30 at DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre!

P.S. many of these locationss are also participating in the GoYork summer reading program if you want to try to save gas and travel time.    

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Royer's Kids Club


 The Royer's Kids Club is a free membership for kids ages 5-12.  Membership to the Royer's Kids Club includes a membership card, online activities, an e-mail newsletter, contests, giveaways and events for members only.  Registration can be completed online or in one of their stores.  
Members of Royer's Kids Club recently attended stores for a St. Patrick's Day activity complete with festive carnations.  All activities have a fun theme for kids!  Upcoming events include:

Saturday June 21, 2014 :Stems Hunger Food Drive
Saturday August 23, 2014: Back to School
Saturday November 1, 2014: Bouquets for Books Book Drive

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Yellow Breeches 43rd Annual Spring Outing in Boiling Springs, PA


Jump into Spring with the 43rd annual Yellow Breeches Anglers Spring Outing, Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 9:00am-4:00pm.  The Spring Outing is located at the Allenberry Meadow Lodge on 1559 Boiling Springs Rd., Boiling Springs, Pa 17007. 

The Yellow Breeches Spring Outing is a free event provided by the Yellow Breeches Anglers and Conservation Association, with food, prizes, exhibitors, tours and more.  Kids will enjoy Jack Hubley's Critters Beyond Your Back Door from 11:00am-12:00pm, and other activities throughout the day.  Also, learn more about future events, like the fishing derby (kid-friendly!), the PA Fly Fishing Museum in Boiling Springs or how you can help keep the creek stocked for future fishers.  Their biggest fundraiser is a raffle ticket sale, with the drawing happening at 4pm on March 22 during the Spring Outing.  You can find out more about membership or getting raffle tickets here.  

Have you ever been to this event?  It looks like they have a lot of outdoor fun to offer families throughout the year!