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Saturday, March 28, 2015

Scenes From A Snowy Roosevelt Island Easter Egg Hunt Today - Kids, Bunnies, Eggs & Good Times

The Roosevelt Island Residents Association (RIRA) Easter Egg Hunt

Image From Anamaria Sudarov

took place today at the Manhattan Park lawn with the Easter Bunny greeting kids
Image From Jacqueline Schott

of all ages

Image From Joceyln Lavallo

who filled their bags with tiny bunnies.

Image From Anamaria Sudarov

It was a cold and snowy Roosevelt Island Easter Egg Hunt today but that didn't stop the fun.
Nick Turner shares this video of the Roosevelt Island Snowy Easter Egg Hunt and notes:
Roosevelt Island's 2015 Easter egg hunt gets an unwelcome guest: snow. A good day for pinwheels, though

RIRA worked with the Girl Scouts and other Roosevelt Island organizations to stage today's Easter Egg Hunt. RIRA's Social, Cultural & Educational Committee Chair Lynn Strong- Shinozaki shares this picture taken before the Easter Egg Hunt

Image From Lynn Strong-Shinozaki

and reports:
Getting ready with the Girl Scouts
More preparations for the Easter Egg Hunt at this previous post.


YetAnotherRIer said...

I had a quick glimpse from the MP lobby and saw that they just spread tons of eggs all over the lawn and let hundreds of kids lose. Sucks for the kids at the back of the pack.

If only RI had a park with lots of opportunities to really hide eggs, enough space for all the kids.... Southpoint Park?

CheshireKitty said...

I see what you're saying Yet, but is the greenery really out at Southpoint Park? Anyplace it'd be the same leafless "dreariness" with few actual hiding-places, since there are only branches, no leaves. But I understand what you're saying - another park such as Southpoint Park, might make for more creative play in discovering hidden eggs throughout the park rather than simply picking them up off a lawn. I'm not sure how Egg Hunts are traditionally conducted though - maybe they are usually held on lawns. Also, the hunt can't be too "challenging" since there are little kids taking part.