Additional Wichita-area Easter events

04/05/2012 5:00 AM

04/05/2012 7:03 PM

Check out a few upcoming events submitted to GO! Events, our online searchable calendar.

Journey to the Cross, 6:30-9 p.m. Friday at Community Crossroads Church, 720 State St., Augusta. Travel through the story of the Easter season. All ages. Donations $3 per family or $1 per person. Information, 316-775-6458.

Good Friday service, 6 p.m. Friday, Oatville Community Church, 3814 S. Hoover. Information, 316-522-0661 or

Good Friday Tenebrae Service, 7:30 p.m. Friday, West Heights United Methodist Church, 745 N. Westlink. A service of darkness to remember Jesus’ suffering and death. Free. Information, 316-722-3805.

Breakfast with the Easter bunny at the YMCA, photos with the Easter bunny, all-you-can-eat pancakes and sausage, 8 a.m.-noon Sat., Andover YMCA, 1115 E. U.S.54, Andover. $6, proceeds benefit Andover YMCA All-Star Gymnastics Team.

Easter Egg Hunt, 9 a.m. Sat., College Hill Park, 304 Circle Drive. Annual Easter Egg Hunt for children 12 and under with special needs and their siblings. There also will be a special hunt for The Arc of Sedgwick County’s Circle of Friends buddy pairs. Hosted by The Arc of Sedgwick County and the Wichita East and Southeast Lions Clubs. Meet in the parking lot north of the park, along Douglas. Free. Information, 316-943-1191.

Bethany Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sat., Bethany Lutheran Church, 1000 W. 26th St. South. Free. Information, 316-265-7415.

Derby Egg Hunt, 50,000 eggs hidden for children grade 5 and under, 10 a.m. Sat. Register early online at for a chance to win $250. Derby High School, 920 N. Rock Road, Derby. Free. Information, 316-854-5555.

Evergreen Park Egg Hunt, 10:30 a.m. Sat., Evergreen Park Recreation Center, 2700 N. Woodland. Free, but registration required. Information, 316-854-5555.

Wellington Egg Hunt, 20,000 eggs hidden for children grade 5 and under, 10:30 a.m. Sat. Register early at for a chance to win $100. Wellington High School, 1700 E. 16th St., Wellington. Free. Information, 316-854-5555.

Easter Egg Hunt, kids 10 and under, egg painting, prizes, puppet show, games and hot dogs, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sat., Oatville Community Church, 3814 S. Hoover. Free. Information, 316-258-1791 or

Children’s Easter Party, bring your basket for an egg hunt, petting zoo, treats, crafts and games, 10 a.m. Sat., East Heights United Methodist Church, 4407 E. Douglas. Free. Information, 316-682-6518 or

Easter Egg Hunt, hot dog lunch and story followed by egg hunt, crafts and games, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat., Cedar Pointe Baptist Church, 9221 E. 31st St. South. Free. Information, 316-682-6006.

Easter Egg Hunt, three age categories, 1 p.m. Sat., VFW Post 971, 1610 S.E. Third St., Newton. Free. Information, 316-283-1717.

Cross Point Easter Egg Hunt and Eggstravaganza, 2-4 p.m. Sat., Cross Point Church, 1515 E. Harry. Thousands of eggs hidden along with bike giveaway, free lunch and snow cones. Newborn-5th graders and their families. Free. Information, 316-260-5565 or

Easter Eggstravaganza, egg hunts, carnival games, door prizes and refreshments, 2-4 p.m. Sat., Faith Christian Church, 2100 W. 45th St. South. Free. Information,

Easter Sunrise Service, 7 a.m. Sun., Oatville Community Church, 3814 S. Hoover. Information,

Easter All Music Service, 10:30 a.m. Sun., University Congregational Church, 9209 E. 29th St. North. Director Bob Scott and his choir will be singing Karl Jenkins’ “Gloria.” Free. Information, 316-634-0430. (Public rehearsal at noon Sat.)

Blacklight Egg Hunt, hunt for glowing eggs in an indoor hunt, 11 a.m. Sun., Maize South High School, 3701 N. Tyler. Free. Information,

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