3/28/2013 10:05:00 AM Entertainment Calendar for Mar. 28, 2013
MARCH 29 Easter Egg Hunt at Taylorville Care Center & Taylorville Estates Taylorville Care Center and Taylorville Estates, 600 South Houston St., Taylorville, will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, March 29th at 2:30 p.m. for children 1-10 years of age. Children can visit with the Easter Bunny and enter to win drawings for additional prizes. In the event of rain on Friday, the event will be held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. instead.
MARCH 30 Village of BulpittEaster Egg Hunt The Village of Bulpitt Easter Egg Hunt will be held Sun., March 30th at 1:00 p.m. at the Village Hall. This event is for children 12 and under.
Meadow Manor hosts 19th Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt On Saturday, March 30th, Meadow Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is hosting the 19th Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00 a.m. This event is for children nine (9) and younger. Children are asked to bring a basket or bag to hold their collected eggs. There will be prize eggs and cash eggs to find. Meadow Manor is located at 800 McAdam Drive in Taylorville.
Easter on the Square Taylorville Main Street’s Easter in the Square will be held Sat., March 30th, beginning at 12:30 p.m. A bounce house will be open from 12:30 to 3:00 p.m for children of all ages. Easter cookie decorating, face painting, and a coloring area will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. with “Race the Easter Bunny” from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Story time with Carol Alexander, featuring Liberty the Pig in “The Big Squeal” will be held at 2 p.m. Upon each child’s arrival they will be given a ticket and a drawing will be held following story time. Attendees will have a chance to win Easter baskets donated by Kroger and a package of four tickets to the Taylorville Cinema. At 3:15 p.m. a special showing of “Hop” will be held at the Taylorville Cinema. Tickets will be on sale for $6, which includes a popcorn and drink.
Test-n-Tune & Gamblers at Coles County Dragway Coles County Dragway USA will host Test-n-Tune & Gamblers Day on Saturday, March 30, 2013. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. & testing is from Noon - 5:00 p.m. Please call 217-345-7777 for more information or visit www.ccdragway.com.
MARCH 31 Taylorville Park District’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt The Taylorville Park District’s 65th annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held in Manners Park on Easter Sunday, March 31 at 2 p.m. This hunt is open to all Christian County children ages 2 through 11, with specific areas designated for different age groups. There will be over 1,500 eggs to seek out so bring a basket or container to hold them! The TFD will be there at 1:45 p.m. displaying equipment and a fire engine; they will sound a siren to signal the beginning of the hunt.
APRIL 1 Quilts Marking the Underground Railroad Anne Stinnett will present “Quilts Marking the Underground Railroad” at 7:00 p.m. in the Ruyle Building across from the Macoupin County Historical Society Museum located at 920 Breckenridge St., Carlinville. This presentation is open to the public.
APRIL 5 South Fork Jr./Sr. High School Talent Show The South Fork Junior/Senior High School Talent Show will be held Friday, April 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school gym. Admission is $2.00 per person; kids 5 & under are free. Proceeds to benefit the Midland Food Pantry.