Want to know what’s hopping this weekend?

Many Easter events planned throughout the foothills
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The Easter Bunny’s gonna be a busy guy this weekend. Here’s just a sampling of regional Easter activities occurring Saturday and Sunday:

Moose hunt The Auburn Moose Lodge holds a community egg hunt at 10 a.m. sharp Saturday. The hunt is open to kids of all ages, and will be held at Auburn’s Recreation Park, 123 Recreation Drive. Call (530) 885-1013 for information.
Sierra Grace Fellowship A community Easter egg hunt is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday at 1260 Wesley Lane in Auburn. This hunt features jump houses, crafts, donuts and candy, and will be held indoors if it rains. Call (530) 863-5041 for information.
Easter at the fairgrounds The Active 20-30 International Auburn No. 19 80th annual Easter egg hunt starts at noon on the nose Saturday at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, 1273 High St., Auburn. Highlights include prize baskets and both real and plastic eggs. Call (916) 240-5723 for information.
St. Paul Lutheran Church An Easter egg hunt takes place at 10 a.m. Saturday at Ashford Park, 1601 Auburn Ravine Road. Call (530) 885-5378 to learn more.

Colfax Lions Club The community Easter egg hunt starts at 9:30 a.m. Saturday on the lower fields of Colfax Elementary School, 24825 Ben Taylor Road.
Colfax Baptist Church A free children’s festival occurs from 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Saturday at Sierra Vista Community Center, 55 School St. Festivities include a bounce house, games, candy, prizes and story time.

El Dorado Hills
El Dorado egg hunts El Dorado Hills boasts two egg hunts on Saturday. The first is from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Community Services District park, 1021 Harvard Way and features activities, music, egg hunt and more. The second is at Promontory Park on Alexandra Way from 11 to 11:30 a.m. For more information, call (916) 614-3216.

Oak Hills Church The annual Easter Egg Hunt and Barbecue starts at 3 p.m. Saturday. This free event, open to the public, begins with a variety of bounce houses, a climbing wall, music, and other attractions followed by a barbecue and an age-graded Easter egg hunt for children toddler age through third grade. Oak Hills is located at the corner of Blue Ravine Road and Oak Avenue Parkway in Folsom. For more information, call (916) 983-0181 or visit
Spring Eggstravaganza Festivities will be from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Folsom Lembi Community Park, 1328 Riley St. Admission is free. They also offer a $4 pancake breakfast, exhibits, carnival, activities, egg hunt and train rides. For more information, call (916) 355-7285.

Pancake breakfast The Foresthill Divide Memorial Chapel Board holds its annual pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the Memorial Hall in Foresthill’s LeRoy Botts Memorial Park. A donation of $5 per person is suggested. Call (530) 367-3437 for information.

Lake of the Pines
Sierra Pines United Methodist Church A free Easter egg hunt takes place from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, 22559 Hacienda Drive, Lake of the Pines. Call (530) 268-6907 for information.
Lincoln Lions The club holds its annual egg hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday. If it’s sunny, the hunt will be held at McBean Park, but if it rains, the hunt is relocated to Glen Edwards Middle School, 204 L St.
Home Depot hunt A free Easter egg hunt at Lincoln’s Home Depot, 1000 Groveland Lane, includes pictures with the Easter Bunny, and will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Community egg hunt The hunt starts at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at H. Clarke Powers Elementary School, 3296 Humphrey Road.

Newcastle Golden Spike Lions This egg hunt starts promptly at 10 a.m. Saturday at Home on the Range, located at 6671 Newcastle Road in Newcastle. The egg hunt is open to children 10 and younger. Call (916) 663-3927 for information.

City of Rocklin The city’s annual Easter egg hunt, sponsored by the Rocklin Firefighters’ Association and Fire Department, will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at Johnson-Springview Park. Some 5,400 eggs will be prepared for this event and 250 special prizes will be handed out. Call Nancy Colby for information at (916) 625-5300.

Chick-fil-A The fast food restaurant hosts an egg hunt in its parking lot from 9-10:45 a.m. Saturday at 912 Pleasant Grove Blvd. More than 2,800-square-feet of grass is being trucked in to hide 10,000 Easter eggs filled with prizes. Parents must register children.
Bayside Church of Central Roseville The church’s community egg hunt is planned for 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Cirby School, 814 Darling Way.
Legends at Woodcreek Oaks The golf course is planning a hoppity egg hunt with real bunnies to liven up the fun. Event is 11:30 a.m. Saturday at 5880 Woodcreek Oaks Blvd. Pictures, bounce house, games on hand.
Westside Church of Roseville One Big Hunt will be held at noon Sunday at Woodcreek High, 2551 Woodcreek Oaks Blvd. Enjoy a hot dog lunch, cotton candy and 2,000 eggs stuffed with candy.