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Wildlife Park plans Spring Egg-stravaganza on April 15

By Susan Strawbridge Posted on March 29, 2017

Children invited to a spring egg hunt with prizes for finders of gold eggs

Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park and the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park will be hosting a Spring EGG-stravaganza starting at 8:00 am in the field behind the main entrance and Visitor Center parking area. Thousands of eggs will be available for children to find. Children will be divided into three age groups. Plastic eggs will then be redeemed for candy. Finders of the Golden egg in each age group will win an age-appropriate prize. Families should arrive early to register to meet the Easter Bunny.

Wildlife Puppeteers will be presenting a puppet show on Saturday, April 15, 2017, following the egg hunt starting at 9:15 am in the Florida Room, the Wildlife Puppeteers will be presenting a new puppet play entitled “This is your life…Lu, the Hippopotamus!” There is no charge to attend the egg hunt or the puppet play.

The park will also be celebrating Earth Day on Saturday, April 15, 2017 with volunteers manning interpretive carts all along the Wildlife Walk with additional information about the park’s wildlife. Regular park admission applies for entrance into the Wildlife Park. For more Information, please call Rene Poppe at (352) 628-5445, ext. 1004 or Susan Strawbridge at (352) 628-5445, ext. 1002

This event will take place on Saturday, April 15, 2017

Egg-stravaganza starting at 8:00 am
Wildlife Puppeteers play starting at 9:15 am
Park opens for the day at 9:00 am.

Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park