Spring is here, and with that comes everyone’s favorite furry friend — the Easter Bunny! There’s tons of fun happening in 2022 with Easter egg hunts and springtime events in Centralia, Chehalis and Lewis County.
Cherry Blossom Paint Event at Station Coffee Bar and Bistro
120 S Tower Ave., Centralia
On March 23 at 6 p.m., join in on springtime painting with the Cherry Blossom Paint Event at Station Coffee Bar in Downtown Centralia. Get there early and purchase a tasty drink or have dinner. No previous painting experience is required and all painting supplies are provided.
Thorbeckes Splash into Spring
910 Johnson Rd., Centralia
Splash into Spring at the Centralia Pool on April 2 from 1 to 4 p.m. Have a blast swimming with Easter eggs. There will be prizes and goodie bags for children.
Spring Fling at The Loft
547 NW Pacific Ave., Chehalis
This Spring Fling Market by Wilde Soul and The Loft is from Friday, April 1 from 3 to 8 p.m.; Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and on Sunday, April 3 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Find excellent vendors and artists in a beautiful, historic building. Be sure to enter the $1 raffle for a basket filled with items from the vendors with proceeds going to the Lewis County Animal Shelter. Admission and parking are both free.
Pioneer West Garden & Pet Center Spring Events
Get your outdoor spaces ready for the season with the Spring Color Bowl event at Pioneer West Garden & Pet Center in Centralia. Create a beautiful arrangement with spring flowers in a terracotta pot you can decorate on April 9 at 1 p.m. Pioneer West provides all the supplies to brighten your deck or yard with a color bowl. Space is limited, and save $10 with pre-paid registration at $13.99, or day-of registration is $23.99.
On April 16 at 1 p.m., learn how to make an Easter Cactus Kokedama — a hanging display without a pot. For just $15 with a $10 pre-paid discount or $25 the day of, select a plant with the help of the experts, then get hands-on instruction and all the supplies to take home your own Kokedama.
Also, on April 16 at 2:30 p.m. is a free 30-minute Garden Seminar with guest speaker Alliyah Perry, the owner of Green Gardens Consultation. Learn about garden design, raised garden beds and more.
Call 360.736.3872 to reserve your space for these fun classes!
Sticklin Funeral Chapel Egg Hunt
1437 S. Gold St., Centralia
Sticklin Funeral Chapel invites you to come and meet the Easter Bunny and join them for an Eggtastic Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 16 at 10 a.m. Cocoa and cookies will be served.
Brown Mortuary Service
812 Westlake Ave., Morton
Brown Mortuary Service invites you to join them for an Egg-a-riffic Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 16 at 11 a.m. Snacks and refreshments will be served.
Easter Bunny Photos at The Feed Bin
7505 183rd Ave. SW, Rochester
The Easter Bunny will be The Feed Bin to help raise funds for JustCare Animal Rescue & Sanctuary on April 9 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Find free treats, prizes, fun photo contests, and possibly some other furry friends. Pets, children and farm animals are welcome to take their picture with the Easter Bunny for $30 for two digital images with up to four people or pets included. Payment is due at booking to reserve a time. Just message Studio 198 Photography.
Eggstravaganza Beyond Egg Hunt Kits by Bethel Church
Eggstravaganza Beyond by Bethel Church moves this popular egg hunt from the church to your neighborhood or backyard. Instead of their usual massive egg hunt, Bethel Church is doing something different this year. They are offering free egg hunt kits allowing you to host an egg hunt for your friends, family and neighbors. The kits come in different sizes to suit groups of 10, 15 or 20 kids and include candy-filled eggs — some with great prizes including a one-night stay at Great Wolf Lodge, a family trip to the Oregon Zoo, gift cards and more. Reserve an egg hunt kit online.
Realty World Cosser & Associates Easter Event
282 SW 13th St., Chehalis
Stop by Realty World Cosser & Associates from noon until 2 p.m. for their Easter Event. Meet the Easter Bunny and enjoy cocoa, coffee and treats too!
Lewis County Arrows Fastpitch Easter Egg Hunt
1501 Rice Rd., Chehalis
Join Lewis County Arrows Fastpitch as they host an Easter egg hunt at Stan Hedwall Park on April 16 at 10 a.m. Kiddos will love to search for eggs filled with candy and great prizes, including fun family activities, gift cards and more.
Lewis County Fire District #11 Annual Easter Egg Hunt
519 N 2nd St., Pe Ell
Head west out to Pe Ell for the Lewis County Fire District #11 Annual Easter Egg Hunt. This fun event is on April 16 at noon at Pe Ell School. Bring the camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny.
Chehalis Moose Lodge Easter Eggstravanganza
1400 Grand Ave., Centralia
On Saturday, April 16, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., head over to the Chehalis Moose Lodge for their Easter Eggstravaganza. For each vendor you shop from, get a raffle ticket to win fantastic Easter baskets or cash in eggs. Bring the kids for candy, prizes and eggs while supplies last.
Easter Sunday at Cooks Hill Community Church
2400 Cooks Hill Rd, Centralia
Celebrate the resurrection with Easter service at 10 a.m. at Cooks Hill Community Church. Kids will have fun with egg decorating, the Easter Story, song, dance and games. After the service, all are invited to stay for Easter egg hunts, a QR code hunt for the older kids, a photo booth and donuts.
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