Easter Egg Hunts set for this month

Three traditional Easter Egg Hunts will be staged in Dorchester on consecutive weekends this month.

On Sat., March 23 the 21st annual Spring Egg Hunt will be held at Pope John Paul II Park on Gallivan Boulevard in Dorchester. Children of all ages can join in the hunt for toy filled plastic eggs scattered across the fields at DCR Pope John Paul II Park. This hunt is sponsored by DCR and Phillips Candy House. Please arrive early to allow plenty of time for parking. The Spring Egg Hunt starts at 11 a.m. sharp and it doesn’t take long for the children to find all those eggs.

Also on Sat., March 23, Savin Hill will host a "little kids" hunt for kids 5 and under. It starts at the Cristo Rey School, 100 Savin Hill Ave. at 10:15 a.m.

On Sat., March 30, the Dorchester Park Association will host its annual hunt in Dorchester Park. The event is open to children ages 12 and under and will be held rain or shine. It starts promptly at 10 a.m. near the tennis courts in the center of the park.