An eggstravaganza of Easter events in Kirkland

By CATHERINE KRUMMEY Tue Apr 11th, 2017 6:59am / Courtesy of kirklandreporter.com

Spring is here, and with it comes the Easter holiday. Here are some of the Easter-related events happening in Kirkland.

Community Easter Egg Hunt 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. April 15 at Lake Washington United Methodist Church: Prizes are geared for 3 year’s-old to 5th grade, however, all ages are welcome. Bring a basket to collect eggs. Crafts and games will begin at 10:30 a.m., the actual hunt itself will begin at 11 a.m. This event will take place rain or shine. Walk-ins are welcome day of but RSVP’s are appreciated. For more information or to RSVP, email Kayla@lwumc.com. The Lake Washington United Methodist Church is located at 7525 132nd Ave. NE.

Highlands Egg Hunt, 11 a.m. to noon April 15 at Highlands Park: This egg hunt is part of the neighborhood’s picnic event, which runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Highlands Park is located at 11210 NE 102nd Street.

Norkirk Egg Hunt, 11 a.m. to noon April 15 at Van Aalst Park: This egg hunt is part of the neighborhood’s picnic event, which runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Van Aalst Park is located at 335 13th Ave.

Everest Egg Hunt, 10 to 11 a.m. April 16 at Everest Park: This egg hunt is part of the neighborhood’s picnic event, which runs from 9 a.m. to noon. Everest Park is located at 500 Eighth Street S.

Easter at The Woodmark, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 16 at Beach Cafe and Bin on the Lake: Both restaurants will have special menus for the holiday. The Woodmark is located at 1200 Carillon Point.

Easter Brunch Cruise, 10:30 a.m. to noon April 16 at Waterways Cruises: Brunch and a cruise around Lake Washington are on the itinerary for this cruise. The cost is $69 for adults, $62 for seniors or military personnel, $39 for kids ages 5 to 12 and free for kids 4 and younger. The cruise starts at 25 Lakeshore Plaza.

Kirkland Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt, 1:30 p.m. April 16 at Peter Kirk Park: Please allow enough time to find parking and get to the field. Once the children are turned loose, it takes about three minutes before the candy is all picked up. Peter Kirk Park is located at 202 Third Street.