Newton, NC—The Newton Parks and Recreation Department’s annual Easter Egg Hunt begins at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 25, at Southside Park.

This year’s event will be divided into three divisions: 3 years old and younger, ages 4-6, and ages 7-10. Prizes will be awarded in all three age divisions to children who find the crazy eggs, the largest eggs, the smallest eggs, the most unusual eggs, the golden eggs, various prize eggs, and the most eggs.

The Easter Bunny will greet youngsters and give away prizes. The public is invited to attend this special free event.

Southside Park is off South U.S. 321 Business, behind the National Guard Armory. For more information, call the Newton Recreation Center at 828-695-4317.