More than 11,000 eggs were ordered for this year’s indoor and outdoor egg hunts, which continued throughout the day until the eggs ran out.
The egg hunt featured prizes for everyone along with plenty of kid-friendly entertainment including:
- Photos with the Easter Bunny
- Petting zoo
- Caricature artists – Dan Laib and Angel Contreras
- Chuck ‘n Friends - Chuckles the Ventriloquist
- Juggler and magician - Mike Vondruska
- Bead poodles - Darlene Bull
- Portrait artist – Russ Schrek
- Games, prizes, popcorn, hot chocolate and cookies
Just as these symbols have turned into tradition, the Timbers’ egg hunt has become a highly-attended and anticipated event within the community.
“We had another phenomenal turnout for the egg hunt this year,” said Faith Varga, executive director of The Timbers. “Everyone really enjoyed themselves and our seniors just love sharing these moments with their community.”
The Timbers of Shorewood is a rental retirement community which provides independent and assisted living apartments and a full schedule of activities and services. Furnished apartments are also available for a short-term stay - a weekend, a week, a month or longer.
The egg hunt event is free and open to the public. For more information call 815-609-0669 or visit http://www.timbersofshorewood.com.