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Easter events for kids in North and West Vancouver

4 Apr

With Easter long weekend rapidly approaching (YAY for some extra family days!), I thought I would do a quick roundup of some of the events going on around the North Shore for families to partake in. There are many events to check out this weekend, and I want to make sure you don’t miss out on any of the fun!

Saturday, April 7th, 2012

The Lions Club will be hosting an event at Heywood Park in North Vancouver from 10:30am to 12:30pm. An Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 10:30am sharp. Kids will also get to meet the Easter bunny! Additionally, there will be a bouncy castle, a juggler, a balloon lady and face painting! Sounds perfect for kids of all ages.
Here is a map of how to get to Heywood Park if you are not familiar with the area: http://maps.google.com/maps?daddr=2099+Hamilton+Ave,+North+Vancouver,+BC,+Canada&geocode=&dirflg=&saddr=&f=d&hl=en&sll=49.330856,-123.097773&sspn=0.012781,0.028925&ie=UTF8&z=16

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

1) The Lions Club will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday as well at John Lawson Park in West Vancouver. This one is from 1-2pm. This gives you enough time to collect some eggs at Dundarave beach, stroll the seawall toward John Lawson Park and collect even more eggs! Double the fun for you and your kids!
Here is a map of how to get to John Lawson Park: http://g.co/maps/frqp2 .

2) Cobb’s Bread will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt at Lonsdale Quay in North Vancouver that will include a visit from the Easter Bunny and kids’ craft activities. You can find more information here: http://www.lonsdalequay.com/events.php

3) Grouse Mountain will be offering their famous Easter Brunch that has a special children’s buffet. There will also be an Easter Egg Hunt led by the Easter Bunny. See the link for additional information: http://www.grousemountain.com/events/easter-brunch-2012

4) Maplewood Farm is hosting its own Easter Event where you can celebrate with the farm animals. Here is the flyer with all of the information you need: http://www.maplewoodfarm.bc.ca/images/Scan_easterjpg_2012_03_25_17_59_09_104_001.jpg

Let’s cross our fingers for some sunshine on the North Shore this weekend! I hope you have a happy Easter and a lovely weekend.

North Shore Mama