Volunteers, donations needed for 13th Ward Easter Egg Hunt
The first annual 13th Ward Easter Egg Hunt will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 19, at Liberty Park, South Central Avenue and Morgan Street.
Citizens of the 13th Ward and the Rockford community are needed to help as volunteers with face painting, costume characters, setup and cleanup. The following donations are needed: candy, stuffed animals (i.e., bunnies), face paints, paintbrushes, plastic eggs, Easter baskets and toys. All donations may be dropped off at Rockford City Hall, 425 E. State St., second floor, Community Development in care of 13th Ward Alderman Linda McNeely. Deadline for all volunteers and donations is April 14. A volunteers meeting will be at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, at City Hall, second floor. Information: 987-9978.