Easter activities happening all over town
Stations of the Cross April 16
All are welcome to participate in Holy Week Stations of the Cross at 6 p.m. April 16 at St. Peter’s Anglican Church, 1608 Sulphur Springs Rd., Waynesville. For more information, call 488-4389.
Passover meal at Long’s Chapel April 16
Long’s Chapel UMC will be holding a Seder/Passover meal at 6:30 p.m. April 16 at the church located at 175 Old Clyde Rd., Lake Junaluska. Tickets must be purchased in advance at the church office. Call 828-456-3993 for more information.
Easter drama at Crestview Baptist
Crestview Baptist Church presents Still the Lamb, the life of Jesus Christ in drama and music, at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 18, Saturday, April 19 and at 11 a.m. Sunday, April 20 in the church sanctuary located at 3258 Pisgah Dr, Canton, NC 28716. For more information call the church office at 828.648-1110.
Easter drama at Bethel Baptist
An Easter Drama will be presented at 7 p.m. April 18, 19 and 20 at Bethel Baptist Church, 5868 Pigeon Rd., Canton. For more information, call 648-4106.
Easter egg hunt April 19
Lakeview Church of the Nazarene will host an Easter egg hunt from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at 24 Nazarene Way, Waynesville. The hunt is for children ages 2 to 12. Over 1,000 eggs will be hidden.
Pizza will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. This event is free and will include games, prizes and gifts.
Call 734-9206 for information.
Easter egg hunt April 19
The Waynesville Elk Lodge will hold a party and Easter egg hunt from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at 510 Dellwood Road, Waynesville.
The party begins at 11:30 a.m. and the hunt begins at 1 p.m. This event is for children ages 10 and under. The Easter Bunny will be there.
Call 456-4355 for information.
Town of Canton Easter Egg Hunt
The Town of Canton and the Canton Police Department are teaming up again to sponsor the annual Easter egg hunt to be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 19 at the Canton Recreation Park for kids ages 1 to 12. When the starting whistle blows, children make a mad dash to collect candy strewn across the lawn in eggs. For some lucky ones, a number will be attached to their egg, which means they will win a prize, which could be a bicycle. The Easter Bunny will also be on hand to greet children, pass out treats and pose for pictures.
Easter Egg Hunt at Smoky Mountain Sk8way
Smoky Mountain Sk8way will host an Easter egg hunt and other activities from 2 to 5 p.m. April 19. For more information, call 246-9124.
Friends of the Lake 5K
Friends of the Lake 5k will begin at 8:30 a.m., followed by the 5K Family Walk and Children’s Fun Run. Registration begins at 7 a.m. and is required for the races.
Lake Junaluska Easter activities April 19
Indoor children’s activities, including an egg-decorating contest, face painting, yo yo balloons, and more begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Harrell Center Auditorium. Prizes will be awarded for the egg-decorating contest. The Easter egg hunts will take place near Stuart Auditorium beginning at 11 a.m. Children ages 1 – 12 are welcome to participate.