Schedule of Easter events in Chicago

(FILE) Easter egg hunt in New Berlin, Ill. (AP/Judy Spencer)

April 22, 2011 4:48:34 PM PDT
Get ready for Easter by checking out one of the Chicago Park District's events -- there's even an Easter Egg hunt for dogs!

For more information about any of these events, visit the Chicago Park District's calendar at www.chicagoparkdistrict.com

For events with an Easter Bunny, the park district says to be sure to bring your camera.

FRIDAY, APRIL 15

Brunch with the Bunny
April 15, 10 a.m. to noon
For ages 6 and under, with an adult
Cost: $10 per person
Merrimac Park, 6343 W. Irving Park Road

Meet the Easter Bunny at a healthy brunch and look for hidden eggs. This event also includes a craft project, entertainment, face painting and more. Advance ticket sales only -- call 773-685-3382 to register.

Easter Egg Hunt and treats
April 15, 1 to 2 p.m.
For 6- to 12-year-olds
Cost: Free
Williams Park, 2710 S. Dearborn St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information about this event, call 312-747-7107.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 15, 3 to 4 p.m.
Cost: Free
Durkin Park, 8445 S. Kolin Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information about this event, call 773-284-7316.

SATURDAY, APRIL 16

Doggie Easter Egg Hunt
April 16, 10 a.m. to noon
Cost: $5 per dog
Horner Park, 2741 W. Montrose Ave.

This Easter Egg hunt is just for your dog! The Easter Bunny will also be on hand to pose with your pooch for photos. Other activities include a bonnet parade, obstacle course and raffle. Horner Park does not have a fence, so dogs must be kept on a leash and owners must stay with their dogs at all times. Photos cost extra. For more information, call 773-478-3499.

Easter Egg Hunt and treats
April 16, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
For 3- to 12-year-olds
Cost: $2
Sheridan Park, 910 S. Aberdeen St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information about this event, call 312-746-5369.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 16, 10 a.m. to noon
For 2- to 10-year-olds, with an adult
Cost: $3 per child (cash only)
Mayfair Park, 4550 W. Sunnyside Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. For more information about this event, call 773-685-3361.

Easter Eggstravaganza
April 16, 10 a.m. to noon
Cost: Free
Chase Park, 4701 N. Ashland Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Co-sponsored by the Chase Park Advisory Council, this event also includes a craft project, entertainment, face painting, goodie bags and more. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information about this event, call 773-685-3361.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 16, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
For 3- to 12-year-olds with an adult
Cost: $10
Armour Square Park, 3309 S. Shields Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. This event also includes a petting zoo, trackless train ride and inflatables. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information about this event, call 312-747-6012.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 16, noon to 4 p.m.
Cost: $5
Avalon Park, 1215 E. 83rd St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 312-746-5369. Don't forget to bring your camera to take a photo with the Bunny.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 16, noon to 4 p.m.
Cost: $5
West Chatham Park, 8223 S. Princeton Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny at lunch and participate in an Easter egg hunt. This event also taking photos with the Easter Bunny and arts and crafts. For moer information, call 312-747-6998. Don't forget to bring your camera to take a photo with the Bunny.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 16, noon to 2 p.m.
For 2- to 10-year-olds, with an adult
Cost: Child - $7, for each additional person - $5
Mayfair Park, 4550 W. Sunnyside Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny at lunch and participate in an Easter egg hunt. This event also taking photos with the Easter Bunny and arts and crafts. To register or for more information, call 773-262-.5871. Don't forget to bring your camera to take a photo with the Bunny.

THURSDAY, APRIL 21

Lunch with the Easter Bunny
April 21, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Cost: Children - $12 (lunch and activities), adults - $6 (lunch)
Hale Park, 6258 W. 62nd St.

Meet the Easter Bunny at lunch and participate in an Easter egg hunt. This event also taking photos with the Easter Bunny and arts and crafts. For more information, call 773-229-1032.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 16, 4 to 6 p.m.
Cost: $3
Rainbow Beach & Park, 3111 E. 77th St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 312-745-1479.

FRIDAY, APRIL 22

Easter Celebration
April 22, 11 a.m. to noon
For 18- to 36-month olds, with an adult Cost: $2 per child
Paschen Park , 1932 W. Lunt Ave.

Young ones will enjoy an Easter egg hunt, a story with the Easter Bunny and arts and crafts.For more information, call 312-745-1479.

Eggstrordinary
April 22, noon to 3 p.m.
Cost: $7
Gage Park , 2411 W. 55th St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and participate in an Easter egg hunt. Sponsored by South Region Teens, this event also includes arts and crafts and inflatables. For more information, call 312-747-6147. Don't forget to bring your camera to take a photo with the Bunny.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 22, 3 to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: Free
Durkin Park, 8445 S. Kolin Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 312-745-1479.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 22, 4 to 6 p.m.
For 3- to 12-year-olds
Cost: Free
Taylor-Lauridsen Playground Park, 704 W. 42nd St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 312-747-6729.

Eggstravaganza
April 22, 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Cost: $2
Brainerd Park, 1246 W. 92nd St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and participate in an Easter egg hunt. Sponsored by South Region Teens, this event also includes arts and crafts and inflatables. For more information, call 312-747-6027.

Easter Egg Hunt
April 22, 5 to 6 p.m.
Cost: $3
Smith (Wendell) Playlot Park, 9912 S. Princeton Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 312-747-6689.

SATURDAY, APRIL 23

Easter Egg Hunt
April 23, 10 a.m. to noon
For 18-month-olds to 12-year-olds
Cost: Free
McKinley Park, 2210 W. Pershing Road

Meet the Easter Bunny and look for hidden eggs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 312-747-6527.

Mr. Hippity Hop
April 23, 10 to 10:30 a.m.
For ages 4 and under
Cost: Free
Berger Park Cultural Center, 6205 N. Sheridan Road

Meet the Easter Bunny and participate in an Easter egg hunt. Sponsored by South Region Teens, this event also includes arts and crafts and inflatables. For more information, call 773-761-0376.

Eggstraordinary Fun!
April 23, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
For ages 12 and under, with an adult
Cost: $5 in advance, $6 at the door
Palmer Park, 201 E. 111th St.

Meet the Easter Bunny and participate in an Easter egg hunt. The event also includes games, inflatables, face painting For more information, call 312-747-6576.

Mr. Hippity Hop
April 23, 11 to 11:30 a.m.
For ages 4 and under
Cost: Free
Loyola Park, 1230 W. Greenleaf Ave.

Meet the Easter Bunny and participate in an Easter egg hunt. Sponsored by South Region Teens, this event also includes arts and crafts and inflatables. For more information, call 773-262-8605.