MONTCLAIR, NJ - Hundreds gathered at the Wally Choice Park House in Glenfield Park on Saturday to participate in the Easter Egg Hunt. Cries of laughter and joy could be heard throughout the park as children of all ages ran excitedly searching for painted eggs to gather.
The event was hosted by Fourth Ward Councilor Dr. Renee Baskerville in collaboration with the Fourth Ward Collaborative, MNDC, Montclair Cobras, Montclair PAL, Montclair NAACP, Toni's Kitchen, Schlaefer Masonry, Sentinels 16-87 and Montclair Township.
Children were awarded prizes for finding special eggs, there was a hat contest, crafts, and more. Baskerville entertained the youngsters dressed in an Easter Bunny costume.
Baskerville said, "I am excited that over 300 people came out to have a good time."
Some eggs were specially painted indicating, which grand prizes they would receive. The Easter Bunny took pictures with the children throughout the day.