“Easter in the Park” will be in downtown Homer on Saturday, April 19, from 1-3 p.m. The event is free.
There will be story time with Penny Praise and Lauren Patrick, an Easter egg hunt, petting zoo, face painting, pony rides by the Banks Crossing Saddle Club, hot dog lunch by Commerce County Café and Redemption Outreach, lemonade and treats served by Becky Taylor, a book signing with Banks County author, Penny Praise, and illustrators, Lauren and Meagan Patrick.
Story time begins at 1 p.m. The one and two-year-olds egg hunt will be from 1-3 p.m. in the Veterans Park.
The three-year-olds egg hunt will be on the Historic Courthouse lawn at 1:15 p.m. Families can all hunt together on the lawn.
All other activities are available from 1:30-3 p.m.
Parking is available at the Courthouse or City Hall.
Yonah Homer Road, between the Courthouse and Historic Homer Hwy., will be closed. Mulberry and Mason streets will be closed around the park.
The event is provided by Homer Downtown Development, Homer Garden Club, Redemption Outreach and Commerce County Café.