Just guessing what might be on most peoples' minds this weekend and figuring it probably is a wish for warmer, Easter-like weather. Here’s hoping the Easter bunny hops his way into town and brings some warm weather and sun with him. Since Easter is Sunday, most of this weekends events revolve around the kids and the holiday.
At the SciTech museum in Aurora, the Easter Bunny will be making a stop after he hops on in. There will be “eggtastic eggsperiments” an egg hunt and of course hands-on science for the little tykes.
Need the perfect wine to go with your Easter dinner? Maybe you just enjoy trying out new wines? will be hosting a French wine tasting that will benefit the . For a small price you get to taste a variety of wines from around France.
For those seeking a religious experience that ties in with what Easter is really about, Alleluia! Lutheran Church is holding an event that will allow visitors to witness first-hand the last moments of Christ’s life, “Crosswalk–a Passion Week Experience.” The “tours” will be held several times throughout the day on Good Friday.
Bring the kids and join the Jaycees and the Easter Bunny for a fun egg hunt at the . The Easter egg hunt begins at 10 a.m. sharp, so don’t be late. Donations of nonperishable food will be accepted for donation to .
A few spots remain for the egg hunt and wagon ride on Saturday. Be sure to check with the park district. Registration is required and space is limited.
Bughouse Theater will bring its interactive play Hogwash, an improvised tall tale, to the . The actors will use music, backdrops and props to make a one-of-a-kind story.
The Easter Bunny will be stopping by for brunch at the Morton Arboretum on Sunday. So, not only will diners be able to enjoy prime rib, made-to-order omelets and pasta, they’ll get to schmooze with the big bunny.
The egg hunts don’t end on Saturday. Families can enjoy a nearby Easter egg hunt in Lisle. The Lisle Lions Club and Christian Life Center are hosting the free event. All the kids need is a bag to carry away the eggs they find.