Some Easter services, Egg Hunts and Breakfasts with the Easter Bunny scheduled this week are as follows:
The Music and Fine Arts Ministries of Government Street Presbyterian Church, 300 Government Street, will offer a special Good Friday Tennebrae Service of Shadows on April 3, 7 p.m. For additional information, call Terry Maddox, 432-1749.
Easter Sunrise Service at Fort Gaines Historic Site on Dauphin Island is at 6:30 a.m. April 5. Those planning to attend are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating comfort.
First Baptist Church of Chickasaw will present a Community Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 5, 6:30 a.m. at Chickasaw Amphitheatre, behind the pool on Grant Street.
Easter at Bellingrath on Sunday, April 5 will be at 6:30 a.m. on Live Oak Plaza. Rev. Douglas C. Pennington will provide the Easter message. Complimentary admission will be given to guests from 6-8 a.m.
On Easter Sunday, April 5, 6:30 a.m., the annual Dauphin Island Parkway Ministerial Association's Sunrise Service will be on the front lawn of Pine Crest Cemetery. Refreshments will follow the service. Associate Pastor LeRoy Lampkin of Berean Baptist Church will be speaking.
Saraland United Methodist Church will have Easter services on April 5, the Bold Service at 8:45 a.m. and the Classic Service at 11 a.m.
On Saturday, April 4, 10 a.m., there will be a Community Easter Egg Hunt at Cadillac Square on Dauphin Island.
Chickasaw Children's Community Easter Egg Hunt for those aged 12 and younger is Saturday, April 4, 10 a.m. at the Chickasaw Housing Authority Walking Trail behind the post office. There will be three age divisions for the hunt, refreshments, inflatables, prizes and the Easter Bunny. Children should bring their Easter baskets and parents their cameras. Call Kathy Couey, 452-6467 for more information.
The Creola Community Development Organization and Creola Assembly of God Church are sponsoring "Breakfast and Pictures with the Easter Bunny" on Saturday, April 4, 9-11 a.m. at the church, 9580 Old Highway 43. An Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled after the breakfast. To RSVP, call 751-4907 or 599-0467.
Saraland Public Library, 111 Saraland Loop, will celebrate Easter with 3-6 year olds on Thursday, April 2, 6 p.m. Children will hear Easter stories, make Easter baskets and hunt for eggs in the library. Peter Rabbit will be on hand, so parents are encouraged to bring their cameras. Call 675-2879 to register or for more information.
Saraland United Methodist Church, 415 McKeough Street, will host an Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4, 9-11 a.m. There'll be Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, followed by egg hunts, crafts, music and more.
Chickasaw Senior Adult Easter Luncheon is Thursday, April 2 at Chickasaw Auditorium. In addition to lunch, there'll be special music, an Easter message, fellowship and prizes. Call 452-6462 for reservations.
Chickasaw Seniors Early Bird Breakfast at the Civic Center is Monday, April 6, 7:30 a.m. Cost is $3 per person. Bring a friend!
Chickasaw Senior Adult Master Games teams for local and statewide competitions are forming now. Call Stephanie Stewart, 452-6464 for events offered and registration.
Semmes seniors will share lunch with Mayor Judy Hale on Thursday, April 2. Call 649-2010 to sign up for the $5.50 Semmes House of Pizza lunch.
"Come to the Front Porch" at Chickasaw Housing Authority Community Room is the first Friday (April 3), 6-8 p.m. This is Ladies Night for Fellowship. Children's programs are offered, there'll be refreshments, Bible study and mentoring opportunities.
SouthWest Mobile County Chamber of Commerce business luncheon is Wednesday, April 1, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Tillman's Corner Community Center, 5055 Carol Plantation Road. Call 666-2488 to RSVP.
Saturday, April 4, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. is Spring Fest at Bryant Career Technical Center, 8950 Padgett Switch Road. There will be plants, flowers and patio/yard furniture for sale. Contact Grace Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Joe Jefferson Players' production of the musical version of "Aida" continues Friday-Sunday, April 3-5 and April 10-12. For information, call 471-1534 or see www.joejeffersonplayers.com.
April 8-10, AT&T Telephone Pioneers volunteers and others will sponsor Camp Bluebird for cancer survivors. Call Virginia Mayo, 649-1494 for details.