Photos: Great Egg Hunt

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING --Baton Rouge's Kelsey Paige Brown, 20 months old, left, lets Kyliee Hinson, 2, of Central pet her bunny ears, after each filled their baskets at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central during the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. Theresa Hinson is behind her daughter. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Journey Church members, left to right, Bob Barolli, Stacy Davis and Ginny Barolli, Bob's wife, add powdered sugar to 'funnel fries' at a food stand at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, during the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by the Greenwell Springs church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Central's Abigail St. Romain, 22 months old, plops a plastic egg into her Easter basket with help from her mother Joy St. Romain, right, at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, during the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on Saturday by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered. About 100,000 candy-filled Easter eggs were scattered at the the parks in Central and Denham Springs, and organizers expected 3,000 to 4,000 people at each park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Central's Adlee Ourso, 2 1/2, center, and Carson Tullier, 4, also of Central climb the entrance an inflatable slide to a at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, before the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. Her mother Brittney Ourso is at left, and Journey Church member Jessi Clements is at right.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Alyia Odegaard, 5, of Denham Springs, concentrates as she scales a climbing wall at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, before the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Dressed for the part, complete with ears and bunny tail, 20-month-old Kelsey Paige Brown of Baton Rouge collects just a few more plastic Easter eggs after filling her basket at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, during the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered. About 100,000 candy-filled Easter eggs were scattered at the the parks in Central and Denham Springs, and organizers expected 3,000 to 4,000 people at each park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- easter eggs await, at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, before the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered. About 100,000 candy-filled Easter eggs were scattered at the the parks in Central and Denham Springs, and organizers expected 3,000 to 4,000 people at each park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Participants file into BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, for the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- A big crowd eats and drinks at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, waiting for the start of the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Watson's Victoria Beauregard, 6, left, dances around Easter baskets in BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, as she and her cousin Hayes Rogers,4, right, of Central wait for the start of the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered. About 100,000 candy-filled Easter eggs were scattered at the the parks in Central and Denham Springs, and organizers expected 3,000 to 4,000 people at each park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Denham Springs' Ian Belgard, 6,left, and his cousin Nevaeh Snow, 6, of Central horse around with their Easter egg baskets at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, waiting for the start of the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered. About 100,000 candy-filled Easter eggs were scattered at the the parks in Central and Denham Springs, and organizers expected 3,000 to 4,000 people at each park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING --Wrist band reminder, passed out to participants at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, during the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Leia Weng, 4, of Central hoists a full basket of Easter eggs, trying not to spill them at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, during the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Greenwell Springs' Journey Church Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel. For kids 12 and younger, it was was free and open to the public, and food and fun games were also offered. About 100,000 candy-filled Easter eggs were scattered at the the parks in Central and Denham Springs, and organizers expected 3,000 to 4,000 people at each park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Pastor Kelly Sullivan, director of the childrens ministry at Greenwell Springs' Journey Church, speaks to the crowd at BREC's Lovett Road Park in Central, before the start of the fifth annual 'Great Egg Hunt' put on by Saturday. The event, also held at Parks and Recreation of Denham Springs' South Park, is the church's biggest outreach event, used to help share the Gospel.

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  • Advocate staff photo by DANIEL ERATH -- Morgan, center, and Molly, right, Carr sit with the Easter Bunny at the Rivertown Farmers Market special Easter program in Kenner on Saturday April 19, 2014.

  • Advocate staff photo by DANIEL ERATH -- The Rivertown Farmers Market held a special Easter program in Kenner with an Easter egg hunt and an appearance by the Easter bunny on Saturday April 19, 2014. Thomas Tersigni, center, checks out his Easter egg hunt finds while his brothers Nicolas, left, and Henry, right, look on.

  • Advocate staff photo by DANIEL ERATH -- Much to the excitement of the children, the Easter Bunny makes an appearance at the Rivertown Farmers Market special Easter program in Kenner on Saturday April 19, 2014.