EASTER EGG HUNT HIGHLIGHT OF ACTIVITIES AT MON VIEW For Release: March 11, 2013 Contact: Elizabeth Menhart, Communications Director/Tourism (724-852-5210)
GREENSBORO, PA Mon View Park in Greensboro will be the site of an Easter egg hunt and other Easter-related activities – including a visit from the Easter Bunny – Saturday, March 16. Admission for the day’s events is $7 per child. Adult admission is free when accompanying a child.
Sponsored by Milliken & Throckmorton Funeral Home, the Greene County Commissioners and the Greene County Department of Recreation, the event begins at 1 p.m. with an Easter basket decorating contest. Baskets should be decorated ahead of time and ready to be judged.
During the contest, from 1 to 1:30 p.m., magician R. Chad Davis of Fairmont, W.Va., will perform. At 1:30 p.m., Easter basket judging will begin, and prizes will be awarded for first-, second- and third-place winners in five different age categories. At 1:30 p.m., the Easter egg hunt will begin in the park, and from 2 to 4 p.m., the park’s roller rink will host a special Easter skate.
Spring skating hours at Mon View are 7 to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Regular admission is $5 for all skaters, whether renting skates or bringing their own, and $5 for non-skaters.
The Department of Recreation will host several more “Skate & Dance” events on Fridays throughout the rest of the spring season at Mon View. The dates are March 15 and 29, April 12 and 26 and May 3. The skate will run from 7 to 9 p.m., and the dance will be held from 9 to 11 p.m. Admission is $8.
Mon View is available to rent for private parties at a rate of $120 for two hours. The price covers admission and skate rental for 20 people. A fee of $3 per additional person will be charged.
For more information, call Mon View Roller Rink at 724-943-3440, or the Department of Recreation at 724-852-5323.
For general information, please contact the Information Services at 724-852-5399 / Toll Free: 1-888-852-5399. County Office Building, 93 E. High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370