Thursday, March 16, 2017

Easter Egg Hunt announcements (free)

Austin, TX
Children of all ages are invited to hunt for the thousands of eggs hidden around the Huston-Tillotson University campus during the Eleventh Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt, scheduled on Thursday, April 13 at 4 p.m., 900 Chicon Street.  The Easter egg hunt features a $500 scholarship prize egg, prize eggs for school supplies and gift certificates, and eggs with candy and coins.  Children will gather in the Mary E. Branch Gymnasium for a brief meaning of Easter story time before joining their age groups and beginning the hunt. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 512.505.3073.

Metairie, LA
St. Matthew United Methodist Church (6017 Camphor Street, Metairie) invites you to join them for Breakfast with the Bunny on Saturday, April 15th. This event starts at 10 AM and will include breakfast, pictures with the Easter Bunny, an Easter Egg Hunt, and games. The event is free

Morrisville, NC
Meet the Easter bunny April 8th and hunt for plastic eggs filled with goodies and very special prizes. The Easter Egg Hunt will be held at Field #1 at Morrisville Community Park, located on Morrisville Parkway. Children will be divided by age and will have the opportunity to find a special egg! The lucky person to find the special egg wins a prize.  This event is FREE, and is intended for children 2-8 years of age. Parking will be located at Morrisville Community Park.

Cincinnati, OH
Washington Park
1230 Elm St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Sat, Apr 8
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Hunt features 10,000 candy-filled eggs and photos with Mr. Easter Bunny and Mrs. Easter Bunny. Hunt divided into age groups.

Young's Jersey Dairy
6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd
Yellow Springs, OH 45387
Call: 937-325-0629
Easter Sunday, April 16th
As is our tradition, we will hard boil and dye over 7,000 eggs for our Easter Egg Hunt. This event starts promptly at 2 PM for children ages 4 and under. At 2:20 PM we do it again for ages 5 to 7. At 2:40 PM we have the final hunt for ages 8 to 10.There is no charge for this fun event.
Seattle, WA area
Essential Church and Youth For Christ are thrilled to offer our 4th Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt at Lake Hills Elementary on Saturday, April 8th starting at 3pm! We will have 30,000 Eggs, popcorn and drinks for the entire family! We will have specific times for each age group. To avoid the lines and save time, we recommend you Pre-Register.  Register HERE or fill out below. (See Below For Info About Our Free Summer Camps!

Denver, CO
Northridge Park
8800 S. Broadway
Highlands Ranch, CO 80126
4/15/2017 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Remember to bring your basket to collect all the goodies to take home. There is even a special appearance by the Easter Bunny! It’s a family event with a hunt for children ages one to eleven years old. Come early parking is limited and the hunt begins at 10:00 a.m (free)

Kids love car shows (Colorado)

Take a break and have fun making memories with the kids.

   Prototype for the cozy coupe, HA!

Lonestar Roundup car show

Sunday, April 9th
Take a cruise starting at 10am at La Mancha Tex Mex Tavern (2203 Hancock Dr.) and making its way up a scenic hill country drive up to Oasis Texas Brewing Company (6612 Comanche Trail) enjoy lunch with a view high above Lake Travis that can’t be beat. 10am - 3pm. Plenty of free parking and great live music. Later that afternoon - Mercury Charlie's Hot Rods and Honeys Open House (9914 Hwy 290 West)  Admission is free.

Saint Patrick's Day

We celebrate the Irish because of their history, culture, and determination to go on as a "can-do" folk.
We also celebrate them for their rich folklore, their dairy products from happy livestock in emerald green pastures, wit, and sarcasm.
Have a bowl of stew while you embrace diversity.

3 Lbs. Corned Beef Brisket + Seasoning Packet
3 Medium Celery Stalks, Cut Into 1-2 Inch Pieces
1 Yellow Onion, Cut Into Wedges
1/2 Pound Red Potatoes
3 Large Carrots, Cut into1-2 Inch Pieces
4-6 C. Water
1 Head Cabbage, Wedged
1.       Rinse the corned beef brisket and pat dry.
2.       Season both sides of the brisket with the seasoning packet and place the brisket into the bottom of the slow cooker.
3.       Place celery, onion, potatoes and carrots over the top of the brisket.
4.       Add 4-6 cups of water to the crock pot until the brisket is nearly covered.
5.       Cover and cook on high for about 4 1/2 hours (8 1/2 hours on low.)
6.       Place the cabbage over the top of the veggies and brisket. Cook for 1 hr.

7.       Once the cabbage is nice and tender, remove the brisket and slice thinly. 
Éirinn go Brách

Friday, March 3, 2017

Summer job opportunities in Colorado

Governor's Summer Job Hunt - Young adults between the ages of 16 and 21 are eligible to participate in the Summer Job Hunt. This is a free referral service to young adults and employers. Other employment and educational opportunities may be available for qualified youth. More>
Youth Laws - Labor laws including frequently asked questions (ex. work permits, age certificates, work hours and prohibited occupations). More>
Find a Job - Tips and information on searching for a job, interviewing, networking and other additional related information. More>
Training Youth program participants that are motivated and need to learn job readiness and occupational skills may be eligible for assistance through the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Youth Program.

Teen Summer Job Fair

Looking for a part-time or summer job? Come to the library's 2nd annual Teen Job Fair on March 4 from 2-4 pm to meet local employers and organizations who will provide information about part-time and summer jobs and volunteer work experiences. 

This event is open to teens ages 14 to 19, but keep in mind that employers set varying minimum age requirements. Even if you are too young to get a job this year, this is a great chance to learn about future job opportunities.

Applications for all 2017 summer internship programs are open. The deadline to apply for all programs is Friday, March 10.  Click here to apply now!