There are activities, dances, Egg Hunts and sunrise services on the beaches of Amelia Island for the Easter weekend.
On Saturday, the new Turner Ace Hardware will have Larry “The Plant Guy” www.larrysgarden.com from radio and TV, at the Fernandina Store on April 3 from 2 to 4 pm. This is a perfect opportunity for you to come see the new store and ask Larry your landscape questions.
Easter in the Park is Saturday, from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM at Central Park on Atlantic Avenue.
Easter egg hunt at Grace Community Church – Join Grace Community Church at its annual Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. Saturday at Yulee Middle School, 85439 Miner Road. The event is free and will feature a bounce house, games and snacks. Children 12 and under are invited to participate. For more information, call 491-0363 or go to www.gracenassau.com.
The Ritz Carlton is holding Easter Sunrise Service at 7 a.m., this is a non-denominational worship service on the ocean front.
Sunrise service is available with the Yulee Baptist Church. They will hold a communitywide Easter Sunrise Service at the Lofton Creek boat ramp on April 4 at 6:30 a.m. Bring your friends, family, a comfortable pop-up chair (or use one of the church’s metal ones), flashlight and blankets, if needed. There will be special music, whole-group singing and a short message. Come celebrate the Risen Christ.
Sunrise Easter service at Lofton Creek in Yulee. A communitywide Easter sunrise service hosted by Yulee Baptist Church will be at 7:00 AM on Sunday at Lofton Creek Boat Ramp off Florida A1A in Yulee.
Annual “Sonrise” service at Fort Clinch State Park. The East Nassau Ministers Association will host a community Easter “Sonrise” service at 7:10 a.m. Sunday at Fort Clinch State Park in Fernandina Beach. The Rev. L. Holton Siegling Jr., pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Fernandina Beach, will deliver the Easter message. All are welcome to attend.
Bible Baptist is holding Easter service at beach. This is their seventh annual sunrise Easter service at 7:10 a.m. Sunday at Main Beach. It will be followed by a pancake breakfast back at the church, 820 S. 14th St., Fernandina Beach. For more information, call 261-5457.
Easter Egg Hunt – There will be an Easter Egg Hunt in Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island on Sunday April 4, 2010. This fun event will take place at Central Park on Atlantic Avenue from 2 to 2:30 PM.