Egg hunts Friday in Black Diamond, Saturday in Wilkeson, Buckley

Black Diamond

The Black Diamond Gun Club will again get an early start on the Easter weekend, presenting its popular egg hunt Friday night.

Gates will open at 5 p.m. with the first hunt slated to begin at 6. There will be 4,000 eggs scattered about for children in five age groups: 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8 and 9-10.

There will be an appearance by the Easter Bunny and organizers will be collecting canned food, which will be donated to the local food bank.

The gun club grounds are at 34816 Enumclaw-Black Diamond Rd; turn east off state Route 169 just north of the bridge over the Green River.


Wilkeson Eagles Aerie 1409 will host its 12th annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday.

The hunt will begin at 12:30 p.m. at Wilkeson Elementary School, 640 Railroad Ave.

The hunt is open to all children up to 16 years of age. There will be several age categories and hundreds of prizes will be awarded. The hunt is open to kids from Wilkeson, Rainier Ranch Sites, South Prairie, Carbonado and Burnett.

Prior to the egg hunt, from 8 to 11 a.m., the Carbonado School eighth grade class will serve an Easter breakfast at the Eagles Club. The public is welcome. The cost is $10 for adults and children 5 and younger eat free. The $10 includes five raffle tickets.

All proceeds from the breakfast and raffle go to the Carbonado eighth graders to help with a class trip this spring.

For more information, contact Wilkeson Eagles trustee Bill Summers at 360-829-0917 or 253-255-2316.


The Buckley Eagles will again offer an egg hunt on the club grounds, 29021 state Route 410. The hunt begins at 10 a.m. Saturday. The Eagles offer a breakfast beginning at 8 a.m.


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