What is Special Egg Event?
The Special Egg Event is a free Easter egg hunt for children with special needs and their families. Enjoy food, carnival games, activity areas, and egg hunts that are designed for your child.
- A Quiet Egg Hunt for children on the Autism Spectrum or children with Sensory Processing issues who need a quieter environment. Children who do not need a calm sensory environment should sign up for the general egg hunt.
- A Beeping Egg Hunt For children who are blind or visually impaired.
- A Magnetic Egg Hunt For children with wheelchairs or mobility restrictions. Magnetic eggs and poles Allow children to collect eggs
- A General Egg Hunt with 2 heats: ASSISTED for children who need extra time or assistance hunting for eggs and UNASSISTED for siblings of children involved in any other hunts
Special Egg Event begins at 3 pm. Egg hunts begin at 3:30 pm
Activities available from 3-5 pm
We are excited, after a two year break due to COVID, to invite you to Special Egg Event 2022! We are back! This year’s Special Egg Event will take place outside at Journey Church on Sunday, April 10th, from 3-5 pm. There will be plenty of eggs for all of the egg hunts, free food, and crafts and games for everyone. There will also be some special guests wandering around greeting the kids! We have missed you and can’t wait to see you this Easter!
If you are registered by April 6th, please pick up your t-shirt and registration packet on Friday, April 8th (4-7 pm) or Saturday, April 9th (9 am – 12 pm) at Journey Church, which is located at 4409 121st Street in Urbandale. If you register after April 6th or are unable to make packet pickup, your registration packet will be available at Journey Church on the day of the event.