Easter Sunday is just around the corner, and once again it's egg hunting time! The following is from the Office of The Mayor.

The City of Pittsfield’s Department of Community Development Recreation Program has announced that the 74th annual Eggstravaganza Egg Scramble will be held on Saturday, March 31 at Morningside Community School, 100 Burbank St. (rain or shine).

The event is free and open to all Pittsfield children. The schedule per age group is as follows:

  • 10:30 a.m. – 9 year olds
  • 10:40 a.m. – 7 & 8 year olds
  • 10:55 a.m. – 5 & 6 year olds
  • 11:10 a.m. –  4 year olds
  • 11:25 a.m. –  2 & 3 year olds

One winner in each age group who finds the golden egg will receive a special prize, courtesy of Greylock Federal Credit Union.  Children are required to bring their own baskets; parents and guardians should bring a camera as there will be a special appearance by the Easter Bunny.

For further information, please contact Becky Manship, Recreation Activities Coordinator at 499-9371.