Scramble on Horizon

Dennis Evanosky Kids wait in anticipation of the egg scramble at Crab Cove. This year’s scramble will take place next Saturday, March 19.

Springtime egg hunt is longtime Alameda tradition

The Alameda Recreation and Park Department (ARPD) calls all fun-seeking kids to Crab Cove on Saturday, March 19, for the annual Splash into Spring Egg Scramble. This fun event will take place at the picnic area, 1252 McKay Ave. Parents can park in the Crab Cove lot at Otis and Westline drives. If it rains, the scramble will be on Saturday, March 26.

Kids will gather with their baskets at five scramble areas divided into the following times and age groups. They should bring baskets to collect their goodies. 

• 11:30 a.m. for the two youngest groups: just walking to two-year-olds and three- to four-year-olds 
• 11:45 a.m. for the three older groups: five- to six-year-olds; seven- to eight-year-olds; and nine-to-12-year olds.

To learn more about the scramble call ARPD at 747-7529