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News Release 047

Contact: Steph Deidrick, 573-751-9392
                steph.deidrick@dnr.mo.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Apr. 2, 2014 Volume 42-14-047 

Easter Egg Hunt at Wallace State Park April 19

Jefferson City, Mo. - The public is invited to enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt at Wallace State Park near Cameron. Kids of all ages are invited to bring their baskets to collect the 1,000 candy and toy-filled eggs on Saturday, April 19. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks and the Missouri Department of Conservation, the event will begin at 1 p.m. in the park’s day-use area.

Additional events for the afternoon include an egg hunt for older kids on the park’s trails and a nature display. Visitors will also be able to enter a drawing for prizes at the enclosed shelter house.

Wallace State Park is located seven miles south of Cameron on Highway 121. For more information about the event, contact the park at 816-632-3745. For more information on Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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