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EasterFest 2019 at Cross View!

Petting ZooOn Saturday, April. 6, 10:00 am - Noon, Cross View's annual EasterFest celebration gives families a chance to spend the morning celebrating the Easter story! Everyone is invited! EasterFest includes the following:

  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Petting Zoo
  • Biblical Characters Telling the Easter Story
  • Crafts
  • Refreshments
  • Free Gift for All Who Stop By the Registration Table

This year's EasterFest will once again have a service component, as we will be collecting donations of non-perishable food items for The Sheridan Story. The Sheridan Story is a network of weekend food programs, commonly called backpack programs, operating in multiple schools throughout the Twin Cities. The Sheridan Story suggests that all food items are under 16oz. The following list is a guide of suggested donations. Items in bold are items were are especially in need of.

  • 5 oz cans of tuna & 5 oz cans of chicken
  • 16 oz cans of fruit
  • 16 oz cans of vegetables
  • 10 - 20 oz cans of soup/stews
  • 8 - 16 oz bags/boxes of rice and pasta

Please consider bringing a food donation to EasterFest! For more ­information about The Sheridan Story, visit

EasterFest is a free event and open to all!


Want to help at EasterFest?

EasterFest doesn't happen without lots of volunteers from Cross View providing hospitality, drinks, and treats for hundreds of visitors! Click here to view EasterFest volunteer opportunities and sign up.

Take a look at scenes from previous EasterFest celebrations at Cross View.