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Fri, 03/31/2017 - 11:45am
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Egg Hunt & Breakfast with Easter Bunny
Family event featuring breakfast with the Easter Bunny followed by an Easter egg hunt. Breakfast is at 10 a.m. followed by the egg hunt at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 1. Branch River Park, 2220 Broncos Highway, Glendale, Burrillville. For more information call (401) 568-9470 or visit burrillville.org.

H.P. Lovecraft Memorial Service
This annual public gathering marks the passing of the fantastical horror writer who died March 15, 1937. For the 80th anniversary of the Old Gent's passing, celebrants will take turns reading excerpts of the writings of Lovecraft. Author Christian Henry Tobler will MC. Free, rain or shine. Sunday, April 2, begins at 3 p.m. Ladd Observatory, 210 Doyle Avenue, Providence. For more information call (401) 660-6639 or visit carcosan@live.com.

Spring Festival at Carousel Village
Welcome spring! Meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy animal encounters with some of the Zoo's ambassador animals, take unlimited carousel rides and enjoy endless jumps in the bounce house. Don't miss a pop-up interactive art wall, exhibitors, coloring activities, and more! Advance tickets online are $7; remaining tickets sold at the door day of the event are $8. Pony rides will be available, weather permitting, at an additional cost of $5. Saturday, April 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Roger Williams Park, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence. For more information call (401) 785-3510 or visit rwpzoo.org.

Save the Bay Seal Tours
From October through April, Save The Bay offers one-hour seasonal seal watching tours aboard the M/V Alletta Morris from Bowen's Ferry Landing in Newport, and Viking Marina in Westerly. Bundle up and don’t forget the camera! See the website for schedule. From Oct. 28 to Apr. 30. For more information call 401-272-3540 or visit savebay.org/seals.