Second-annual Easter Egg Hunt set for March 30 at Franklin Woods Community Hospital


JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – There’ll be 3,000 Easter eggs out there, just waiting for kids to find them.

That’s right, 3,000 eggs.

It’s the second annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Franklin Woods Community Hospital and The Wellness Center, to be held Saturday, March 30, at 10 a.m. on the grounds between the two facilities, otherwise known as the boulders.

The event is free and is open to the public as well as MSHA team members, providing a great Easter family activity.

An ambulance siren will sound to start the hunt, and the kids will swarm the area in search of the plastic eggs. There will be three different starting spots, two of them for ages 6-10 and one of them for kids age 5 and younger.

All egg hunters will receive a prize. Golden egg finders will win a special prize. Scrubs the Bear, the mascot for Niswonger Children’s Hospital, will make a special appearance.

The event will happen rain or shine.

For more information on the egg hunt, call the Egg Hunt Hotline at 423-302-1120.

It’s a full day of fun because the sixth annual Foot Rx 5K, hosted by The Wellness Center, also takes place on March 30 starting at 8 a.m. Visit for more information.

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