2017 Easter and Lenten events in and around Howard County. Please submit your festivities for the calendar to krissy@kokomoherald.com.

Now-Saturday, April 15

Easter Bunny Photo Experience

Children can visit with the Easter bunny, and parents are welcome to purchase professional photos of the fun occasion now through Saturday, April 15, at the Markland Mall. For a complete schedule of the Easter bunny photo experience or for more information, please visit marklandmall.com.

Friday, April 14

Good Friday Combined Churches Healing and Sacred Communion

Need healing or healing of your heart? Need to have the effect of the cross of Christ flood over you? You’re invited to the Good Friday Combined Churches Healing and Sacred Communion event at Southview Church, located at 955 E. 400 S. in Kokomo, on Friday, April 14, at 7 p.m. For more information, please call 765-301-8235.

Coleman Looper Family Performance

The Coleman Looper Family of Rickman, Tenn., will have a Good Friday performance on Friday, April 14, at 6 p.m. at Crossway Community Church, located at 1700 W. Blvd. in Kokomo. For more information, please call 931-498-3864.

Saturday, April 15

Woodland Church of God Easter Egg Hunt

Woodland Church of God, located at 3401 S. Webster St. in Kokomo, invites the public to attend their Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 15, from 10 a.m. to noon. For more information, please call 765-453-5673.

Kokomo Place Easter Egg Hunt

An Easter egg hunt will be held at Kokomo Place Senior Living, located at 3025 W. Sycamore St. in Kokomo, on Saturday, April 15, at 10 a.m. This is free and open to the public. For more information, please call 765- 205-8063.

The Road to Resurrection

The entire family is invited to “The Road to Resurrection” to travel the path Jesus journeyed Saturday, April 15, 11 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, located at 1967 W. Boulevard St. in Kokomo. You will taste the Passover meal, visit Barabbas in his jail cell, hear a Roman soldier’s remorse, and join in other powerful experiences. Each of these stops will be child-appropriate and parent-approved. For more information, please call 765- 453-3159.

Youth Easter Egg

The Youth Easter Egg Hunt presented by the Kokomo Parks and Recreation Department and the Noontime Kiwanis will be held at Northwest Park on Saturday, April 15, at 1 p.m. Bring your own basket, and the hunt is for kids ages 10 and under. Admission is free. All children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, please call 765-456-7275.

Adult Easter Egg Hunt

The Adult Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 15, and the starting point will be Jackson Morrow Park outside the Kirkendall Nature Center at 8:30 p.m. Wristbands can be purchased for a $5 cash-only donation and are available at Kokomo Parks and Recreation Department office from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily until wristbands run out for guaranteed participation. Bring your own flashlight and bag or basket. Prizes and gift certificates will be hidden in eggs by a coded number system. For more information, please call 765-456-7275.

West Point Christian Church Easter Egg Hunt

West Point Christian Church, located at 5112 N. CR. 1250 E. in Russiaville, is hosting an Easter egg hunt on Sunday, April 15, at 10 a.m. Children will be told the Easter story about Jesus and then they will hunt for eggs filled with candy and prizes. The public is invited to attend. For more information, please call 765-883-5882.

Northview Christian Easter Egg Hunt

An Easter egg hunt is being held at Northview Christian Church, located at 2059 N. 100 E. in Kokomo, on Saturday, April 15, at 10 a.m. For more information, please call 765-452-8915.

Sunday, April 16

Library Closed on Easter

All Kokomo-Howard County Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 16, for Easter. When the library is closed, please visit their digital branch at KHCPL.org to reserve materials, download ebooks, and more. For more information, please call 765-626-0807.

Resurrection Sunday

Pastor Andrew Green and the members of Faith Baptist Church, located at 600 S. Dixon Road in Kokomo, invite you to celebrate the Resurrection on Sunday, April 16, with a sunrise service at 8 a.m. followed by a breakfast at 9:15 a.m. The Easter celebration service will be at 10:30 a.m. with worship. For more information, please call 765- 459-0619.