We've compiled a variety of ways your family can celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ and the Easter Bunny this weekend in Northeast Cobb .
Where to Observe Good Friday and Easter
. Thursday night service at 7 p.m. in the main worship center. Preschool childcare will start at 6:15 p.m. Easter Sunday no LIFE Groups, but the church will have three services 8:15 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The church is located at 4121 Canton Rd.
is hosting a Men's Breakfast 6:30 a.m. on Good Friday. The Easter service is Sunday 8:30 a.m. The church is located at 3455 Canton Rd.
hosts Easter Sunday services at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The church is located at 570 Piedmont Rd.
offers a Good Friday service at 6 p.m. Easter services 8:30 a.m. and Orthros/10 a.m. Divine Liturgy. The church is located at 3431 Trickum Road.
has the following holiday weekend schedule:
Good Friday. 8 p.m. includes a Tenebrae Service of Scripture and Music, led by the combined choirs and Jonathan Wright, violin.
Easter Eve. Saturday 5:30 p.m. will feature special music. Families are asked to bring a fresh flower to place on the cross.
Easter Day. 8:15 and 11:00 a.m. combines adult choirs with brass quintet and timpani. Families are asked to bring a fresh flower to place on the cross.
Easter Breakfast. Sunday 9 a.m. is hosted by the Senior Youth as a fundraiser for their trip to the National Youth Gathering in New Orleans this summer.
Check out the Northeast Cobb Patch Directory for a list of churches in our area.
Where to Hunt Easter Eggs
is hosting a Saturday 9 a.m. Breakfast with the Easter Bunny followed by a 10 a.m. Egg Hunt.
happens Saturday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 40,000 eggs will be dropped from a helicopter. There will be candy, inflatables, face painting, pictures with the Easter Bunny, lots of vendors, and fun for all ages. The Egg Drop happens at the football field located at 2525 Sandy Plains Rd.
Where to Eat Easter Brunch
After Easter services, fill up on Easter brunch at one of these local restaurants.
Aspen's Signature Steaks serves Easter brunch 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. $5 Bloody Marys. $4 Mimosas. The restaurant is located at 2942 Shallowford Rd. NE.
Chicago's Steak and Seafood serves Easter brunch 10:30 a.m.–3 p.m. Enjoy relaxed dining and warm hospitality with a vintage, elegant vibe. The restaurant is located at 4401 Shallowford Rd.
Educational Easter Events
at Town Center Prado will feature not the Easter Bunny, but Easter Bear--Corduroy! Corduroy is the star of the book Corduroy's Easter
by Don Freeman, Lisa McCue (Illustrator). In this cheerful book that's chock-full of flaps on each spread, children will enjoy discovering who's hiding at the playground, or peering under flaps to find baby animals at a farm. There are plenty of Easter preparations before the final spread as readers join the search to see what the Bunny has left behind.
Meet Corduroy Saturday at 11 a.m. Remember to bring your camera to capture a memory of your visit. Barnes & Noble is located at the Town Center Prado, 50 Barrett Pkwy, Suite 3000 Bldg. 3, Marietta. For more information, call 770-422-2261.
Remember, all Cobb County offices will be closed in honor of Good Friday, April 6. Trash and recycling will be picked up as usual.