Lake MaloneDUNMOR, Ky. (4/18/14) — The Friends of Lake Malone State Park are hosting an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19, at the state park's upper pavilion near Dunmor.

Tammy Forgy works as treasurer for the Friends of Lake Malone, a nonprofit group that is working to bring events to the park throughout the year.

"We'll have over 1,500 eggs hidden this year," Forgy said. "Each egg will be filled with candy. We're also making Easter egg baskets as well. Sack hop, hula hoop contest, jump rope contest, egg toss, and hip pity hops. All the fun starts at noon."

Forgy added that the highly successful Lake Malone monthly yard sales will continue through the summer months.

"I believe the flea market is becoming a more successful event," Forgy noted. "We have had a huge increase in traffic to our Facebook site since we began having these this year. We welcome anyone to join us online at Lake Malone on Facebook. Each yard sale is held on the first Saturday of the month through Nov. 1. The cost is $5 for a booth. The time is 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the park's campgrounds. You must bring your own tables. No guns are allowed."

For those who want to get an early start on this Saturday's egg hunt, Forgy noted that the park's campgrounds are now open for first come, first serve primitive camping and RVs. Reservations can be made by logging on to Kentucky's Lake Malone State Park.

"Future events also include the Fishing With a Kid Day coming in June," Forgy said. "And, the biggest event of the year is always our Lake Malone Halloween Bash at the end of October."

For more information on joining the Friends of Lake Malone, call (270) 722-3294 or (270) 755-2836.

Paul McRee
SurfKY News your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Most Read This Week

October 06, 2015 4741

County Passes Occupational Tax Ordinance

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
October 07, 2015 4541

Alleged Attempt to Hide Meth in Doughnuts Results…

by SurfKY News
October 05, 2015 3991

Four Charged with Drug Offenses after Motel…

by SurfKY News
October 06, 2015 3668

Dawson Man Charged with Cultivating Marijuana,…

by SurfKY News
October 07, 2015 3074

Vehicle Overturns during Two-Car Collision

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read This Month

September 16, 2015 13254

Mining Accident Fatality - Update

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 30, 2015 11324

Dawson Woman Dead After Princeton Factory…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

October 08, 2015 1041

Madisonville Police Department Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 868

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 719

Local Pastor's Son Filming Documentary about…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 563

Work Zone Lane Restriction on Pennyrile Pkwy Set…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 557

UPDATE: Mortons Gap Boil Water Advisory Lifted

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 463

Registration for Free 'Project Hire Kentucky'…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 441

Democratic Candidate for Governor Jack Conway…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 367

UK Announces Major Outreach Initiative for…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 365

Guns - Stopping That One Person

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 321

Officer Allegedly Assaulted by Burglary Suspect

by SurfKY News