Monday, April 9, 2012
One Bristol family goes all out for Easter, hosting an extravagant Easter Egg Hunt attended by more than 100 families.
While many families attend town-hosted egg hunts or hide their own for their children, one Bristol resident goes above and beyond to host her own egg hunt for more than 100 children. For the last seven years Cindy Osmanski, with the help of her husband and two children, have hosted annual egg hunts for neighbors, friends, family and members of St. Luke's School. Every year Osmanski says the number of families and children that attend gets larger and larger, and this year has been no different. To keep up with the increasing amount of children, Osmanski spends more long hours stuffing plastic eggs with candies and prizes. This year, Osmasnki and her family stuffed 2,300 eggs and teamed up with a neighbor who allowed her to utilize their …
Sunday, April 8, 2012
Here are some quick, easy and cute recipes for Easter.
Sunday, April 8, 2012
Whether you're a genius with a spatula or someone who simply prides themselves in making a "mean" bowl of cereal (I'm the latter), your Bristol-Warren Patch neighbors are here here to help for Easter! Below are some quick, easy, cute and delicious recipes that will be a great addition to any Easter brunch, lunch or dinner. Do you have a recipe of your own? Share it in the comments section! Easy, No-bake mini cheesecakes Submitted by Cynthia Lachapelle Shannon 1 pkg (8oz) cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1 tub of cool whip (8 oz) Oreo cookies, Beat cream cheese and sugar until well blended. Gently stir in cool whip. Put 1 Oreo on the bottom of a muffin cup in a muffin tin. Spoon in the cream cheese mixture. Top with whatever berries you…
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Local churches will be hosting Good Friday, Saturday vigils and Easter Sunday services.
Holy week continues this weekend, as several churches will offer Holy Thursday and Good Friday service, Saturday evening vigils and Easter Sunday service. The following is a schedule for some of the Bristol and Warren weekend services. If your church is having an is not listed, please share the schedule in the comments section below. Bristol's First Congregational Church 281 High Street, Bristol 253-7288 www.fccbristol.org St Mary's Church 330 Wood St., Bristol 253-3300 www.stmarybristolri.org St. Mary of the Bay Parish St. Mary of the Bay Church 645 Main Street, Warren St. Jean Baptiste Mission Church 324 Main Street, Warren First Baptist Church 250 High Street, Bristol 253-6131 www.firstbaptistchurchbristol.org St. Elizabeth Church 577 …
Do you have a photo of your child or pet with the Easter Bunny or pictures of egg hunting? Upload the shot on Patch!
Easter is here and the Easter Bunny has been spotted all over town, so if you have a picture of your child with the Easter Bunny, hunting for eggs, dressed in his/her Sunday best, or decorating eggs, we want to see it! Upload your Easter shots to this article to share with your neighbors. Having trouble? Email the photo to Sara.Bagwell@patch.com or text to 835-8843! Editor's Note: This story has been changed since it's original publication. Timely information has been removed and photographs have been added.