Families still seeking Easter egg hunts will find them again this weekend in our list of 25 things to do:
1. Hamilton County Parks offers a free spring break program on Rainforest topic, at 11 a.m. today at Cool Creek Nature Center in Westfield.
2. Conner Prairie is now open for the season in Fishers, with outdoor excursions, a chance to meet costumed interpreters, climb to the top of the TreeTop Post and more. Visit www.connerprairie.org
3. Visit the new Humane Society for Hamilton County, which opened to the public on Thursday at 10501 Hague Road in Fishers.
4. Visit Hamilton County Parks’ Taylor Center of Natural History at Strawtown Koteewi Park in Noblesville and discover the colorful local history that stretches thousands of years into the past, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.
5. Attend a reception for “Let’s Talk About Roundabouts” at 3 p.m. today at the Nickel Plate Arts Campus in Noblesville.
6. Enjoy Music Bingo at 7 p.m. today, Fridays through April at Pinheads in Fishers.
7. Like to dance? A Saturday Drop-in Group dance class is 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturdays at ABC Ballroom in Noblesville.
8. Experience Blue River Wailers at 3 p.m. Saturday, Pushing Daisy’s Band at 3 p.m. April 17, Proctor and Strunk at 3 p.m. April 24 and Heather and the Helms at 3 p.m. May 1 at Center Stage Vintage Guitars in Noblesville.
9. Attend Gardening 101 workshop at 5 p .m. April 14 at Allisonville Garden & Home in Fishers, with registration required.
10. Enjoy Something Like That Band perform at 9 p.m. Saturday at Barley Island Brewing Co. in Noblesville.
11. Partake In the 2021 Noblesville’s Best Easter Egg Hunt at 1 p.m. Sunday at the First Christian Church in Noblesville.
12. Participate in the Dine to Donate for Hinkle Creek Elementary from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. April 14 at the Boathouse Kitchen & Swan Dive in Cicero.
13. Join a naturalist at the Great Blue Heron Rookery in Hamilton County at the Stoops Observation Deck and discuss details about the park on Scherer Avenue in Arcadia. Bring binoculars, spotting scopes, and photography equipment, with programs at 4:30 p.m. April 22, 4 p.m. April 26, 2:30 p.m. May 2, 3:30 p.m. May 11, 9 a.m. May 29 and at 8:30 a.m. June 5, free with registration required, at myhamiltoncountyparks.com
14. Join the Beginner Bird Hikes at 8:30 a.m. Sundays and Wednesdays through June at Cool Creek Nature Center in Westfield (Carmel address), with the exception of the first Wednesday of each month, which will be at the same time at Taylor Center for History at Strawtown Koteewi Park in Noblesville.
15. Enjoy Music Bingo Tuesdays at Deer Creek Pub & Bistro, with the next event at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Noblesville pub located in Harbourtown Shoppes.
16. Enjoy the music of Austin James 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. April 16 at Spencer Farm Winery in Noblesville.
17. Applications are due by April 16 for the Nickel Plate Arts’ ninth annual Fairyhouse contest, which will be on display April 21-24, with an array of Fairyville activities downtown that include crafts by Caravan Classes, caboose rides, Fairy Toadstool fashion show, fairy tea party at Kiln Creations, Fairy Yoga and more. Visit https://nickelplatearts.org/fairyville/
18. Mark this year’s celebration of spring with the annual free Teter Wildflower Walk from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 18, with guided tours at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. at Teter Retreat on East 221st Street in Noblesville.
19. Watch for an upcoming spring after-hours music series on Thursday nights in downtown Noblesville restaurants expected to begin April 22.
20. Enjoy Blatchley Nature Study Club’s annual free wildflower walk on April 24 at 125 Boulder Drive in Noblesville, typically 1 to 5 p.m.
21. Visit Fairyville activities at the Hamilton County Artists’ Association 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 24 at the Birdie Gallery in downtown Noblesville.
22. Take a walk on Noblesville’s Riverwalk, or any of the local trails, or just enjoy your nearby parks.
23. Test your archery skills at Koteewi Range (and watch for opening of Aerial Adventures and K-Trails Equestrian Adventure) at Strawtown Koteewi Park in Noblesville.
24. Walk, run or bicycle the trails at Strawtown Koteewi Park to White River Campground or 27 miles of the Monon Trail or 5.7 miles of the White River Greenway or 2.3 miles of the Midland Trace Trail.
25. Also, Save the date: Auditions for Stone Soup’s “Once Upon A Mattress” summer youth production (must have completed kindergarten and not yet entered Grade 9) will be 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. May 1 at 587 Westfield Road in Noblesville. Memorize a short monologue and sing 16 bars of a song. Must be available for tech week and all show dates July 12-18.

-Contact Betsy Reason at betsy@thetimes24-7.com.