Ready To Go
Eager Easter egg hunters gather under a balloon arch.
Deputy Steve Palmer has his hands full trying to juggle Easter eggs.
Sheriff Mike Sharp converses with two citizens before hunt gets started.
U.S. Congressman Emanuel Cleaver addresses the crowd. Jackson County Legislative Chairman Scott Burnett (far right) looks on.
Another Special Guest
Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders thanks Sheriff Sharp for inviting him to participate in the fun activities.
A Really Special Guest
Children flock to the Easter Bunny.
Let The Hunt Begin
Kids -- and parents -- look to fill up their bags with Easter treats.
Gathering Them In
A little girl gingerly picks up an egg.
Kids get an up-close look at the horses on patrol during the hunt.
Dishing It Out
Volunteers scoop out some ice cream.