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Friday April 29th, 2016 8:07AM

Longstreet Society plans Easter Egg Hunt

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - The Longstreet Society invites the community to its first ever Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 12 at 2:00 at the historic Piedmont Hotel, 827 Maple Street, Gainesville. <br /> <br /> Children can search for surprise-filled Easter eggs, meet and take photographs with the Easter Bunny, play at the Easter coloring table and enjoy light <br /> refreshments. <br /> <br /> There is no charge to participate in any of the events and General jAMES Longstreet's 19th century hotel, which was visited in its heyday by Woodrow Wilson, Joel Chandler Harris and Henry Grady, will be open for tours. <br /> <br /> Call 770-539-9005 for more information.
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