Slideshow: Kids on the Easter egg hunt
The Jasper County Department of Social Services hosted an Easter egg hunt on Friday at Turpin Park in Ridgeland.
Kids from the county enjoyed racing through the park to grab as many eggs as they could.
The event also brought many agencies together to help raise awareness for National Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Participants included: Jasper County First Steps, Lowcountry Kids Enrichment Center, Jasper County Boys & Girls Club, Children’s Trust, Ridgeland-Hardeeville High, Omar Temple No. 21, S.C. Troopers, Wilkey Creations, Healthy Steps, All Children’s Pediatrics, Jasper County Fire-Rescue, Ridgeland Fire Department, Jasper DSS.
A Child Abuse Prevention Month walk starting at the Jasper DSS is set for 10 a.m. Friday, April 21.