The Francis House Great Didsbury Easter Chick Hunt

30 Mar 30 Apr

Throughout Didsbury

Saturday 30 Mar 19 - Tuesday 30 Apr 19 No times Available

From the 30th March and throughout April large knitted Easter Chicks can be found perched in participating shops and business windows throughout East and West Didsbury.

Restaurants, cafes, estate agents, opticians, shoe shop, cheese shop and even a butchers will become a safe place to roost for our Francis House chicks.

The Francis House Great Didsbury Easter Chick Hunt challenge is to find them all!

Track down all 25 chicks by following a route and answering a simple question to win an Easter prize.

Chick Hunt shop poster

How to take part

Download the Great Didsbury Easter Chick Hunt map from our website or pick one up from Didsbury Library or each of the 25 participating venues where you see a chick in the window. Maps are also available from the fundraising office at Francis House.

From March 30th until 30th April use our Chick Hunt Map and Entry form to track down each unique chick. Look out for the sign next to the chick to discover its name and find an interesting fact about Francis House then fill in your answers on the entry form.

Free entry

With our map you can take part for free. But we hope you would consider making a small suggested donation of £2 per entry to help support your local children’s hospice.

If you register via Eventbrite you can add a donation, or donations can be made in cash when you return your entry form.

If you need help contact Ellie in the fundraising office on 0161 443 2200.

How to enter

After you have found as many chicks as possible, return your entry form by post or drop it off in person to: Fundraising Office, Francis House Children’s Hospice, 390 Parrswood Road, Didsbury M20 5NA.

You can also drop your entry form in an envelope into the ‘Chick Post Box’ at Didsbury Library.

Don’t forget to include a suggested donation of £2 per entry to support your local children’s hospice and to be in with the chance of winning some wonderful Easter prizes.

Entries close Wednesday 1st May 2019.

The Great Didsbury Chick Hunt map

Special thanks to our sponsors Towers Business Park, and to Hobbycraft and the Didsbury Traders Association for their support.

Download a map and HAPPY HUNTING!

Register now

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