Annual Easter Egg Roll

The Obama family welcomed thousands of children to the White House for the annual Easter egg roll. The event dates back to 1878 when… read more

The Obama family welcomed thousands of children to the White House for the annual Easter egg roll. The event dates back to 1878 when President Rutherford B. Hayes was in office. In the main event children raced to push eggs through the eggs using wooden spoons. It also featured basketball, yoga, and healthy eating activities as part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s campaign against childhood obesity. President and Mrs. Obama made brief remarks.  close

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Annual Easter Egg Roll

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Program ID:
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White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 5, 2010
Last Aired:
Apr 6, 2010

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  • Apr 05, 2010 | 12:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 05, 2010 | 1:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 05, 2010 | 10:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 06, 2010 | 2:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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