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Easter Eggs Allegan MI

Looking for Easter Eggs in Allegan? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Allegan that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Eggs in Allegan.

Walmart Supercenter
(269) 685-6191
412 Cross Oaks Mall
Plainwell, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(269) 685-9820
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(269) 544-0718
501 South 9Th Street
Kalamazoo, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(269) 544-2943
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Gobles Grocery
(269) 628-2501
102 S State St
Gobles, MI

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Wagners
(269) 521-7890
110 N Van Buren
Bloomingdale, MI

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Weick's Food Town
(269) 672-7140
71 124th Ave
Shelbyville, MI

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Aldi
5355 West Main Street
Kalamazoo, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

Village Market
(269) 637-4112
100 Monroe St
Allegan, MI

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Village Market
(269) 628-5656
407 S State St
Gobles, MI

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Hamilton Food Ctr
(269) 751-6681
3416 Lincoln Rd
Hamilton, MI

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Dick's Food Market
(616) 681-9521
1614 142ND Ave
Dorr, MI

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Easter on the Net - Easter Eggs

Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable. The customs and traditions of using eggs have been associated with Easter for centuries.

Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts. After they were colored and etched with various designs the eggs were exchanged by lovers and romantic admirers, much the same as valentines. In medieval time eggs were traditionally given at Easter to the servants. In Germany eggs were given to children along with other Easter gifts.

Different cultures have developed their own ways of decorating Easter eggs. Crimson eggs, to honor the blood of Christ, are exchanged in Greece. In parts of Germany and Austria green eggs are used on Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday). Slavic peoples decorate their eggs in special patterns of gold and silver.

Austrian artists design patterns by fastening ferns and tiny plants around the eggs, which are then boiled. The plants are then removed revealing a striking white pattern. The Poles and Ukrainians decorate eggs with simple designs and colors. A number of eggs are made in the distinctive manner called pysanki (to design, to write).

Pysanki eggs are a masterpiece of skill and workmanship. Melted beeswax is applied to the fresh white egg. It is then dipped in successive baths of dye. After each dip wax is painted o...

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