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Easter Eggs Americus GA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(229) 928-0653
1711 E Lamar Street
Americus, GA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(229) 924-0121
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Winn-Dixie
(229) 931-0360
1208 Crawford St.
Americus, GA
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
229-931-0271
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Harvey's Supermarket
(229) 924-1741
1506 E Forsyth St
Americus, GA

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Ingles Markets
(706) 778-5434
99 Habersham County S/C. (Us 441)
Cornelia, GA
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Whole Foods Market
(404) 634-7800
2111 Briarcliff Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA
 
Harveys Supermarket
(229) 924-2860
Forsythe Rd& Lamar St
Americus, GA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7AM-10PM

Harveys Supermarket
(478) 472-6992
506 Spaulding Rd
Montezuma, GA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7AM-9PM

Smithville Supermarket
(229) 846-2487
131 Highway 19
Smithville, GA

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Harveys Supermarket
(912) 653-5983
540 West Bacon St
Pembroke, GA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7AM-10PM

Publix
(706) 883-1120
139 Commerce Ave
Lagrange, GA
 
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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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