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Easter Eggs Andover MN

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

Walmart
(763) 421-2622
13020 Riverdale Drive
Coon Rapids, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(763) 421-5717
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Supertarget
(763) 586-4352
1500 109Th Ave Ne
Blaine, MN
 
Cub Foods Blaine No
(763) 755-9802
12595 Central Ave Ne
Blaine, MN
 
Walmart
(763) 784-0147
4405 Pheasant Ridge Drive N.E
Blaine, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(763) 784-0862
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Festival Foods
(763) 786-2278
9101 So Hwy Drive
Lexington, MN
 
Cub Foods Coon Rapids
(763) 421-4252
12900 Riverdale Dr
Coon Rapids, MN
 
Rainbow Blaine
(763) 784-9290
551 87Th Lane Ne
Blaine, MN
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Cub Foods Blaine So
(763) 780-4323
585 Northtown Dr
Blaine, MN
 
Cub Foods Blaine East
(763) 784-4368
4205 Pheasant Ridge Dr
Blaine, MN
 
Rainbow Riverdale
(763) 323-3903
3340 124Th Ave
Coon Rapids, MN
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

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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