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Easter Eggs Barre VT

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

Pricechopper
(802) 479-9078
168 Ames Drive
Barre, VT
 
Waits River General Store
(802) 439-5360
149 VT Rte 25
East Orange, VT

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Cabot Creamery Annex
(802) 244-6334
2653 Waterbury-stowe Rd
Waterbury Ctr, VT

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Floyd's Store
(802) 728-5333
3 Main St
Randolph Ctr, VT

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Pricechopper
(802) 878-5163
90 Center Road
Essex, VT
Pharmacy #
(802) 879-4155

Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy
(802) 479-3326
456 South Barre Road
Barre, VT
Store Hours
Monday 7am - 11pm
Tuesday 7am - 11pm
Wednesday 7am - 11pm
Thursday 7am - 11pm
Friday 7am - 11pm
Saturday 7am - 11pm
Sunday 7am - 9pm
Pharmacy #
(802) 479-0432
Pharmacy Hours
Mon: 7am - 11pm 8:30am - 8:30pm
Tue: 7am - 11pm 8:30am - 8:30pm
Wed: 7am - 11pm 8:30am - 8:30pm
Thr: 7am - 11pm 8:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7am - 11pm 8:30am - 8:30pm
Sat: 7am - 11pm 9am - 7pm
Sun: 7am - 10pm 9am - 6pm

Robinson's Olde Village
(802) 439-6100
657 Village Rd
East Corinth, VT

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Mehuron's Supermarket
(802) 496-3700
5901 Main St
Waitsfield, VT

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Tewksbury's Corner Store
(802) 728-5620
2 Weston St
Randolph, VT

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Pricechopper
(802) 651-9826
595 Shelburne Road
South Burlington, VT
Pharmacy #
(802) 651-9835

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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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