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Easter Eggs Battle Creek MI

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

Sam'S Club
(269) 979-5327
12737 Cotton Lake Road
Battle Creek, MI
Pharmacy #
(269)979-7671

Aldi
870 W. Columbia
Battle Creek, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

Meijer
(269) 382-6250
5800 Gull Rd
Kalamazoo, MI
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 8am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Family Fare Supermarkets
(269) 781-8962
15900 W Michigan Ave
Marshall, MI

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Harding's Friendly Market
(269) 349-9686
412 Howard St
Kalamazoo, MI

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Meijer
(269) 968-3371
2177 W Columbia Ave
Battle Creek, MI
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Walmart Supercenter
(269) 979-1628
6020 B Drive North
Battle Creek, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(269) 979-4727
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Main Street Market
(269) 964-3082
540 Main St
Battle Creek, MI

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Save A Lot
(269) 781-1003
106 Redfield Plz
Marshall, MI

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La Mexican Market
(269) 373-9037
1956 Portage St
Kalamazoo, 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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