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Easter Eggs Beckley WV

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

Sam'S Club
(304) 252-6508
1220 North Eisenhower Drive
Beckley, WV
Pharmacy #
(304)252-1265

Walmart Supercenter
(304) 255-7800
1330 No. Eisenhower Dr
Beckley, WV
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 #
(304) 252-9523
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(304) 683-3077
828 Robert C. Byrd Drive
Sophia, WV
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Little General Stores Inc
(304) 253-9592
3849 Robert C Byrd Dr
Beckley, WV

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Save-A-Lot
(304) 252-7111
150 Value City Ctr
Beckley, WV

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Food Lion
(304) 252-3112
1018 North Eisenhower Dr
Beckley, WV
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(304) 256-6480
1881 Robert C Bryd Dr
Macarthur, WV
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 #
(304) 256-6496
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
(304) 574-1086
100 Fayette Town Center
Fayetteville, WV
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 #
(304) 574-1279
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tony's Quality Meats
(304) 253-0702
151 Toney Ln
Beckley, WV

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Eddie's Market
(304) 877-2500
6057 Robert C Byrd Dr
Mt Hope, WV

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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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