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Easter Eggs Bloomington IN

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

Walmart Supercenter
(812) 337-0002
3313 W. State Rt. 45
Bloomington, IN
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 #
(812) 335-0060
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
(812) 829-2251
823 West State Highway 46
Spencer, IN
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 #
(812) 829-2289
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: Closed

K & S Country Market
(812) 332-1082
614 E 2nd St
Bloomington, IN

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Saraga Oriental Market
(812) 330-1821
1305 S College Mall Rd
Bloomington, IN

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Cataract General Store
(765) 795-4782
2799 S Cataract Rd
Spencer, IN

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Sam'S Club
(812) 331-0003
3205 West State Hwy 45
Bloomington, IN
Pharmacy #
(812)333-8903

Walmart Supercenter
(765) 342-3786
410 Grand Valley Blvd
Martinsville, IN
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 #
(765) 349-1138
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Olive Market
(812) 332-1770
2610 E 10th St
Bloomington, IN

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Omalia Foods
(812) 331-2823
512 S College Mall Rd
Bloomington, IN

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Brown County Iga
(812) 988-4546
30 Hawthorne Dr
Nashville, IN

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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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