holiday celebrations | days & dates | fun & wacky daily holidays | holiday travel | holiday blog | holiday greeting cards | holiday recipes | email | holiday home

Easter Eggs Boone NC

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

Ingles Markets
(828) 265-1913
575 Hwy 105
Boone, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Walmart
(828) 262-0254
200 Watauga Village Drive
Boone, NC
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 #
(828) 262-0383
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Food Lion
(828) 898-6318
3555 Tynecastle Hwy
Banner Elk, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7-12 MIDNIGHT

Walmart Supercenter
(336) 246-3920
1489 Mount Jefferson Road
West Jefferson, NC
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 #
(336) 246-3119
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Food Lion
(423) 727-8381
2291 South Shady St.
Mountain City, TN
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7-12 MIDNIGHT

Food Lion
(828) 264-9373
1864 Old Hwy 421 S
Boone, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(828) 295-7585
175 Hwy 321 Bypass
Blowing Rock, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Ingles Markets
(336) 246-2804
0 Ashemont Dr.
West Jefferson, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Walmart
(828) 754-0763
935 Blowing Rock Blvd
Lenoir, NC
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 #
(828) 754-2184
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Aldi
205 Wilkesboro Blvd Ne
Lenoir, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Holidays on the Net