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Easter Eggs Bourbonnais IL

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

Walmart Supercenter
(815) 937-5100
2080 No. St. Route 50
Bourbonnais, IL
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 #
(815) 937-5175
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
(815) 802-1884
505 Riverstone Parkway
Kankakee, IL
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 #
(815) 802-3166
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Clifton Iga
(815) 694-2342
150 Fourth St
Clifton, IL
 
Jewel-Osco
(815) 935-2040
446 S Washington Ave
Kankakee, IL

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Berkot Super Foods
(815) 468-8932
451 N Locust St
Manteno, IL

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Target
(815) 933-8890
1615 N State Route 50
Bourbonnais, IL
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Wilmington Super Valu
(815) 476-6272
700 W Baltimore St
Wilmington, IL
 
Supermercado La Siesta
(815) 929-9640
245 W Broadway St
Bradley, IL

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Mario's Market Inc
(815) 935-5452
1557 W Court St
Kankakee, IL

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Cliff's Market
(815) 265-4763
6725 S Route 45-52
Chebanse, IL

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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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