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Easter Eggs Brainerd MN

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

Walmart Supercenter
(218) 829-2220
7295 Glory Road
Baxter, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(218) 829-5510
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Super One Foods
(218) 828-2160
7895 Excelsior Rd Ste 100
Baxter, MN

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Y-Store
(218) 828-9268
22551 County Road 3
Merrifield, MN

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Rainbow Roseville
(651) 488-1825
1201 Larpenteur Ave W
Roseville, MN
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Cub Foods Savage
(952) 447-1555
14075 Hwy 13
Savage, MN
 
Schwans Frozen Foods
(218) 828-3582
322 Washington St
Brainerd, MN

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Schwan's Sales Enterprises
(218) 828-0134
7998 Industrial Park Rd
Baxter, MN

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Walmart Supercenter
(507) 235-2500
1250 Goemann Road
Fairmont, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(507) 235-2517
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Cub Foods Burnsville So
(952) 435-8300
1750 West County Rd 42
Burnsville, MN
 
Hy-Vee
(507) 238-4323
907 South State Street
Fairmont, MN
Store Hours
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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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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