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Easter Eggs Canon City CO

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

Safeway
(719) 275-5221
1414 Main St.
Canon City, CO
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Pharmacy #
719-275-7161
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-8:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-3:00PM

Royal Gorge Meat Packing
(719) 275-6911
2980 Ute St
Canon City, CO

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Big D Superfoods
(719) 784-3066
1100 E Main St
Florence, CO

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Whole Foods Market
(720) 941-4100
2375 E. 1St Ave
Denver, CO
 
Cub Foods
(303) 320-1110
4600 S Leetsdale
Glendale, CO
 
Walmart Supercenter
(719) 275-2375
3105 Hwy 50 East
Canon City, CO
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 #
(719) 275-1641
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sam Andy Foods International
(719) 269-8409
596 McDaniel Blvd Ste 111
Canon City, CO

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Penrose Country Market
(719) 372-3115
307 Broadway St
Penrose, CO

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Alberston Market
(303) 773-9696
7450 S University
Littleton, CO
 
Safeway
(303) 355-5486
3110 East First Ave.
Denver, CO
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight

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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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