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Easter Eggs Cary NC

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

Harris Teeter
(919) 467-1259
98 Cornerstone Dr
Cary, NC
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(919) 467-6133
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Food Lion
(919) 467-4168
980 Kildare Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Harris Teeter
(919) 233-9483
2080 Kildaire Farm Rd
Cary, NC
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(919) 858-9978
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Walmart
(919) 852-0651
2010 Kildaire Farm Rd
Cary, 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 #
(919) 852-0749
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Whole Foods Market
(919) 816-8830
102B New Waverly Place
Cary, NC
 
Harris Teeter
(919) 233-3476
1151 Tryon Village Dr
Cary, NC
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(919) 233-4831
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Harris Teeter
(919) 380-0197
1111 Walnut St
Cary, NC
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs

Food Lion
(919) 387-1192
2978 Kildare Farm Road
Cary, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Target
(919) 233-4451
2021 Walnut St
Cary, NC
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

BJ's
(919) 854-2777
2370 Walnut St.
Cary, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Gas(R), BJ's Optical Department(R), Delicatessen, Tire Center Operated by Monro(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.

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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