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Easter Eggs Cedarburg WI

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

Pick 'N Save Grafton
(262) 243-5900
301 Falls Rd.
Grafton, WI
Store Hours
6AM - 11 PM

Target
(262) 375-6395
1250 N Port Washington Rd
Grafton, WI
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.

Walmart
(262) 284-9616
825 East Green Bay Avenue
Saukville, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(262) 284-9881
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(262) 255-1285
W190 N9855 Appleton Avenue
Germantown, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(262) 255-5351
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pick 'N Save Germantown
(262) 253-0841
N112 W16200 Mequon Rd.
Germantown, WI
Store Hours
6AM - 11 PM

Costco
(262) 204-1050
950 Port Washington Rd
Grafton, WI
 
Pick 'N Save Saukville
(262) 268-6894
810 East Green Bay Avenue
Saukville, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Mequon
(262) 241-6721
11300 N. Port Washington Rd.
Mequon, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save West Bend - Washington
(262) 338-5632
2518 W Washington Street
West Bend, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(262) 334-5760
1515 West Paradise Dr.
West Bend, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(262) 334-9860
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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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