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Easter Eggs Chanhassen MN

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

County Market
(952) 934-1010
7900 Market Blvd
Chanhassen, MN
 
Byerly Foods
(952) 474-1298
800 W 78Th St
Chanhassen, MN
 
Walmart Supercenter
(952) 445-8013
8101 Old Carriage Court
Shakopee, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(952) 445-8058
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Coopers County Market
(952) 448-2325
710 Walnut St
Chaska, MN
 
Cub Foods Shakopee
(952) 403-1620
1198 Vierling Dr E
Shakopee, MN
 
Target
(952) 470-0206
851 W 78Th St
Chanhassen, MN
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.

Cub Foods Shorewood
(952) 380-9900
23800 State Hwy 7
Shorewood, MN
 
Sam'S Club
(952) 496-1979
8201 Old Carriage Ct.
Shakopee, MN
Pharmacy #
(952)496-2982

El Burrito Mercado
(952) 445-1262
123 W 2Nd Ave
Shakopee, MN
 
Supertarget
(952) 361-3043
111 Pioneer Trail
Chaska, MN
 

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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