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Easter Eggs Charleston WV

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

Oakhurst Foodland
(304) 744-0491
1504 Oakhurst Dr
Charleston, WV
 
Smiths Super Valu
(304) 965-3311
Po Box 12150Big Chimney
Charleston, WV
 
Aldi
434 12Th St.
Dunbar, WV
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

Target
(304) 746-5445
30 Rhl Blvd
Charleston, WV
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.

Sissonville Foodland
(304) 984-1712
Po Box 13307
Sissonville, WV
 
Bigley Ave Foodland Fresh
(304) 342-0280
10 Spring St
Charleston, WV
 
Kanawha City Foodland
(304) 925-2154
5003 Maccorkle Ave Se
Charleston, WV
 
Sam'S Club
(304) 746-1700
2500 Mountaineer Blvd
South Charleston, WV
Pharmacy #
(304)744-3649

Walmart Supercenter
(304) 746-1720
2700 Mountaineer Blv
South Charleston, WV
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 #
(304) 746-1725
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(304) 769-0100
100 Nitro Marketplace
Crosslanes, WV
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 #
(304) 769-0140
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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