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Easter Eggs Charlotte NC

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

Target
(704) 973-3121
900 Metropolitan Ave Ste 2
Charlotte, NC
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.

Food Lion
(704) 596-8148
2935 Wt Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(704) 333-4389
3009 Plaza Road E. 34Rd S
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Harris Teeter
(704) 364-1245
6701 Morrison Blvd
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(704) 364-9043
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Aldi
2526 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 11am - 6pm

Trader Joe'S
(704) 334-0737
1133 Metropolitan Ave*
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Harris Teeter
(704) 521-8394
5030 Park Rd.
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
7am-10pm

Walmart
(704) 535-3708
3304 Eastway Drive
Charlotte, 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 #
(704) 535-7954
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(704) 399-1880
4709 Tuckaseegee Rd
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Food Lion
(704) 367-1849
931 N. Wendover Road
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 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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