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Easter Eggs Chesterfield MO

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

Target
(636) 591-0234
1272 Town & Country Crossing Dr
Chesterfield, MO
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.

Dierbergs Four Seasons
(314) 469-1400
Hwy 141 & Olive St Rd
Chesterfield, MO
 
Trader Joe'S
(636) 536-7846
1679 Clarkson Road
Chesterfield, MO
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(636) 536-4601
100 Thf Blvd
Chesterfield, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(636) 536-4604
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Dierbergs Clarkson
(636) 394-2254
1322 Clarkson
Ellisville, MO
 
Dierbergs Marketplace
(636) 537-9400
1730 Clarkson Rd
Chesterfield, MO
 
Whole Foods Market
(636) 527-1160
1160 Town And Country Crossing Drivesw Corner Of Clayton And Woods Mill
Town And Country, MO
 
Sam'S Club
(636) 728-0359
196 Thf Blvd
Chesterfield, MO
Pharmacy #
(636)728-0372

Target
(636) 536-6207
40 Thf Blvd
Chesterfield, MO
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.

Costco
(636) 686-7400
301 Highlands Blvd Drive
Manchester, MO
 

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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