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Easter Eggs Columbia MO

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

Walmart Supercenter
(573) 445-9506
3001 W. Broadway
Columbia, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(573) 445-3708
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sam'S Club
(573) 875-2979
101 Conley Rd.
Columbia, MO
Pharmacy #
(573)875-1095

Hy-Vee
(573) 447-0133
3100 W Broadway
Columbia, MO

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C & R Markets
(573) 682-5999
975 E Highway 22
Centralia, MO

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Shop 'N Save
(314) 429-6300
10634 St Charles Rock Rd
St Ann, MO
 
Hy-Vee
(573) 442-7703
25 Conley Road
Columbia, MO
Store Hours
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, beginning at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, April 13, 2010.

Walmart Supercenter
(573) 499-4935
415 Conley Road
Columbia, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(573) 499-1933
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Hong Kong Market
(573) 474-2878
3510 Interstate 70 Dr SE Ste D
Columbia, MO

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Walmart
(314) 521-3422
10741 W Florissant Ave
Saint Louis, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(314) 521-2230
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
(314) 835-9406
1202 So. Kirkwood Road
Kirkwood, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(314) 835-9409
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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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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