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Easter Eggs Covington KY

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

Super Valu Discount Foods
(859) 392-8050
1616 Madison Ave
Covington, KY
 
Remke Markets
(859) 331-2200
2501 Dixie Hwy
Ft Mitchell, KY
 
Riverside Super Valu
(859) 491-5535
118 Sixth Ave
Dayton, KY
 
Biggs Foods
(513) 347-0300
5071 Glencrossing Way
Cincinnati, OH
 
Remke Markets
(859) 746-5000
3960 Turkey Foot Road
Independence, KY
 
Remke Markets
(859) 291-4200
82 Carouthers Road
Newport, KY
 
Walmart Supercenter
(859) 341-7900
3450 Valley Plaza Parkway
Ft Wright, KY
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 #
(859) 341-3714
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
(513) 922-8881
2322 Ferguson Road
Cincinnati, OH
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 #
(513) 922-8441
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Meijer
(859) 448-4200
5400 Alexandria Pike
Cold Spring, KY
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Target
(513) 719-1076
6150 Glenway Ave
Cincinnati, OH
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

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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