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Easter Eggs Danville IL

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

Walmart Supercenter
(217) 443-9520
4101 N Vermilion Suite A
Danville, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(217) 443-9587
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Danville County Market Vm
(217) 443-8246
2917 No Vermilion
Danville, IL
Catlin Iga
(217) 427-5791
102 No Sandusky Po Bx 867
Catlin, IL
Kirby Foods Inc
(217) 442-6409
102 N Griffin St
Danville, IL

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Sam'S Club
(708) 531-0807
141 W. North Ave.
North Lake, IL
Pharmacy #

Danville County Market Tc
(217) 431-8600
52 Tn Ctr 2 E Main St
Danville, IL
Kens Iga
(217) 267-2426
707 No State
Westville, IL
Covington Family Ctr Iga
(765) 793-2352
1 Ct House Court W
Covington, IN
Bismarck Corner Market
(217) 759-7986
4 E Holloway St
Bismarck, IL

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(847) 438-2200
820 South Rand
Lake Zurich, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(847) 438-4949
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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