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Easter Eggs East Lansing MI

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

L & L Food Center C Hills
(517) 332-3577
6075 North Hagadorn Road
East Lansing, MI
 
Walmart
(517) 487-9150
3225 Towne Centre Blvd
Lansing, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(517) 487-9161
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
(517) 349-6800
2055 W Grand River
Okemos, MI
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 8am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Walmart
(517) 381-5243
5110 Times Square
Okemos, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(517) 381-8267
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

L & L Food Center Mt Hope
(
1615 West Mt Hope Ave
Lansing, MI
 
L & L Food Center Okemos
(517) 347-1722
1619 West Grand River Ave
Okemos, MI
 
Sam'S Club
(517) 482-9149
2925 Towne Centre Blvd
Lansing, MI
Pharmacy #
(517)482-1803

Target
(517) 347-0700
4890 Marsh Rd
Okemos, MI
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.

L & L Food Center King
(517) 887-1877
5016 S Martin Luther King
Lansing, MI
 
Daily Deals
(517) 853-8651
3630 So Cedar St
Lansing, MI
 

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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