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Easter Eggs Eastpointe MI

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

Aldi
18867 E. 9 Mile Road
Eastpointe, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm

Costco
(586) 447-0191
27118 Gratiot Avenue
Roseville, MI
 
Aldi
15415 Gratiot Ave.
Detroit, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

Mr C'S Supermarket
(313) 372-5434
12055 Morang
Detroit, MI
 
Aldi
14708 Mack Avenue
Detroit, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm

Target
(313) 371-9751
18000 Vernier Rd
Harper Woods, 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.

Walmart
(586) 777-0221
28804 Gratiot Avenue
Roseville, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(586) 777-9475
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
(586) 415-9987
31720 Gratiot Ave.
Roseville, MI
Pharmacy #
(586)415-9980

Oakridge Market
(586) 296-7230
31240 Groesbeck Hwy
Fraser, MI
 
Trader Joe'S
(313) 640-7794
17028 Kercheval Avenue
Grosse Pointe, MI
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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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