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Easter Eggs Eau Claire WI

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

Supertarget
(715) 838-0196
3649 S Hastings Way
Eau Claire, WI
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 Supercenter
(715) 834-0733
3915 Gateway Drive
Eau Claire, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(715) 834-5966
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 Supercenter
(715) 738-2254
2786 Commercial Blvd
Chippewa Falls, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(715) 738-2418
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Hahn's Market
(715) 835-1032
3045 N Hastings Way
Eau Claire, WI

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Festival Foods
(715) 838-1000
3007 Mall Dr
Eau Claire, WI

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Sam'S Club
(715) 836-9585
4001 Gateway Dr.
Eau Claire, WI
 
Gordy'S Iga Plus
(715) 726-2500
212 Baystreet
Chippewa Falls, WI
 
Mondovi Supervalu Foods
(715) 926-3342
142 E Hudson
Mondovi, WI
 
Luer's Grocery
(715) 832-5952
N2098 Hwy 85
Eau Claire, WI

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Kent's Country Market
(715) 875-4186
E9173 State Road 85
Rock Falls, WI

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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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