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Easter Eggs Eden Prairie MN

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

Jerrys Foods
(952) 941-9680
9625 Anderson Lakes Pkwy
Eden Prairie, MN
 
Costco
(952) 943-4800
12011 Technology Drive
Eden Prairie, MN
 
Cub Foods Eden Prairie
(952) 941-9050
8015 Den Rd
Eden Prairie, MN
 
Rainbow Eden Prairie
(952) 934-6595
970 Prairie Center Dr
Eden Prairie, MN
Store Hours
6 AM - 10 PM

Driskill Foods
(952) 933-8838
14400 Excelsior Blvd
Minnetonka, MN
 
Driskill Foods
(952) 937-9585
16500 W 78Th St
Eden Prairie, MN
 
Target
(952) 944-0700
8225 Flying Cloud Dr
Eden Prairie, MN
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
(952) 829-9040
12195 Singletree Ln
Eden Prairie, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(952) 829-9030
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(952) 470-0206
851 W 78Th St
Chanhassen, MN
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.

County Market
(952) 934-1010
7900 Market Blvd
Chanhassen, MN
 

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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