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Easter Eggs Forest Lake MN

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

Marketplace Foods
(651) 464-6111
935 So Lake St
Forest Lake, MN
 
Target
(651) 464-4700
356 12Th St Sw
Forest Lake, 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.

Rainbow Forest Lake
(651) 464-8043
289 12Th St Sw
Forest Lake, MN
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Supertarget
(651) 784-7601
749 Apollo Dr
Lino Lakes, MN
 
Supertarget
(763) 586-4352
1500 109Th Ave Ne
Blaine, MN
 
Cub Foods Forest Lake
(651) 982-4511
2013 Broadway Ave West
Forest Lake, MN
 
Walmart
(651) 464-9740
200 12Th St Sw
Forest Lake, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(651) 464-9742
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Brinks Market
(651) 257-1700
11460 Lake Blvd Box 617
Chisago City, MN
 
Festival Foods
(763) 786-2278
9101 So Hwy Drive
Lexington, MN
 
Cub Foods Blaine East
(763) 784-4368
4205 Pheasant Ridge Dr
Blaine, 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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