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Easter Eggs Fort Payne AL

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

Walmart Supercenter
(256) 845-3163
2001 Glenn Blvd Sw
Fort Payne, AL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(256) 997-1194
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Save-A-Lot
(256) 845-8807
2000 Gault Ave N
Fort Payne, AL

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Fyffe Foodland
(256) 623-2207
1331 Main St
Fyffe, AL

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Ensley Supermarket
(205) 787-5430
1128 22Nd St
Ensley, AL
 
Winn-Dixie
(334) 677-6067
2131 Ross Clark Circle
Dothan, AL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
334-677-4665
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

United Grocery Outlet
(256) 997-0722
1000 Dekalb Plaza Blvd SW
Fort Payne, AL

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Bruce's Foodland
(256) 845-1970
202 Greenhill Blvd NW
Fort Payne, AL

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Tony's Meats Inc
(256) 526-6328
165 Industrial Blvd
Leesburg, AL

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Publix
(256) 512-0990
6707 Highway 431 S
Owens Cross Roads, AL
 
Winn-Dixie
(334) 284-2611
4035 Eastern Blvd Parkway
Montgomery, AL
Services / Departments
Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
334-284-6511
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

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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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