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Easter Eggs Great Falls MT

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

Van's Iga
(406) 761-7506
2500 6TH Ave N
Great Falls, MT

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Ronda Myers
(406) 771-7886
4213 Lewis Ave
Great Falls, MT

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Bi-Lo Food
(406) 543-8143
704 Sw Higgins
Missoula, MT
 
Safeway
(406) 846-1550
201 N Main St
Deer Lodge, MT
Services / Departments
floral,meat,pharmacy,produce
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-11:00PM
Pharmacy #
406-846-2884
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 11:00AM-6:00PM

Picchionis Iga
(406) 323-2410
10 9Th Ave West
Roundup, MT
 
Thai Asia Market
(406) 453-8551
6214 2ND Ave N
Great Falls, MT

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Vans Iga Great Falls East
(406) 761-6794
3160 10TH Ave S
Great Falls, MT

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Walmart
(406) 883-9211
170 Heritage Lane
Polson, MT
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(406) 883-9221
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Costco
(406) 495-7040
2195 E Custer Ave
Helena, MT
 
Costco
(406) 585-0383
2505 Catron Street
Bozeman, MT
 
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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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