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Easter Eggs Greenville NC

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

Food Lion
(252) 830-6259
2460 Stantonburg Road
Greenville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6-12 MIDNIGHT

Target
(252) 355-8020
3040 S Evans St
Greenville, NC
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.

Food Lion
(252) 757-3741
3136 East 10Th Street
Greenville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 2 AM

Aldi
655 S. Square Drive
Winterville, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Food Lion
(252) 746-8907
120 Nc 102 West
Ayden, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Food Lion
(252) 752-1380
4330 E. Tenth Street
Greenville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(252) 355-2441
210 Greenville Blvd
Greenville, NC
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 #
(252) 355-3001
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(252) 321-2368
4822 Old Tar Road
Winterville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Sam'S Club
(252) 439-0400
4240 N. Carolina Hwy 11 S
Winterville, NC
 
Food Lion
(252) 753-4790
3434 A Cooperative Way
Farmville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

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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