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Easter Eggs Hendersonville NC

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

Aldi
110 Duncan Hill Road
Hendersonville, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Ingles Markets
(828) 692-0456
980 Hwy. 25 North
Hendersonville, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

Walmart Supercenter
(828) 696-8285
250 Highlands Square
Hendersonville, 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 #
(828) 696-8021
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Ingles Markets
(828) 692-1335
20 Highland Lake Rd.
Flat Rock, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

Ingles Markets
(828) 684-8858
901 Hendersonville Rd.
Fletcher, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

Sam'S Club
(828) 698-6889
300 Highlands Square Drive
Hendersonville, NC
 
Ingles Markets
(828) 692-1368
S 176 (Spartanburg Hwy.)
Hendersonville, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 10:00pm

Food Lion
(828) 693-8983
800 Greenville Highway
Hendersonville, NC
Store Hours
Sun-Th 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(828) 890-4706
6 Crossroad Drive
Horse Shoe, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Ingles Markets
(828) 891-0089
400 Brevard Rd.
Etowah, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

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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