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Easter Eggs Hurricane WV

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

Walmart Supercenter
(304) 562-0475
167 Progress Way
Hurricane, WV
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 #
(304) 562-3193
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Eleanor Foodland
(304) 586-2582
Rt #62
Eleanor, WV
 
Kanawha Terrace Supervalu
(304) 727-7931
2500 Kanawha Terrace
St Albans, WV
 
Hamlin Foodland
(304) 824-5606
8337 Court Ave
Hamlin, WV
 
West Hamlin Foodland
(304) 824-7150
Rt #10 So Lincoln Plaza
West Hamlin, WV
 
Teays Valley Foodland
(304) 757-3030
Po Box 470
Scott Depot, WV
 
Sixth Ave Foodland
(304) 727-5053
822 6Th Ave
St Albans, WV
 
Parkway Supermarket
(304) 727-8111
111 Pfaff St
St Albans, WV
 
Food Fair
(304) 755-8256
Main St Rt #62
Poca, WV
 
Yawkey Foodland Express
(304) 524-7682
Rt 3 Straight Fork Rd
Yawkey, WV
 

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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