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Easter Eggs King NC

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

Food Lion
(336) 983-3010
705P South Main Street
King, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(336) 922-6993
4615 Yadkinville Road
Pfafftown, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(336) 377-9194
320 East Hanes Mill Road
Winston-Salem, 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 #
(336) 377-2327
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Ingles Markets
(336) 591-5818
02 S. Main Street
Walnut Cove, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Food Lion
(336) 744-7507
3505 Patterson Ave.
Salem, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Food Lion
(336) 969-9542
1050 Highway 65
Rural Hall, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(336) 922-1380
5379 Shattalon Dr.
Salem, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Sam'S Club
(336) 377-2820
284 Summit Square Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC
 
Aldi
5622 Hanes Mill Road
Winston-Salem, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Target
(336) 744-7880
5420 University Pkwy
Winston Salem, 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.

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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