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Easter Eggs Kings Mountain NC

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

Food Lion
(704) 739-8044
1320 Shelby Road
Kings Mountain, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Ingles Markets
(704) 629-2326
205 Gastonia Hwy
Bessemer City, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 10:00pm

Food Lion
(704) 866-7022
2211 North New Hope Road
Gastonia, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(704) 435-5041
1209 Shelby Hwy
Cherryville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Aldi
413 Earl Road
Shelby, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Ingles Markets
(704) 734-0855
111 Shelby Road
Kings Mountain, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Walmart Supercenter
(704) 864-6776
223 North Myrtle School Road
Gastonia, 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 #
(704) 864-6670
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
(704) 867-9093
3570 W. Franklin Ave
Gastonia, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(704) 435-4449
2505 Lincolnton Highway
Cherryville, 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 #
(704) 435-4331
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
(704) 922-9832
3123 Dallas Hgh Shoals Hw
Dallas, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 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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