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Easter Eggs Lillington NC

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

Food Lion
(910) 893-3921
8 The Sqr At Lillington
Lillington, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(910) 892-0445
590 Jackson Blvd
Erwin, 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 #
(910) 892-1011
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
(919) 552-1388
1338 N. Main St.
Varina, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(919) 894-0252
700 E. Parrish Dr.
Benson, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Harris Teeter
(919) 552-0103
1422 North Main Street
Fuquay Varina, NC
Store Hours
6am-Midnight

Food Lion
(919) 639-2797
1363 North Raleigh St
Angier, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(910) 892-9121
2202 West Cumberland St
Dunn, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(919) 567-2350
1051 East Broad Street
Fuquay-Varina, 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 #
(919) 567-9130
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Aldi
1375 North Main Street
Fuquay-Varina, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 11am - 6pm

Food Lion
(919) 557-1175
517 North Main St.
Holly Springs, 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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