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Easter Eggs Lynden WA

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

(360) 318-0688
8071 Guide Meridian Rd #101
Lynden, WA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,seafood,starbucks,People's Bank
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 5:00AM-1:00AM
Pharmacy #
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 11:00AM-6:00PM

Pay'N Run Starving Sams
(360) 988-9205
5785 Everson Goshen Bx 37
Sumas, WA
(360) 671-6947
4299 Guide Meridian Street
Bellingham, WA
Trader Joe'S
(360) 734-5166
2410 James St.
Bellingham, WA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Baker Bear Grocery
(360) 734-3000
1706 Mt Baker Hwy
Bellingham, WA

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Dodsons Iga
(360) 592-5351
3705 Mt Baker Hwy
Everson, WA
(360) 734-0220
30 Bellis Fair Pkwy
Bellingham, WA
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.

(360) 647-1400
4420 Meridian St
Bellingham, WA
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 #
(360) 647-1611
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Cost Cutter Foods
(360) 354-7554
1898 Front St
Lynden, WA

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Grocery Outlet
(360) 650-9655
1600 Ellis St
Bellingham, WA

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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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