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Easter Eggs Madison AL

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

Publix
(256) 461-1860
8000 Madison Blvd Ste A
Madison, AL
Pharmacy #
(256) 461-6467

Walmart Supercenter
(256) 461-7403
8650 Madison Blvd.
Madison, AL
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 #
(256) 461-7812
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Supertarget
(256) 922-0189
6275 University Dr Ste 15
Huntsville, AL
 
Publix
(256) 851-5958
5850 Highway 53
Harvest, AL
Pharmacy #
(256) 851-5963

Publix
(256) 230-2076
22031 Us Highway 72
Athens, AL
Pharmacy #
(256) 230-2324

Publix
(256) 864-0112
7830 Highway 72 W
Madison, AL
Pharmacy #
(256) 864-0511

Publix
(256) 230-2626
12070 County Line Rd Ste C
Madison, AL
Pharmacy #
(256) 230-2631

Walmart Supercenter
(256) 837-7272
6140A Univ Drive
Huntsville, AL
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 #
(256) 837-1656
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sam'S Club
(256) 837-7323
5651 Holmes Avenue N.W.
Huntsville, AL
 
Aldi
1000 Belt Line Road
Decatur, AL
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm

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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