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Easter Eggs Madisonville KY

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

Walmart Supercenter
(270) 821-6388
1756 East Center St
Madisonville, KY
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 #
(270) 821-4031
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wicks Well Market & Deli
(270) 821-9271
3605 Nebo Rd
Madisonville, KY

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Ideal Market
(270) 338-6060
129 Luzerne Depoy Rd
Greenville, KY

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Walmart Supercenter
(606) 348-3331
175 Walmart Plaza Dr
Monticello, KY
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 #
(606) 348-3333
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(270) 384-4745
2988 Burkesville Rd.
Columbia, KY
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 #
(270) 384-3913
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: Closed

Sureway Food Store
(270) 821-3181
1050 Thornberry Dr
Madisonville, KY

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Save-A-Lot
(270) 667-7836
111 Montgomery Ave
Providence, KY

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Stewart's Iga Foodliner
(270) 338-1512
306 S Main St
Greenville, KY

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Meijer
(859) 219-3700
351 Meijer Way Suite 100
Lexington, KY
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Remke Markets
(859) 331-2200
2501 Dixie Hwy
Ft Mitchell, KY
 
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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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