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Easter Eggs Mankato MN

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

Sam'S Club
(507) 386-7600
1831 Madison Ave.
Mankato, MN
 
Target
(507) 625-1011
1850 Adams St
Mankato, MN
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.

Cub Foods West
(507) 387-4163
1200 S Riverfront Dr
Mankato, MN
 
Hindi Store
(507) 387-1035
2156 Hoffman Rd
Mankato, MN
 
All American Foods Inc
(507) 388-3234
23382 3rd Ave
Mankato, MN
 
Walmart Supercenter
(507) 625-9318
1881 Madison Avenue
Mankato, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(507) 625-1660
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mocols Super Market
(507) 345-3129
1001 N Broad St
Mankato, MN
 
Happy Dans Convenience Stores
(507) 625-5669
Hwy 22 & Hoffman Rd
Mankato, MN
 
Cub Foods
(507) 387-4163
1200 S Riverfront Dr
Mankato, MN

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Hy Vee
(507) 345-5091
410 S Riverfront Dr
Mankato, MN
 
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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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