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Easter Eggs Martinsville VA

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

Food Lion
(276) 638-2373
Highway 220 North
Martinsville, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(276) 629-7232
951 Fairystone Pk Hwy
Stanleytown, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(336) 623-8981
304 E Arbor Lane
Eden, 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 #
(336) 623-6494
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(336) 548-6540
6711 Nc Highway 135
Mayodan, 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 #
(336) 548-2737
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

King's Highway Produce Market
(336) 623-8225
598 W Kings Hwy
Eden, NC

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Walmart Supercenter
(276) 634-5110
976 Commonwealth Blvd
Martinsville, VA
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 #
(276) 638-2905
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
(276) 629-3819
5835 Virginia Ave
Bassett, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(336) 627-8504
824-E S. Van Buren Road
Eden, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(276) 632-2220
1101 Brookdale St Ste B
Martinsville, VA

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Grand Mart
(703) 266-2220
5900 Centreville Crest Ln
Centreville, VA
 
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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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