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Easter Eggs Maryland Heights MO

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

Maryland Plaza Iga
(314) 739-0081
10 Fee Fee Rd
Maryland Hts, MO
 
Walmart
(314) 291-2300
10835 St Charles Rock Road
St. Ann, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(314) 291-8110
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
(314) 644-7791
2100 Maplewood Commons Dr
Maplewood, MO
Pharmacy #
(314)644-7734

Walmart
(314) 781-2165
1900 Maplewood Commons Dr
Maplewood, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(314) 781-2935
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Shop 'N Save
(314) 644-5890
7355 Manchester Rd
Maplewood, MO
 
Shop 'N Save
(314) 429-6300
10634 St Charles Rock Rd
St Ann, MO
 
Target
(314) 291-0600
12275 Saint Charles Rock Rd
Bridgeton, MO
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.

Dierbergs West Oak
(314) 432-6561
11481 Olive St
Creve Coeur, MO
 
Dierbergs Heritage Place
(314) 542-2094
12595 Olive St Rd
Creve Coeur, MO
 
Shop 'N Save
(314) 427-7066
9070 St Charles Rock Rd
St John, MO
 

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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