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Easter Eggs Menomonie WI

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

Walmart Supercenter
(715) 235-6565
180 Cedar Falls Road
Menomonie, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(715) 235-7885
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Ormsons Supervalu Foods
(715) 265-4660
124 W Oak St
Glenwood City, WI
 
Cut Rite Meat Shoppe
(715) 232-8435
872 Broadway St N
Menomonie, WI

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Red Barn Country Store
(715) 778-5848
W4890 State Road 29
Spring Valley, WI

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Walmart Supercenter
(608) 326-2408
38020 U.S. Highway 18
Prairie Du Chien, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(608) 326-5103
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Spring Valley Supervalu
(715) 778-5095
So 422 Mckay Ave
Spring Valley, WI
 
Marketplace Foods
(715) 235-4201
207 Pine Ave W
Menomonie, WI

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Sailers Food Market
(715) 639-2191
600 W Winter Ave
Elmwood, WI

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Kent's Country Market
(715) 875-4186
E9173 State Road 85
Rock Falls, WI

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Pick 'N Save West Allis - 108Th/Cleveland
(414) 541-1333
2625 S. 108Th St.
West Allis, WI
Store Hours
24 Hours

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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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