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Easter Eggs Merrill WI

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

Walmart
(715) 536-2414
3500 East Main Street
Merrill, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(715) 536-5530
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pick 'N Save Wausau
(715) 849-1323
205 Central Bridge Street
Wausau, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Dave's County Market
(715) 536-2571
300 E 1st St
Merrill, WI

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Kohlman's Inc
(715) 845-4991
735 S 3rd Ave
Wausau, WI

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Ormsons Supervalu Foods
(715) 265-4660
124 W Oak St
Glenwood City, WI
 
Sam'S Club
(715) 359-0044
4000 Rib Mountain Dr.
Wausau, WI
Pharmacy #
(715)359-0044

Walmart Supercenter
(715) 359-2282
4300 Rib Mountain Drive
Wausau, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(715) 359-6877
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

County Market Pharmacy
(715) 845-8846
220 S 18th Ave
Wausau, WI

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Crossroads County Market
(715) 845-8846
220 S 18th Ave
Wausau, WI
 
Target
(414) 282-1000
4777 S 27Th St
Greenfield, WI
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.

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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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