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Easter Eggs Mooresville NC

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

Food Lion
(704) 799-9425
835 Williamson Rd
Mooresville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Bottom Dollar Food
(704) 663-4259
235 East Plaza Drive
Mooresville, NC
Store Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM, 7 days a week

Aldi
132 E. Plaza Dr.
Mooresville, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Supertarget
(704) 799-1233
594 River Hwy
Mooresville, NC
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.

Food Lion
(704) 528-9068
520 North Main Street
Troutman, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(704) 664-5238
169 Norman Station Blvd
Mooresville, 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 #
(704) 664-5245
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
(704) 664-5150
North Main Street
Mooresville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

BJ's
(704) 799-6532
585 Bluefield Rd.
Mooresville, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Gas(R), BJ's Optical Department(R), BJ's Propane(TM), Delicatessen, Tire Center Operated by Monro(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.

Food Lion
(704) 892-4220
20125 North Main St
Cornelius, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(704) 875-1651
706 Gilead Road
Huntersville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

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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