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Easter Eggs Morganton NC

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

Walmart
(828) 433-7696
1227 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, 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 #
(828) 433-8086
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
(828) 438-9875
1230 Burkemont Ave
Morganton, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(828) 874-4214
827 Main Street S.W.
Valdese, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Ingles Markets
(828) 726-0029
630 Connelly Springs Rd.
Granite Falls, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Food Lion
(828) 397-5882
511 Us Hwy 70 East
Hildebran, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Aldi
528 West Fleming Dr.
Morganton, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Ingles Markets
(828) 437-4071
227 Burkemont Ave
Morganton, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 11:00pm

Food Lion
(828) 728-1181
3078 Hickory Blvd.
Hudson, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(828) 396-3170
4780 Hickory Blvd
Granite Falls, 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 #
(828) 396-3685
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Aldi
205 Wilkesboro Blvd Ne
Lenoir, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

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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