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Easter Eggs Mount Vernon OH

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

Walmart Supercenter
(740) 392-3800
1575 Coshocton Avenue
Mt Vernon, OH
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 #
(740) 392-3890
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Hitchman Super Valu
(419) 883-2821
11 Liberty St
Butler, OH
 
Meijer
(740) 366-7935
1155 N 21St St
Newark, OH
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 8am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Hopewell 5 Bison Incorporated
(740) 668-5050
25582 Hopewell Rd
Gambier, OH

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Stop Mart
(740) 349-7433
413 Mount Vernon Rd
Newark, OH

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Taylors Super Valu
(740) 694-5051
So Main St
Fredericktown, OH
 
Stoodts Super Valu
(419) 886-3131
184 So Main St
Bellville, OH
 
Walmart Supercenter
(740) 364-9090
1315 North 21St Street
Newark, OH
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 #
(740) 364-9114
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Newark Meat Supply Incorporated
(740) 345-6696
155 Clinton St
Newark, OH

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Lil' Bear
(740) 345-0945
61 S 3rd St
Newark, OH

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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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