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Easter Eggs Murphysboro IL

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

Walmart Supercenter
(618) 684-5041
6495 Country Club Road
Murphysboro, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(618) 687-3478
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: Closed

Walmart Supercenter
(618) 457-2033
1450 East Main
Carbondale, IL
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 #
(618) 549-0709
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart
(618) 942-7386
1713 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL
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 #
(618) 942-6641
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Schnucks
(618) 351-0463
915 W Main St
Carbondale, IL

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Borowiak's Iga Foodliner
(618) 985-5660
1114 S Division St
Carterville, IL

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Borowiak Iga
(618) 687-1111
503 Walnut St
Murphysboro, IL
 
Borowiak'S Iga
(618) 985-5660
114 So Division
Carterville, IL
 
Walmart Supercenter
(618) 542-8438
215 Grant Way
Du Quoin, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(618) 542-2488
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

International Grocery
(618) 529-1206
1811 W Main St
Carbondale, IL

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Farm Fresh Supermarket
(618) 985-6574
209 N Division St
Carterville, IL

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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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