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Easter Eggs Muscatine IA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(563) 263-8312
3003 North Hwy 61
Muscatine, IA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(563) 262-3755
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
(309) 582-5617
1500 Se 5Th Street
Aledo, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(309) 582-5108
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: Closed

Jeff's Market
(563) 785-4767
408 6th St
Durant, IA

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Meatheads Meat Market
(309) 787-2466
520 10th Ave W
Milan, IL

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Boney's Farm Store Inc
(309) 582-5395
2201 South East 3rd Street
Aledo, IL
Services / Departments
Miscellaneous General Merchandise Stores

Hy-Vee
(309) 793-0684
2930 18Th Avenue
Rock Island, IL
Store Hours
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Walmart Supercenter
(563) 445-0272
3101 West Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(563) 445-1098
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Eagle Foods
(309) 794-1416
2252 24th St.
Rock Island, IL

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Rock Island Country Mkt L LC
(309) 794-1417
2252 24TH St
Rock Island, IL

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Slagle Super Markets Inc
(563) 391-4124
6723 Northwest Blvd
Davenport, IA

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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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