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Easter Eggs New Philadelphia OH

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

Walmart Supercenter
(330) 339-3991
231 Bluebell Dr N.W.
New Philadelphia, 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 #
(330) 339-6163
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thornes Iga Supercenter
(330) 627-5665
501 W Main St
Carrollton, OH
Town & Country Iga
(330) 866-4277
8648 Waynesburg Dr SE
Waynesburg, OH

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Super Duper Supermarket
(330) 627-2129
501 W Main St
Carrollton, OH

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Briar Hill Foods Inc
(330) 627-5665
501 W Main St
Carrollton, OH

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Dellroy Market
(330) 735-2442
320 Smith St Po Box 148
Dellroy, OH
Swiss Village Bulk Foods Inc
(330) 852-2896
309 S Broadway St
Sugarcreek, OH

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Dorsey's County Pride Foods
(330) 863-2333
7397 Canton Rd NW
Malvern, OH

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Happy Hollow Farm Market
(330) 627-0400
6176 Vo Ash Dr SW
Carrollton, OH

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Little Store
(330) 627-3733
2265 Waynesburg Rd NW
Carrollton, 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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