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Easter Eggs Nokomis FL

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

Publix
(941) 484-8461
1091 Tamiami Trl N
Nokomis, FL
 
Publix
(941) 480-0779
1445 E Venice Ave
Venice, FL
Pharmacy #
(941) 480-1889

Publix
(941) 484-3346
535 Tamiami Trl S
Venice, FL
Pharmacy #
(941) 485-4486

Publix
(941) 497-6048
4173 Tamiami Trl S
Venice, FL
 
Publix
(941) 925-4778
8409 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL
Pharmacy #
(941) 925-7238

Walmart Supercenter
(941) 918-1247
13140 South Tamiami Trail
Osprey, FL
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 #
(941) 918-2473
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Publix
(941) 485-1037
345 Jacaranda Blvd
Venice, FL
Pharmacy #
(941) 485-1216

Alberston Market
(941) 493-0506
1590 Us Hwy 41 - Venice Bypass
Venice, FL
 
Walmart Supercenter
(941) 497-2523
4150 S Tamiami Trail
Venice, FL
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 #
(941) 493-5902
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(941) 925-3377
8401 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

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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