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Easter Eggs Oak Creek WI

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

Oak Creek Sentry
(414) 768-7920
8561 So Howell
Oak Creek, WI
Pick 'N Save Oak Creek - Ryan Road
(414) 761-1498
2320 W. Ryan Road
Oak Creek, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save South Milwaukee
(414) 764-0925
2901 S. Chicago Avenue
South Milwaukee, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Milwaukee - 27Th/Loomis
(414) 281-2900
3701 S. 27Th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Cudahy
(414) 744-8883
5851 S. Packard Avenue
Cudahy, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Oak Creek - Tri City
(414) 761-1240
6462 S. 27Th St.
Oak Creek, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Oak Creek - Puetz/Howell
(414) 571-9910
8770 S. Howell Ave.
Oak Creek, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Festival Foods
(414) 281-8447
4771 So 27Th Ave
Greenfield, WI
(414) 282-1000
4777 S 27Th St
Greenfield, WI
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.

Sam'S Club
(414) 761-0088
6705 S. 27Th St.
Franklin, WI
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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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