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Easter Eggs Osawatomie KS

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

Walmart Supercenter
(913) 294-5400
310 Hedge Lane
Paola, KS
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(913) 294-5777
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pretz George Dairy
(913) 755-3806
27375 W 347th St
Paola, KS
 
Price Chopper Bakery & Deli
(913) 557-5666
309 N Hospital Dr
Paola, KS
 
Wal-Mart Supercenter
(913) 294-0819
310 Hedge Ln
Paola, KS
 
Price Chopper
(913) 837-4325
1400 W Amity St
Louisburg, KS
 
Walmart Supercenter
(785) 242-9222
2101 Princeton Rd
Ottawa, KS
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(785) 242-1034
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Moon'S Iga
(913) 755-2635
701 6 Osawatomie
Osawatomie, KS
 
Caseys General Store 1337
(913) 294-9717
404 S Silver St
Paola, KS
 
Buy Rite Groceries
(913) 837-4325
Old Hwy 69 S
Louisburg, KS
 
Casey's General Store
(785) 242-4949
1002 N Main St
Ottawa, KS

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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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