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Easter Eggs Owosso MI

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

Walmart Supercenter
(989) 723-2552
1621 East M-21
Owosso, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(989) 723-2656
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Aldi
5340 Pierson Road
Flushing, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

Bannan's Foodland
(989) 725-2779
632 N Shiawassee St
Owosso, MI

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Mark's Iga
(517) 651-6228
7400 Woodbury Rd
Laingsburg, MI

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Quik Stop
(989) 288-3373
503 S Oak St
Durand, MI

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Aldi
1630 E. Main Street
Owosso, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

Walmart Supercenter
(989) 224-8099
1165 Superior Drive
St Johns, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(989) 224-8299
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Harrands Corner Store
(989) 288-4414
6955 E M 71
Durand, MI

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Carters Food Center
(989) 288-6446
8751 Monroe Rd
Durand, MI

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Riverside Market Inc
(989) 288-3382
311 N Oak St
Durand, MI

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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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