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Easter Eggs Parkersburg WV

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

Walmart Supercenter
(304) 489-1905
2900 Pike Street
Parkersburg, WV
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 #
(304) 489-3268
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sam'S Club
(304) 295-0280
1100 Grand Central Ave.
Vienna, WV
 
Walmart Supercenter
(740) 376-9030
804 Pike Street
Marietta, 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 #
(740) 376-9035
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Foodland
(304) 428-9165
1206 Plum St
Parkersburg, WV

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Kompak Iii
(304) 485-4199
1401 23rd St
Parkersburg, WV

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Walmart Supercenter
(304) 422-3522
701 Grand Central Av
Vienna, WV
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 #
(304) 422-3526
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Aldi
1400 Grand Central Ave.
Vienna, WV
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

St Marys Shop 'N Save
(304) 684-3878
Rt #2 Po Box 268
St Marys, WV
 
Ralphs Food Fair
(304) 428-5414
2108 Pike St
Parkersburg, WV

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Kompak4
(304) 422-2200
1508 Saint Marys Ave
Parkersburg, WV

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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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