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Easter Eggs Petoskey MI

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

Walmart Supercenter
(231) 439-0200
1850 Anderson Rd
Petoskey, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(231) 439-0071
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Oleson's Food Stores
(231) 347-2510
2000 N Us Highway 31
Petoskey, MI

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Good Hart Store
(231) 526-7661
1075 N Lake Shore Dr
Harbor Springs, MI

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Burts Market Llc
(231) 238-2878
5075 S Straits Hwy
Indian River, MI

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Sam'S Club
(734) 434-1326
5450 Carpenter Rd.
Ypsilanti, MI
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Glen's Markets
(231) 347-9950
1305 Spring St
Petoskey, MI

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American Spoon Foods
(231) 347-9030
1668 Clarion Ave
Petoskey, MI

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Glen's Markets
(231) 536-7251
240 S Lake St
East Jordan, MI

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Trader Joe'S
(248) 375-2190
3044 Walton Blvd.
Rochester Hills, MI
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

25851 Grand River Avenue
Redford, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

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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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