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Easter Eggs Pewaukee WI

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

Pick 'N Save Pewaukee - Capitol
(262) 695-1156
1405 W Capitol Drive
Pewaukee, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Waukesha - Silvernail
(262) 544-0072
2160 Silvernail Rd.
Pewaukee, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Meadowbrook Sentry
(262) 542-8800
701 No Meadowbrook Rd
Waukesha, WI
 
Target
(262) 832-1272
1250 W Sunset Dr
Waukesha, 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.

Pick 'N Save Sunset West
(262) 446-6980
1120 West Sunset Drive
Waukesha, WI
Store Hours
7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart
(262) 695-1847
411 Pewaukee Road
Pewaukee, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(262) 695-2878
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pick 'N Save Pewaukee - Ryan
(262) 691-4710
601 Ryan St.
Pewaukee, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Sussex
(262) 246-9151
N65 W24838 Main St.
Sussex, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Moreland Plaza Sentry
(262) 548-3663
831 West Moreland Blvd
Waukesha, WI
 
Fox Run Sentry
(262) 896-3640
2304 W St Paul Ave
Waukesha, WI
 

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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