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Easter Eggs Pinson AL

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

Publix
(205) 815-5224
5150 Old Springville Rd
Pinson, AL
Pharmacy #
(205) 815-5373

Publix
(205) 661-1415
7272 Gadsden Hwy
Trussville, AL
Pharmacy #
(205) 661-3506

Winn-Dixie
(205) 853-8484
2402 Old Springville Road
Center Point, AL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
205-854-8880
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Supertarget
(205) 655-6950
1654 Gadsden Hwy
Birmingham, AL
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.

Walmart Supercenter
(205) 661-1957
5919 Trussville Crossings Pkwy
Birmingham, AL
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 #
(205) 661-1968
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Winn-Dixie
(205) 680-2550
4701 Centerpoint Rd
Pinson, AL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
205-680-3969
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Winn-Dixie
(205) 661-0026
465 Main Street
Trussville, AL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
205-661-1110
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Sam'S Club
(205) 655-0505
5940 Trussville Crossing Blvd.
Birmingham, AL
Pharmacy #
(205)655-7324

Aldi
5960 Chalkville Road
Trussville, AL
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm

Aldi
520 Gene Reed Road
Birmingham, AL
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm

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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