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Easter Eggs Plaquemine LA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(225) 687-2550
59690 Belleview Dr
Plaquemine, LA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(225) 687-7878
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Alberston Market
(225) 769-6100
7515 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Winn-Dixie
(225) 766-8400
8601 Siegen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA
Services / Departments
Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
225-766-8803
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Alberston Market
(225) 216-7226
4857 Government
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Sam'S Club
(225) 295-1353
10444 North Mall Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
Pharmacy #
(225)295-0914

Butcher Boys Iga
(504) 687-4547
58315 Fort St
Plaquemine, LA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(225) 952-9022
3132 College Dr.
Baton Rouge, LA
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 #
(225) 952-0776
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Alberston Market
(225) 768-7775
9960 Bluebonnet Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Supertarget
(225) 293-0984
6885 Siegen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(225) 291-8104
10606 North Mall Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
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 #
(225) 291-4299
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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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