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Easter Eggs Princeton WV

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

Walmart Supercenter
(304) 431-2100
201 Greasy Ridge Road
Princeton, 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) 431-2105
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(540) 921-1204
160 Kinter Way
Pearisburg, VA
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 #
(540) 921-2483
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(276) 322-3144
4001 College Ave
Bluefield, VA
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 #
(276) 322-3551
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
(276) 326-1583
601 Commerce Dr.
Bluefield, VA
 
Grant's Super Market Inc
(304) 325-8945
315 Bluefield Ave
Bluefield, WV

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Rich Creek Foodland
(703) 726-3815
Po Box 440
Rich Creek, VA
 
Wade'S Supermarket
(540) 921-3544
U S Route 460
Pearisburg, VA
 
Food Lion
(540) 921-2571
302 S. Main St.
Pearisburg, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Pipestem Trading Post
(304) 384-7242
4265 Hinton Rd
Athens, WV

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Food Lion
(304) 636-2545
749 Beverly Pike
Elkins, WV
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

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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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