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Easter Eggs Prior Lake MN

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

County Market
(952) 440-7900
4105 Hwy 13 Se
Prior Lake, MN
 
Cub Foods Savage
(952) 447-1555
14075 Hwy 13
Savage, MN
 
Rainbow Fresh Lakeville
(952) 898-4500
17756 Kenwood Trail
Lakeville, MN
Store Hours
7 AM - 11 PM

Enggrens Supervalu Foods
(952) 469-4421
Po Box 220 20775 Holt
Lakeville, MN
 
Cub Foods Burnsville No
(952) 894-9040
2900 W Highway 13
Burnsville, MN
 
Rainbow Savage
(952) 440-9770
14100 Highway 13 S
Savage, MN
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Supertarget
(952) 226-1444
14333 Hwy 13
Savage, MN
 
Supertarget
(952) 469-8942
18275 Kendrick Ave
Lakeville, MN
 
Supertarget
(952) 236-3003
810 County Rd 42 W
Burnsville, MN
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.

Byerly Foods
(952) 892-5600
401 E County Rd 42
Burnsville, MN
 

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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