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Easter Eggs Raleigh NC

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

Whole Foods Market
(919) 828-5805
3540 Wade Ave
Raleigh, NC
 
Costco
(919) 755-2801
2838 Wake Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Target
(919) 781-9848
4191 The Circle At North Hills St
Raleigh, NC
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.

BJ's
(919) 806-5000
8811 Brier Creek Pkwy.
Raleigh, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Gas(R), BJ's Optical Department(R), BJ's Propane(TM), Delicatessen, Tire Center Operated by Monro(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.

Walmart Supercenter
(919) 596-5790
10050 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC
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 #
(919) 596-6821
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(919) 664-8059
3926 Western Blvd
Raleigh, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7-12 MIDNIGHT

Target
(919) 765-0005
8651 Brier Creek Pkwy
Raleigh, NC
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.

Trader Joe'S
(919) 981-7422
3000 Wake Forest Road
Raleigh, NC
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Food Lion
(919) 872-5376
4317 Fall Of The Neuse Rd
Raleigh, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(919) 790-6910
1725 New Hope Church Road
Raleigh, NC
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 #
(919) 790-9856
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 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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