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Easter Eggs Rochester MN

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

Walmart Supercenter
(507) 280-7733
3400 North West 55Th Street
Rochester, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(507) 280-7665
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Supertarget
(507) 536-2555
3827 Marketplace Drive Nw
Rochester, MN
 
Supertarget
(507) 206-5020
4611 Maine Ave Se
Rochester, 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.

Walmart Supercenter
(507) 292-0909
25 25Th Street S.E.
Rochester, MN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(507) 292-1475
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saigon-Far East Oriental Mkt
(507) 288-3988
3918 18th Ave NW
Rochester, MN

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Sam'S Club
(507) 281-8355
3410 Northwest 55Th St.
Rochester, MN
 
Hy-Vee
(507) 288-8233
1315 6Th Street Nw
Rochester, MN
Store Hours
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Cub Foods Rochester
(507) 281-4554
1021 15Th Ave Se
Rochester, MN
 
El Gallo Mexican Grocery
(507) 529-1309
1831 24th St NW
Rochester, MN

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Rochester Produce
(507) 252-1626
2112 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN

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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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