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Easter Eggs Rockford MI

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

D & W Food Center
(616) 863-9372
201 Marcell St Ne
Rockford, MI
 
Walmart
(616) 784-2047
3999 Alpine Ave. Nw
Comstock Park, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(616) 784-1619
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
(616) 785-0001
3901 Alpine Ave. Nw
Comstock Park, MI
Pharmacy #
(616)647-9302

Walmart
(616) 949-7670
5859 28Th Street
Grand Rapids, MI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(616) 949-9892
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

D & W Food Center
(616) 949-5190
6425 28Th St Se
Grand Rapids, MI
 
Aldi
4101 Alpine Ave Nw
Comstock Park, MI
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

Meijer
(616) 785-4732
5960 Alpine Ave
Comstock Park, MI
 
D & W Food Center
(616) 363-1362
3518 Plainfield Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI
 
D & W Food Center
(616) 459-3438
1415 E Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI
 
D & W Food Center
(616) 456-8683
2181 Wealthy St Se
Grand Rapids, MI
 

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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