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Easter Eggs Rutland VT

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

Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy
(802) 775-8900
241 South Main Street
Rutland, VT
Store Hours
Monday 6am - Midnight 9am - 9pm
Tuesday 6am - Midnight 9am - 9pm
Wednesday 6am - Midnight 9am - 9pm
Thursday 6am - Midnight 9am - 9pm
Friday 6am - Midnight 9am - 9pm
Saturday 6am - 11pm
Sunday 6am - 11pm
Pharmacy #
(802) 775-5858
Pharmacy Hours
Mon:
Tue:
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Fri:
Sat: 9am - 7pm
Sun: 9am - 6pm

Walmart
(802) 773-0200
1 Rutland Plaza
Rutland, VT
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 #
(802) 773-1600
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Hannaford Supermarket & Phrmcy
(802) 775-8900
241 S Main St
Rutland, VT

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Price Chopper
(802) 438-6119
5 N Main St
Rutland, VT

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Sun's East Market
(802) 773-1628
2691 E Clarendon Rd
North Clarendon, VT

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Pricechopper
(802) 747-7880
38 Rutland Shopping Plaza
Rutland, VT
Pharmacy #
(802) 747-7887

Pricechopper
(802) 438-6119
Rte. 4A , Westway Mall
West Rutland, VT
 
Grand Union Family Markets
(802) 775-0292
12 N Main St
Rutland, VT

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Grand Union
(802) 775-6986
Norton Pl. & Main St.
Rutland, VT

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Poultney Market & Spirits
(802) 287-5732
37 Main St
Poultney, VT

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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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