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Easter Eggs Saint Joseph MO

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

Walmart Supercenter
(816) 232-9819
3022 South Belt Hwy
St. Joseph, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(816) 232-9096
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(816) 671-0550
5201 N Belt Hwy Ste H
St. Joseph, MO
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.

Sam'S Club
(816) 279-2192
5201 N. Belt Hwy, Bldg A
St. Joseph, MO
 
St Joseph Prime Meat Co
(816) 232-0333
4801 SE Us Highway 169
Saint Joseph, MO

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Apple Market
(816) 236-2060
3734 Pear St
Saint Joseph, MO

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Walmart Supercenter
(816) 390-8400
4201 N Belt Highway
St. Joseph, MO
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(816) 233-7770
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Hy-Vee
(816) 232-9750
201 North Belt Highway
Joseph, MO
Store Hours
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Closing Thanksgiving Day at 2 p.m. Reopening 6 a.m. Fri., Nov. 26, 2010. Closing Christmas Eve at 6 p.m. Closed Christmas Day. Reopening 6 a.m. on Dec. 26th

Valley Food Svc Inc
(816) 387-9200
1310 S 58th St
Saint Joseph, MO

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Homeland
(816) 236-2030
2300 Mitchell Ave
Saint Joseph, MO

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Save-A-Lot
(816) 233-4423
1325 S Belt Hwy
Saint Joseph, MO

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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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