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Easter Eggs Sanford NC

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

Food Lion
(919) 775-7931
1931 S. Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Food Lion
(919) 499-9711
133 Mittie Haddock Drive
Cameron, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Lilis Mexican Store
(919) 775-3260
620 W Main St
Sanford, NC

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Sam'S Club
(252) 439-0400
4240 N. Carolina Hwy 11 S
Winterville, NC
 
Food Lion
(919) 598-1433
2400 Holloway Drive
Durham, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(919) 776-9388
3310 Nc 87 So.
Sanford, 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) 776-9399
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
(910) 947-3999
1005 Monroe St
Carthage, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Sam'S Club
(910) 864-7080
1450 Skibo Road
Fayetteville, NC
 
Walmart
(919) 362-3737
3151 Apex Peakway
Apex, 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) 362-3717
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Ingles Markets
(828) 684-8858
901 Hendersonville Rd.
Fletcher, NC
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

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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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