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Easter Eggs Sarasota FL

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

Winn-Dixie
(941) 342-8383
5400 Fruitville Rd
Sarasota, FL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
941-342-8686
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Publix
(941) 377-4405
5391 Fruitville Rd
Sarasota, FL
Pharmacy #
(941) 377-7903

Publix
(941) 365-7250
935 N Beneva Rd Ste 101
Sarasota, FL
 
Winn-Dixie
(941) 957-3857
3301 17Th Street
Sarasota, FL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.

Publix
(941) 378-2111
5804 Bee Ridge Rd
Sarasota, FL
Pharmacy #
(941) 378-5020

Target
(941) 379-6660
5350 Fruitville Rd
Sarasota, FL
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
(941) 341-9274
300 North Cattlemen Road
Sarasota, FL
Pharmacy #
(941)341-9524

Publix
(941) 955-4204
282 Shopping Ave
Sarasota, FL
 
Publix
(941) 316-0616
3825 S Osprey Ave
Sarasota, FL
 
Winn-Dixie
(941) 355-1063
3500 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
941-355-6812
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

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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