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Easter Eggs Shreveport LA

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

County Market
(318) 636-9922
6363 Hearne Ave Suite 116
Shreveport, LA
 
Supertarget
(318) 797-1190
7110 Youree Drive
Shreveport, LA
 
Alberston Market
(318) 869-1646
105 E Southfield Road
Shreveport, LA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(318) 747-0173
2536 Airline Dr
Bossier City, LA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(318) 747-7513
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Barksdale Afb
(318) 456-3410
Bldg 4765
Shreveport, LA
 
County Market
(318) 636-9928
3709 Greenwood Ave
Shreveport, LA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(318) 861-9202
1125 Shreveport Barksdale Hwy
Shreveport, LA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(318) 861-9212
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Alberston Market
(318) 742-9971
3121 E Texas St
Bossier City, LA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(318) 688-0538
9550 Mansfield Rd
Shreveport, LA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(318) 688-4085
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(318) 688-7700
6235 Westport Ave
Shreveport, LA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(318) 688-7705
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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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