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Easter Eggs Steubenville OH

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

Walmart Supercenter
(740) 266-7136
100 Mall Drive
Steubenville, OH
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 #
(740) 266-7199
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Weirton Shop 'N Save
(304) 723-1025
273 Penco Rd
Weirton, WV
 
Federico Foods
(740) 266-6860
3911 Sunset Blvd
Steubenville, OH

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Riesbeck Food Market
(740) 264-4242
100 Main St
Wintersville, OH

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Pappy's Mobile Home Supplies & General Store
(740) 543-1140
49998 Annapolis Rd
Bloomingdale, OH

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Walmart
(304) 723-3445
400 Three Springs Dr
Weirton, WV
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 #
(304) 723-3450
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tiltonsville Foodland
(740) 859-0318
206 Walden Ave
Tiltonsville, OH
 
Aldi
(740) 000-1111
4150 Mall Dr
Steubenville, OH

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Richmond County Market
(740) 765-5188
215 E Main St
Richmond, OH

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Stacey's Iga
(740) 537-4300
1840 Franklin St
Toronto, OH

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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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