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Easter Eggs Stone Mountain GA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(770) 469-8660
1825 Rockbridge Rd
Stone Mountain, GA
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 #
(770) 469-8570
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Supertarget
(770) 879-5898
2055 W Park Place Blvd
Stone Mountain, GA
 
Publix
(404) 297-5010
5158 Memorial Dr Ste 402
Stone Mountain, GA
Pharmacy #
(404) 297-5016

Super Giant Food
(770) 724-1959
4605 E Ponsce De Leon
Clarkston, GA
 
Target
(770) 270-5375
4241 Lavista Rd
Tucker, GA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Publix
(770) 879-2700
380 N Deshon Rd
Stone Mountain, GA
Pharmacy #
(770) 879-2706

Ingles Markets
(404) 299-0698
815 Rockbridge Rd.
Stone Mountain, GA
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
7:00am to 10:00pm

Sam'S Club
(770) 482-2077
2994 Turner Hill Road
Lithonia, GA
Pharmacy #
(770)482-1720

Wayfield Foods
(770) 484-8488
2636 Max Cleland Blvd
Lithonia, GA
 
Ingles Markets
(770) 939-1185
400 Hugh Howell Rd.
Tucker, GA
Services / Departments
Bakery, Deli, Floral
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

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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