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Easter Eggs Sun Prairie WI

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

Walmart
(608) 837-6339
1905 Mc Coy Road
Sun Prairie, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(608) 837-4995
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(608) 834-5600
660 South Grand Ave
Sun Prairie, WI
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.

Pick 'N Save De Forest
(608) 846-8922
621 S. Main Street
Deforest, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 10 PM

Copps Madison - Shopko Drive
(608) 243-1000
2502 Shopko Drive
Madison, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Hy-Vee
(608) 244-4696
3801 East Washington Avenue
Madison, WI
Store Hours
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Closing Thanksgiving at 4 p.m. Reopening Fri. at 6 a.m. Closing Dec. 24 at 5 p.m. Closed Dec. 25. Reopening Dec. 26 at 6 a.m.

Sun Prairie Sentry
(608) 837-7332
1052 W Main St
Sun Prairie, WI
 
Copps Sun Prairie
(608) 837-2785
2538 Ironwood Drive
Sun Prairie, WI
Store Hours
7 AM - 10 PM

Cub Foods Madison East
(608) 246-3663
4141 Nakoosa Trail
Madison, WI
 
Walmart
(608) 241-8808
4198 Nakoosa Trail
Madison, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(608) 241-2151
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Jenifer Street Market
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2038 Jenifer St
Madison, WI
 

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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