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Easter Eggs Tarboro NC

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

Food Lion
(252) 823-7270
1110 Westen Blvd
Tarboro, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(252) 446-6303
113 North Fairview Rd
Rocky Mount, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 9 PM

Food Lion
(252) 977-7311
10601 E. Nc 97
Rocky Mount, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Food Lion
(252) 977-7123
430 Goldrock Rd.
Rocky Mount, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(252) 985-2254
1511 Benvenue Rd.
Rocky Mount, NC
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 #
(252) 985-2753
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(252) 824-8170
110 River Oaks Drive
Tarboro, NC
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 #
(252) 824-8175
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(252) 977-2575
3936 Bishop Rd
Battleboro, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Sam'S Club
(252) 443-4044
300 Tarrytown Center
Rocky Mount, NC
 
Aldi
1237 Jeffreys Road
Rocky Mount, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Food Lion
(252) 795-3011
22713 Nc Hwy 903
Robersonville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 9 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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