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Easter Eggs Thiensville WI

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

Pick 'N Save Mequon
(262) 241-6721
11300 N. Port Washington Rd.
Mequon, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Pick 'N Save Brown Deer - Granville Station
(414) 357-0522
8120 W. Brown Deer Road
Milwaukee, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Sam'S Club
(414) 365-3700
7701 West Calumet Rd.
Milwaukee, WI
Pharmacy #
(414)371-1580

Glendale Sentry
(414) 352-5210
7601 No Port Washington
Glendale, WI
 
Pick 'N Save Green Tree
(414) 351-0298
6969 N. Port Washington Rd. Bldg. C
Glendale, WI
Store Hours
7 AM - 10 PM

Walmart
(414) 355-0892
8700 North Servite Drive
Milwaukee, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(414) 355-1838
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Festival Foods
(414) 365-2260
6300 W Brown Deer Rd
Brown Deer, WI
 
Pick 'N Save Good Hope
(414) 358-0011
7401 W. Good Hope Road
Milwaukee, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 12 AM

Trader Joe'S
(414) 962-3382
5600 North Port Washington Road
Milwaukee, WI
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Pick 'N Save Brown Deer - Green Bay Road
(414) 354-6653
9200 N. Green Bay Rd.
Brown Deer, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 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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