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Easter Eggs Waxhaw NC

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

Food Lion
(704) 843-5120
1301 North Broome St.
Waxhaw, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Target
(704) 542-1856
7860 Rea Rd
Charlotte, NC
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.

Trader Joe'S
(704) 543-5249
6418 Rea Rd
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Harris Teeter
(704) 289-5656
1817 Dickerson Blvd
Monroe, NC
Store Hours
7am-10pm

Aldi
1404 W. Roosevelt Blvd.
Monroe, NC
Store Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am - 7pmFriday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Harris Teeter
(704) 243-1238
8157 Kensington Dr
Waxhaw, NC
Store Hours
6am-11pm
Pharmacy #
(704) 243-2034
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Harris Teeter
(704) 849-2776
10616 Providence Rd
Charlotte, NC
Store Hours
6am-Midnight
Pharmacy #
(704) 845-8619
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Food Lion
(704) 289-5067
100 E. Sunset Drive
Monroe, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(704) 289-5478
2406 W Roosevelt Blv
Monroe, 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 #
(704) 289-5441
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
(704) 225-8378
2901 W Highway 74
Monroe, NC
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.

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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