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Easter Eggs Waynesboro VA

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

Food Lion
(540) 942-2992
990 Hopeman Pkwy
Waynesboro, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(540) 946-3702
30 Windward Dr. Suite 102
Fishersville, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Food Lion
(540) 248-4122
Augusta Plaza Shopping Ct
Verona, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(540) 886-8566
1028 Richmond Avenue C.
Staunton, VA
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 #
(540) 886-4208
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
(434) 263-8748
85 Calohill Drive
Lovingston, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(540) 932-2500
116 Lucy Lane
Waynesboro, VA
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 #
(540) 932-2511
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
(540) 337-0085
20 Windmill Square
Stuarts Draft, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(540) 887-2625
600 N. Coalter Street
Staunton, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(540) 249-0665
83 Augusta Avenue
Grottoes, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 8 AM - 10 PM

Country Store
(540) 943-5846
587 Mt Torrey Rd
Lyndhurst, VA

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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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