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Easter Eggs West Lafayette IN

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

Walmart Supercenter
(765) 463-0201
2801 Northwestern Ave
West Lafayette, IN
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 #
(765) 463-0910
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Meijer
(765) 449-9200
4901 Sr 26 E
Lafayette, IN
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Supertarget
(765) 446-8551
3630 State Road 26 East
Lafayette, IN
 
Village Pantry
(765) 449-2691
1920 Main St
Lafayette, IN

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Spacibo Europeen Grocery Store
(765) 463-6818
1185 Sagamore Pkwy W
West Lafayette, IN
 
Walmart Supercenter
(765) 446-0100
4205 Commerce Drive
Lafayette, IN
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 #
(765) 446-1278
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sam'S Club
(765) 449-4309
3819 State Rd. 26 E.
Lafayette, IN
 
Walmart Supercenter
(765) 477-9379
2347 East 350 South
Lafayette, IN
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 #
(765) 477-9391
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Marsh Supermarkets
(765) 463-5313
2410 N Salisbury St
West Lafayette, IN
 
The Sunspot Natural Market
(765) 464-1555
500 Sagamore Pkwy
West Lafayette, IN
 
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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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