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Easter Eggs West Memphis AR

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

Walmart Supercenter
(870) 732-0175
798 West Service Road
West Memphis, AR
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 #
(870) 735-2324
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mikes Supervalu
(901) 785-6610
4701 Neely Rd
Memphis, TN
 
Aldi
2877 Lamar Avenue
Memphis, TN
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm

Aldi
4056 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, TN
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm

Sam'S Club
(901) 743-6401
1805 Getwell Rd.
Memphis, TN
Pharmacy #
(901)743-2289

Mikes Supervalu
(901) 948-0476
1170 Bellevue Blvd
Memphis, TN
 
Mikes Supervalu
(901) 525-3651
999 Jackson Ave
Memphis, TN
 
Walmart Supercenter
(901) 346-4994
5255 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, TN
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 #
(901) 346-4557
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Memphis Super Valu
(901) 743-6228
1781 Prescott Ave
Memphis, TN
 
Aldi
4508 Summer Ave
Memphis, TN
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm

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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