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Easter Eggs Albany OR

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

Target
(541) 926-5727
2255 14Th Ave Se
Albany, OR
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.

Costco
(541) 918-7040
3130 Killdeer Ave
Albany, OR
 
Safeway
(541) 753-2966
590 Ne Circle Blvd.
Corvallis, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk
Store Hours
5:00 AM-12m
Pharmacy #
541-752-3510
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
(541) 259-5700
1983 S. Main Street
Lebanon, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
541-259-5708
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
(541) 750-0160
450 S.W.Third Ave
Corvallis, OR
Services / Departments
Deli,meat,pharmacy,produce, DVDPlay Kiosk
Store Hours
6:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
541-750-0168
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
(541) 812-2380
1990 14Th Avenue Se
Albany, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
541-812-2388
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Winco Foods
(541) 753-7002
2335 Nw Kings Blvd.
Corvallis, OR
 
Trader Joe'S
(541) 753-0048
1550 Nw 9Th St
Corvallis, OR
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(541) 258-7400
3290 S Santiam Hwy
Lebanon, OR
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 #
(541) 258-7440
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart
(503) 378-1336
5250 Commercial St Se
Salem, OR
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 #
(503) 378-1822
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 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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