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Easter Eggs Aptos CA

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

Safeway
(831) 688-2775
16 Rancho Del Mar
Aptos, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
831-661-4866
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Save Mart Supermarket
(831) 462-6917
1475 41St Ave.
Capitola, CA
Store Hours
Sun 6:00 AM - Midnight
Mon 6:00 AM - Midnight
Tues 6:00 AM - Midnight
Wed 6:00 AM - Midnight
Thurs 6:00 AM - Midnight
Fri 6:00 AM - Midnight
Sat 6:00 AM - Midnight

Safeway
(831) 477-7212
2720 41St Street
Soquel, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Whole Foods Market
(831) 426-9901
911 Soquel Ave
Santa Cruz, CA
 
Raley'S
(831) 728-9555
1912 Main Street
Watsonville, CA
Store Hours
6-11 Mon-Sat 6-10 Sun

Raley'S
(831) 476-5600
809 Bay Avenue
Capitola, CA
Store Hours
6-11 Mon-Sat 6-10 Sun

Whole Foods Market
(831) 464-2900
1710 41St Avenue
Capitola, CA
 
Trader Joe'S
(831) 464-0115
3555 Clares Street #D
Capitola, CA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Safeway
(831) 426-7489
117 Morrissey Blvd
Santa Cruz, CA
Services / Departments
Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,Coinmaster
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
831-426-8746
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Save Mart Supermarket
(831) 768-1483
1465 Main Street
Watsonville, CA
Store Hours
Sun 6:00 AM - Midnight
Mon 6:00 AM - Midnight
Tues 6:00 AM - Midnight
Wed 6:00 AM - Midnight
Thurs 6:00 AM - Midnight
Fri 6:00 AM - Midnight
Sat 6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(831) 768-7180
Pharmacy Hours
M-F 9 AM - 7 PM, Sat 9 AM - 5 PM, Sun Closed

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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