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Easter Eggs Arlington VA

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

Lee Supermarket Food Rite
(703) 425-6044
2233 No Pershing Dr
Arlington, VA
 
Giant
(703) 836-0245
2901-11 S. Glebe Rd. Shirley Park
Arlington, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Giant
(703) 527-9453
3115 Lee Hwy. Lyon Village
Arlington, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Whole Foods Market
(703) 527-6596
2700 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, VA
 
Safeway
(703) 276-9315
1525 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, VA
Services / Departments
Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk
Store Hours
5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy #
703-276-0593

Harris Teeter
(703) 379-2003
4250 Campbell Ave
Arlington, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 379-2241
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Harris Teeter
(703) 413-7112
900 Army Navy Dr.
Arlington, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 413-1664
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Harris Teeter
(703) 526-9100
600 North Glebe Rd
Arlington, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 807-2904
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Food Star Food Rite
(703) 685-3996
950 So George Mason Dr
Arlington, VA
 
Costco
(703) 413-2324
1200 South Fern Street
Arlington, VA
 

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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