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Easter Eggs Barrington IL

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

Safeway
(847) 516-8350
800 Northwest Hwy
Fox River Grove, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 516-8506
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Walmart
(847) 438-2200
820 South Rand
Lake Zurich, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(847) 438-4949
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Trader Joe'S
(847) 550-7827
735 W. Route 22
Lake Zurich, IL
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Safeway
(847) 844-7609
2411 Randall Rd
Carpentersville, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Bank One Branch
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
(847) 844-7806
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(847) 458-8329
101 N. Randall Rd
Lake In The Hills, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Coinmaster,Home State Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon -Sat 6:00 AM - 1:00 AM;Sun 6 :00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 854-6430
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(847) 438-9210
345 S. Rand Rd
Lake Zurich, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Chase Bank
Store Hours
5:00 AM -1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
(847) 438-2575
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Target
(847) 726-1174
555 S Rand Rd
Lake Zurich, IL
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
(847) 540-3053
680 S. Rand Road
Lake Zurich, IL
 
Meijer
(847) 960-7800
Randall Rd & Stonegate Rd
Algonquin, IL
Store Hours
Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Walmart
(847) 458-5620
1410 S Randall Rd
Algonquin, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(847) 458-5735
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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