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Easter Eggs Berwick PA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(570) 389-5750
100 Lunger Drive
Bloomsburg, PA
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 #
(570) 389-5755
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Boyer'S Great Valu
(570) 459-6274
999 West 15Th St
Hazelton, PA
 
Giant Food
(570) 802-0595
50 Briar Creek Plz
Berwick, PA

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Red Rock Corner Store
(570) 925-5648
121 State Route 118
Benton, PA

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Boyer's Food Market
(570) 455-5260
999 W 15th St
Hazleton, PA

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Walmart Supercenter
(570) 454-8322
761 Airport Rd
Hazle Township, PA
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 #
(570) 454-8771
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Boyer'S Great Valu
(570) 929-2711
318 So Hanncok St
Mcadoo, PA
 
Country Fresh Market
(570) 925-6291
4435 Red Rock Rd
Benton, PA

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Heritage Fresh Food
(570) 450-5501
601 S Poplar St
Hazleton, PA

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Boyer's Food Markets Incorporated
(570) 459-6274
999 W 15TH St
Hazleton, PA

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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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