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Easter Eggs Bethel Park PA

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

Bethel Park Shop 'N Save
(412) 831-7177
5001 Library Rd
Bethel Park, PA
 
Bethel Park Foodland
(412) 831-1250
5821 Library Rd
Bethel Park, PA
 
Pleasant Hills Foodland
(412) 655-2443
649 Old Clairton Rd
Pittsburgh, PA
 
Castle Shannon Shop 'Save
(412) 561-1418
799 Castle Shannon Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
 
So Fayette Shop 'N Save
(412) 914-0830
3239 Washington Pike
Bridgeville, PA
 
Walmart
(412) 831-0459
5055 Library Road
Bethel Park, PA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(304) 723-3450
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Curry Hollow Road Foodland
(412) 655-2699
350 Curry Hollow Rd
Pleasant Hills, PA
 
Lebanon Shops Foodland
(412) 531-1844
300 Mt Lebanon Blvd
Castle Shannon, PA
 
Bower Hill Foodland Fresh
(412) 429-8919
1082 Bower Hill Rd
Mt Lebanon, PA
 
Mcneilly Road Foodland
(412) 341-2088
3090 Mcneilly & Sussex Rd
Pittsburgh, PA
 

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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