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Easter Eggs Carlisle PA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(717) 258-1250
60 Noble Blvd
Carlisle, 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 #
(717) 258-4252
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(717) 532-4240
100 South Conestoga Drive
Shippensburg, 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 #
(717) 532-2410
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wegmans Harrisburg
6416 Carlisle Pike, Ste 2000,,
Mechanicsburg, PA
Services / Departments
WKids Fun Center, Coin Redemption Self Service, Wi-Fi Internet Access, MoneyGram / Money Orders

Target
(717) 796-5780
6416 Carlisle Pike
Mechanicsburg, PA
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.

Keefers Great Valu
(717) 697-7474
714 W Main St
Mechanicsburg, PA
 
Target
(717) 243-3887
246 Westminster Dr
Carlisle, PA
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.

Karn'S Foods Ltd
(717) 901-6967
4870 Carlise Pike
Mechanicsburg, PA
 
Food Lion
(717) 530-5454
300 S. Fayette Street
Shippensburg, PA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Walmart Supercenter
(717) 691-3150
6520 Carlisle Pike/Suite 550
Mechanicsburg, 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 #
(717) 691-3144
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Dauphin Oil Co
(717) 243-8208
330 N Hanover St
Carlisle, 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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