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Easter Eggs Central Islip NY

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

Target
(631) 297-2011
160 N Research Pl
Central Islip, NY
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.

Waldbaums
(631) 979-2387
1236 Veterans Mem. Hwy.
Hauppauge, NY
 
Waldbaums
(631) 224-7901
300 Montauk Hwy.
East Islip, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(631) 859-5090
2650 Sunrise Highway
East Islip, NY
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.-11:00 p.m.

Waldbaums
(631) 244-7106
4560 Sunrise Highway
Oakdale, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(631) 348-2556
1730 Veterans Memorial Highway
Islandia, NY
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.

Pathmark
(631) 436-7250
101 Wicks Rd.
Brentwood, NY
 
Pathmark
(631) 581-1222
155 Islip Ave.
Islip, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(631) 737-1576
425 Portion Road
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
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.

Waldbaums
(631) 585-5708
601 Portion Road
Ronkonkoma, NY
 

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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