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Easter Eggs Chester PA

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

Pathmark
(610) 872-8855
5005 Edgemont Ave.
Brookhaven, PA
 
Cousins Supermarket
(
5Th & Berks Street
Philadelphia, PA
 
Walmart
(610) 494-2535
605 Conchester Hwy
Boothwyn, 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 #
(610) 494-6384
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pathmark
(610) 522-1213
140 N. Macdade Blvd.
Glenolden, PA
 
Walmart
(610) 583-2682
50 North Macdade Blvd
Glenolden, 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 #
(610) 583-2206
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
(610) 447-1860
1570 Chester Pike
Eddystone, 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 #
(610) 447-1871
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pathmark
(610) 586-8660
420 Macdade Blvd.
Folsom, PA
 
Pathmark
(610) 859-8920
643 Conchester Hwy
Boothwyn, PA
 
Trader Joe'S
(610) 891-2752
12 E State St
Media, PA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Superfresh
(302) 798-4557
2105 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE
 

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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