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Easter Eggs Chicago IL

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

Safeway
(312) 850-3915
1340 S. Canal St
Chicago, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Bank One Branch
Store Hours
24 HRS
Pharmacy #
(312) 850-9885
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(312) 279-8861
1 N. Halsted Ave
Chicago, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,pharmacy,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
Mon REOPEN 6:00 AM;Tue-Sat 24 HRS;Sun 24 HRS - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(312) 279-8865
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-8:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-5:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-3:00PM

Target
(773) 843-3250
1940 W 33Rd St
Chicago, IL
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Trader Joe'S
(312) 951-6369
44 E Ontario St
Chicago, IL
Store Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Safeway
(773) 799-9000
2021 W. Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,wi-fi,US Bank Branch
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Whole Foods Market
(312) 435-4600
1101 S. Canal Stsuite 107
Chicago, IL
 
Safeway
(773) 247-2633
3145 S. Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
Mon REOPEN 6:00 AM;Tue-Sat 24 HRS;Sun 24 HRS - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(773) 247-4159
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Whole Foods Market
(312) 932-9600
30 West Huron St
Chicago, IL
 
Target
(312) 212-6300
1154 S Clark St
Chicago, IL
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Safeway
(312) 274-1299
424 W. Division
Chicago, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Chase Bank
Store Hours
Mon REOPEN 6 :00 AM;Tue-Sat 24 HRS;Sun 24 HRS - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(312) 274-1709
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

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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