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Easter Eggs Collegeville PA

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

Clemens Markets
(610) 489-1660
130 Main St
Trappe, PA
 
Superfresh
(610) 454-0114
130 W. Main Street
Trappe, PA
 
Safeway
(610) 539-0800
1930 W. Main St.
Norristown, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./FleetNational Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM

Walmart
(610) 631-6750
650 S Trooper Rd
Norristown, 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) 630-2944
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Henning'S Supermarket
(215) 256-9535
270 Main Street
Harleysville, PA
 
Redner'S Market
(610) 454-9509
Rt 29 & Second Ave Mktpl
Collegeville, PA
 
Wegmans Collegeville
600 Commerce Drive
Collegeville, PA
Services / Departments
Wi-Fi Internet Access, WKids Fun Center, MoneyGram / Money Orders, Coin Redemption Self Service

BJ's
(610) 271-2060
200-C Mill Rd.
Oaks, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Gas(R), BJ's Optical Department(R), BJ's Propane(TM), Delicatessen, Rotisserie Chicken, Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Target
(610) 650-8700
Po Box 985
Oaks, 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.

Safeway
(610) 265-1870
310 S. Henderson Rd.
King Of Prussia, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./FleetNational Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

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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