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Easter Eggs Corvallis OR

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

Winco Foods
(541) 753-7002
2335 Nw Kings Blvd.
Corvallis, OR
 
Trader Joe'S
(541) 753-0048
1550 Nw 9Th St
Corvallis, OR
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Costco
(541) 918-7040
3130 Killdeer Ave
Albany, OR
 
Safeway
(541) 812-2380
1990 14Th Avenue Se
Albany, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
541-812-2388
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Superette Market & Deli
(541) 758-0830
2531 NW Monroe Ave
Corvallis, OR

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Safeway
(541) 753-2966
590 Ne Circle Blvd.
Corvallis, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk
Store Hours
5:00 AM-12m
Pharmacy #
541-752-3510
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
(541) 750-0160
450 S.W.Third Ave
Corvallis, OR
Services / Departments
Deli,meat,pharmacy,produce, DVDPlay Kiosk
Store Hours
6:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
541-750-0168
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Target
(541) 926-5727
2255 14Th Ave Se
Albany, OR
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.

City Limits Country Store
(541) 745-7194
5800 NW Highway 99
Corvallis, OR

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Shop & Go Market
(541) 753-7391
1149 NW Van Buren Ave
Corvallis, OR

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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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