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Easter Eggs Cumberland MD

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

Cumberland Giant Eagle
(301) 729-6575
1230 National Highway
Cumberland, MD
Departments
Bakery , Deli , Floral , Giant Eagle Pro Series (Full Service Photo Lab) , Greeting Cards , Grocery Edible , Meat , Produce , Seafood

Walmart Supercenter
(301) 729-5081
12500 Country Club Mall Rd Sw
Lavale, MD
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 #
(301) 729-5088
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 Supercenter
(304) 788-8160
R.R. #4, Box 82
Keyser, WV
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 #
(304) 788-8170
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Martin's Food Market
(304) 788-0077
100 Keyser Mall
Keyser, WV

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Safeway
(301) 762-0200
1902 Veirs Mill Rd
Rockville, MD
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight

Food Lion
(301) 729-3419
15300 Mcmullen Hwy Sw
Cumberland, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(301) 689-6847
17600 Hwy 40 Sw
Frostburg, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7-12 MIDNIGHT

Meyersdale Shop 'N Save
(814) 634-8012
Dale St
Meyersdale, PA
 
Wayne's Country Fresh Meats
(304) 788-5956
670 Armstrong St
Keyser, WV

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Safeway
(301) 990-3150
403 Redland Blvd.
Rockville, MD
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster,SunTrust Bank
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
301-990-7248
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

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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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