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Easter Eggs Darby PA

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

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

BJ's
(610) 544-9677
1260 E. Woodland Ave.
Springfield, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Optical Department(R), Delicatessen, Rotisserie Chicken, Tire Center Operated by Monro(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Target
(484) 470-2320
1200 Baltimore Pike
Springfield, 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.

Barclay Square Great Valu
(610) 623-5500
1500 Garret Road
Upper Darby, PA
 
Freshgrocer Great Valu
(215) 222-9200
40Th & Walnut
Philadelphia, PA
 
Pathmark
(610) 522-1213
140 N. Macdade Blvd.
Glenolden, PA
 
Pathmark
(610) 734-1178
42 S. 69Th St.
Upper Darby, PA
 
Safeway
(610) 604-1570
950 Baltimore Pike
Springfield, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy #
610-604-0723
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

54Th St Great Valu
(215) 730-0881
5406 Chester Ave
Philadelphia, PA
 
58Th St Great Valu
(215) 747-8480
5740 Baltimore Ave
Philadelphia, PA
 

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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