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Easter Eggs Denver CO

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

Safeway
(303) 777-1231
560 Corona St.
Denver, CO
Services / Departments
Bakery,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
303-777-4373
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-5:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-6:00PM

Camy Market
(303) 322-1801
1700 East Colfax Ave
Denver, CO
 
Ace Market
(303) 839-5693
1304 E 22Nd Ave
Denver, CO
 
Frank'S Market
(303) 333-1318
2800 Madison St
Denver, CO
 
Safeway
(303) 861-8169
757 E. 20Th Ave.
Denver, CO
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pharmacy #
303-861-4890
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Supertarget
(303) 209-8720
7930 Northfield Blvd
Denver, CO
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.

Whole Foods Market
(303) 832-7701
900 E. 11Th Ave.
Denver, CO
 
Safeway
(303) 355-5486
3110 East First Ave.
Denver, CO
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight

Whole Foods Market
(720) 941-4100
2375 E. 1St Ave
Denver, CO
 
Safeway
(303) 477-5091
2660 N. Federal Bvd.
Denver, CO
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Pharmacy #
303-477-1569
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;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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