holiday celebrations | days & dates | fun & wacky daily holidays | holiday travel | holiday blog | holiday greeting cards | holiday recipes | email | holiday home

Easter Eggs Dover DE

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

Food Lion
(302) 698-1445
250 Gateway South Blvd
Dover, DE
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 10 PM

Safeway
(302) 730-9100
190 John Hunn Brown Rd
Dover, DE
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Wilmington Trust ATM
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
302-730-3756
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Walmart
(302) 674-2159
1574 North Dupont Hwy.
Dover, DE
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 #
(302) 674-4827
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
(302) 698-9170
263 Wal-Mart Drive
Camden, DE
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 #
(302) 698-9170
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(302) 398-7884
2004 Midway Drive
Harrington, DE
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6-12 MIDNIGHT

Superfresh
(302) 674-9000
25 Greentree Dr
Dover, DE
 
Sam'S Club
(302) 678-4220
1572 N. Dupont Hwy.
Dover, DE
Pharmacy #
(302)678-2161

Target
(302) 741-0434
148 John Hunn Brown Rd
Dover, DE
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.

Food Lion
(302) 659-5593
215 Stadium St
Smyrna, DE
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 7 AM - MIDNIGHT

Food Lion
(410) 928-5402
31810 River Rd.
Millington, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Holidays on the Net