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Easter Eggs Downingtown PA

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

BJ's
(610) 518-5000
1008 E. Lancaster Ave.
Downingtown, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Optical Department(R), Rotisserie Chicken, Tire Center Operated by Monro(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.

Sam'S Club
(484) 875-0469
280 Indian Run Road
Exton, PA
Pharmacy #
(484)875-9218

Clemens Markets
(610) 524-8180
436 W Lincoln Hwy
Exton, PA
 
Target
(484) 713-0150
180 Eagleview Blvd
Exton, 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.

Superfresh
(610) 594-8272
447 Uwchlan Ave
Chester Springs, PA
 
Wegmans Downingtown
1056 East Lancaster Ave.
Downingtown, PA
Services / Departments
Wi-Fi Internet Access, MoneyGram / Money Orders, Coin Redemption Self Service

Walmart
(484) 875-9053
270 Indian Run Street
Exton, 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 #
(484) 875-9587
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Safeway
(484) 875-4090
260 Eagleview Blvd
Exton, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./PNC Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM

Safeway
(610) 344-3050
1375 Boot Rd
West Chester, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Coinmaster,I.B.T./PNC Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy #
610-241-1064
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Clemens Family Markets
(610) 692-0956
1502 West Chester Pike
West Chester, 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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