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Easter Eggs El Sobrante CA

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

Trader Joe'S
(510) 222-3501
2742 Pinole Valley Road
Pinole, CA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Target
(510) 222-0558
1400 Fitzgerald Dr
Pinole, CA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Target
(510) 253-1000
4500 Macdonald Ave
Richmond, CA
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.

Safeway
(510) 237-2719
4925 Macdonald Ave
Richmond, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,Coinmaster,Wells Fargo Bank
Store Hours
6 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
510-235-0092
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-5:30PM;Sun Closed

Trader Joe'S
(510) 524-7609
225 El Cerrito Plaza
El Cerrito, CA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Safeway
(510) 724-1525
1421 Tara Hill Dr
Pinole, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6 AM - Midnight

Raley'S
(510) 222-5935
3360 San Pablo Dam Rd.
San Pablo, CA
Store Hours
6 am - 11 pm
Pharmacy #
510-222-2545
Pharmacy Hours
9-7 M-F 9-5 Sat

Walmart
(510) 669-1342
1400 Hilltop Mall Road
Richmond, CA
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 #
(510) 669-0386
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
(510) 525-9055
10636 San Pablo Ave.
El Cerrito, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6 AM - 2 AM

Costco
(510) 898-2003
4801 Central Avenue
Richmond, CA
 

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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