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Easter Eggs Elk Grove Village IL

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

Safeway
(847) 758-8037
980 Elk Grove Town Ctr.
Elk Grove Village, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Bank One Branch
Store Hours
Mon -Sat 6:00 AM - 1:00 AM;Sun 6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 758-8545
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-5:00PM;Sun 9:00AM-3:00PM

Target
(630) 594-5510
401 W Irving Park Rd
Wood Dale, IL
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
(847) 301-0777
200 S. Roselle Rd
Schaumburg, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Bank One Branch
Store Hours
6:00 AM-Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 524-4709
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(847) 413-8023
1293 E. Higgins Rd
Schaumburg, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Bank One Branch
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 413-0937
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Whole Foods Market
750 N. Martingale Rd.
Schaumburg, IL
 
Walmart
(847) 584-7080
801 Meacham Road
Elk Grove Village, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(847) 584-7082
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Costco
(847) 969-0790
1375 North Meacham Rd
Schaumburg, IL
 
Target
(847) 413-1080
1235 E Higgins Rd
Schaumburg, IL
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
(630) 238-0083
1145 S York Rd
Bensenville, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,pharmacy,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
(630) 238-0192
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Walmart
(847) 590-0002
930 Mount Prospect Plz
Mt Prospect, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(847) 590-0011
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 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...

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