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Easter Eggs Elkton MD

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

Walmart Supercenter
(410) 398-1070
1000 East Pulaski Hwy
Elkton, MD
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 #
(410) 398-1123
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
(302) 894-0511
900 Center Boulevard
Newark, DE
 
Pathmark
(302) 737-1803
700 Plaza Drive
Newark, DE
 
Walmart
(410) 287-2915
75 North East Plz
North East, MD
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 #
(410) 287-3479
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Superfresh
(302) 368-4222
401 New London Rd
Newark, DE
 
Food Lion
(410) 620-3664
1001 East Pulaski Hwy
Elkton, MD
Store Hours
MON - SAT 7AM - 11 PM

Safeway
(302) 832-8290
2400 Peoples Plaza
Newark, DE
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./WSFS Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM

Food Lion
(410) 287-5177
2500 West Pulasky Hwy
North East, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6 AM - 11 PM

BJ's
(302) 252-4300
100 Pencader Plaza
Newark, DE
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Optical Department(R), Delicatessen, Rotisserie Chicken, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Zingos Supermarket
(302) 368-2310
1 Polly Drummond Shpg Ctr
Newark, DE
 

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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