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Easter Eggs Elmira NY

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

Wegmans Elmira
1100 Clemens Ctr Pky
Elmira, NY
Services / Departments
Coin Redemption Self Service, Wi-Fi Internet Access, MoneyGram / Money Orders

Walmart Supercenter
(607) 739-1714
1400 County Rd 64
Horseheads, NY
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 #
(607) 739-2087
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wegmans Corning
24 S Bridge St
Corning, NY
Services / Departments
Coin Redemption Self Service, Wi-Fi Internet Access, MoneyGram / Money Orders

Walmart
(570) 888-9791
1887 Elmira St
Sayre, 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 #
(570) 888-3729
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Coats Convenient
(607) 936-6714
35 E Pulteney St
Corning, NY

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Sam'S Club
(607) 739-2883
830 County Rt 64 Bldg 2
Elmira, NY
 
Horseheads Jubilee
(607) 796-2191
2898 Westinghouse Rd
Horseheads, NY
 
Walmart Supercenter
(607) 937-9627
3217 Silverback Lane
Painted Post, NY
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 #
(607) 937-9681
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
(607) 535-3108
515 East 4Th Street
Watkins Glen, NY
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 #
(607) 535-3125
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Gerow's Grocery
(607) 936-4878
4255 Meads Creek Rd
Painted Post, NY

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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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