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Easter Eggs Elmwood Park IL

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

Target
(773) 804-3610
6525 W Diversey Ave
Chicago, IL
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.

Safeway
(708) 453-5572
3141 N. Thatcher Rd
River Grove, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(708) 453-4497
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-10:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Trader Joe'S
(708) 386-1169
483 N Harlem Ave
Oak Park, IL
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Target
(708) 583-6980
4050 N Harlem Ave
Norridge, 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
(708) 383-8090
259 Lake St
Oak Park, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(708) 383-9172
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(708) 366-8575
7501 W. North Ave
River Forest, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,Coinmaster
Store Hours
7:00 AM - 1O:00 PM

Whole Foods Market
(708) 366-1045
7245 Lake St
River Forest, IL
 
Cub Foods
(708) 343-8770
950 West North Ave
Melrose Park, IL
 
Target
(708) 338-2784
850 W North Ave
Melrose Park, 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.

Walmart
(773) 252-7465
4650 West North Ave
Chicago, IL
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 #
(773) 252-7769
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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