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Easter Eggs Forest Grove OR

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

Safeway
(503) 359-8700
2836 Pacific Ave
Forest Grove, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
503-359-9754
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Winco Foods
(503) 846-0222
1500 Sw Oak St.
Hillsboro, OR
 
Safeway
(503) 681-0256
2525 Se Tualatin Valley Hwy.
Hillsboro, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
503-681-0264
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Winco Foods
(503) 648-2411
7330 Ne Butler St.
Hillsboro, OR
 
Costco
(503) 681-2800
1255 Ne 48Th Ave
Hillsboro, OR
 
Safeway
(503) 645-6631
2177 N.W. 185Th.
Hillsboro, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
5:00 AM-1:00 AM

Whole Foods Market
(503) 645-9200
19440 Nw Cornell Rd
Hillsboro, OR
 
Target
(503) 693-1016
2295 Se Tualatin Valley Hwy
Hillsboro, OR
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.

Trader Joe'S
(503) 645-8321
2285 Nw 185Th Ave
Hillsboro, OR
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Safeway
(503) 590-9755
14555 Sw Teal Blvd
Beaverton, OR
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,pharmacy,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
5:00 AM-1:00 AM
Pharmacy #
503-590-6301
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

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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