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Easter Eggs Frederick MD

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

Sam'S Club
(301) 698-1692
5604 Buckeystown Pike
Frederick, MD
Pharmacy #
(240)379-7612

Target
(301) 624-1790
5437 Urbana Pike
Frederick, MD
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.

Costco
(301) 644-1483
10 Monocacy Blvd.
Frederick, MD
 
Bottom Dollar Food
(301) 846-4704
6920 Crestwood Blvd
Frederick, MD
Store Hours
7:00 AM to 11:00 PM, 7 days a week

Superfresh
(301) 682-6700
5830 Ballenger Creek Pike
Frederick, MD
 
Giant
(301) 874-1200
3530 Sugarloaf Parkway The Villages Of Urbana
Frederick, MD
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Walmart Supercenter
(301) 631-0805
7400 Guilford Drive
Frederick, 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 #
(301) 631-2171
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Giant
(301) 698-9411
5316 New Design Road Kingsbrook Crossing
Frederick, MD
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Walmart
(301) 644-2440
1811 Monocacy Blvd
Frederick, 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 #
(301) 644-2449
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Safeway
(301) 695-2833
927 W. 7Th Street
Frederick, MD
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
301-695-2839
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-8:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;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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