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Easter Eggs Greensburg PA

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

Sam'S Club
(724) 850-7490
6211 Route 30
Greensburg, PA
 
E Pittsburgh St Fdld Fresh
(724) 834-4470
730 E Pittsburgh St
Greensburg, PA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(724) 830-2440
2200 Greengate Centre Blvd
Greensburg, 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 #
(724) 830-2445
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(724) 853-7440
6206 State Rte 30
Greensburg, PA
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.

Andersons Market
(724) 837-3900
612 Grover St
Greensburg, PA
 
Westmoreland Shop 'N Save
(724) 836-8707
Rt #30 E
Greensburg, PA
 
Hempfield Shop 'N Save
(724) 836-7700
Rt #136 Janyce Dr Bx 4100
Greensburg, PA
 
Broad Street Dairy
(724) 834-7835
1608 Broad St
So Greensburg, PA
 
Route 66 Shop 'N Save
(724) 834-5714
990 No Main St
Greensburg, PA
 
Faturs Foodland
(724) 468-5352
207 Athena Dr
Delmont, PA
 

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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