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Easter Eggs Hagerstown MD

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

Sam'S Club
(301) 714-0096
1700 Wesel Blvd.
Hagerstown, MD
Pharmacy #
(301)393-3786

Target
(301) 582-9118
17213 Cole Rd
Hagerstown, 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.

Hagerstown Giant Eagle
(301) 733-5220
835 West Hillcrest Road
Hagerstown, MD
Hours
Sunday:6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday:6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday:6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday:6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday:6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday:6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday:6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Departments
Bakery , Deli , Floral , Giant Eagle Pro Series (Full Service Photo Lab) , Grab & Go , Greeting Cards , Grocery Edible , Hot Foods , Meat , Pizza , Prepared Foods , Produce , Seafood

Boonesboro Produce Fd Rite
(301) 432-6186
7638 Old National Pike
Boonesboro, MD
 
Food Lion
(717) 593-0230
500 N. Antrim Way
Greencastle, PA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6-12 MIDNIGHT

Walmart Supercenter
(301) 714-1373
17850 Garland Groh B
Hagerstown, 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) 714-1377
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(301) 791-0353
761 E. Wilson Blvd.
Hagerstown, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Food Lion
(301) 733-9630
18717 North Pointe Drive
Hagerstown, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Sunnyway Great Valu
(717) 597-7121
212 N Antrim Way
Greencastle, PA
 
Food Lion
(301) 824-7011
22401 Jefferson Blvd.
Smithsburg, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 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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