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Easter Eggs Hatfield PA

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

Clemens Markets
(215) 362-2480
1700 Cowpath Raod
Hatfield, PA
Clemens Markets
(215) 273-4833
Rt 113 & Country Lane
Souderton, PA
Clemens Markets
(215) 855-9571
W Main St & Forty Foot Rd
Lansdale, PA
(215) 353-4153
740 Upper State Road
North Wales, PA
Redner'S Markets
(215) 393-0603
1200 Welsh Road
North Wales, PA
(215) 997-2929
1515 Bethlehem Pike
Hatfield, 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 #
(215) 997-1670
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

1758 Allentown Rd
Lansdale, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./FleetNational Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM

(215) 631-7001
2333 West Main Street
Lansdale, PA
Henning'S Supermarket
(215) 256-9535
270 Main Street
Harleysville, PA
Trader Joe'S
(215) 646-5870
1460 Bethlehem Pike*
North Wales, PA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 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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