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Easter Eggs Highland Park IL

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

Target
(847) 266-8022
2099 Skokie Valley Rd
Highland Park, IL
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.

Safeway
(847) 940-0664
2503 Waukegan Rd
Bannockburn, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Trader Joe'S
(847) 498-9076
127 Skokie Blvd.
Northbrook, IL
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Whole Foods Market
(847) 205-5353
840 Willow Roadsuite M
Northbrook, IL
 
Safeway
(847) 446-6870
1822 Willow Rd
Northfield, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Bank One Branch
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 6:00AM-12:00AM
Pharmacy #
(847) 446-4610
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Dee Jay Foods
(847) 835-2842
341 Hazel Ave
Glencoe, IL
 
Whole Foods Market
(847) 444-1900
760 Waukegan Rd
Deerfield, IL
 
Safeway
(847) 498-3304
4125 Dundee Rd
Northbrook, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Grand Foods
(847) 446-6707
606 Green Bay Road
Winnetka, IL
 
Safeway
(847) 657-3124
1340 Patriot Blvd
Glenview, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 657-9173
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

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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