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Easter Eggs Huntingdon Valley PA

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

Pathmark
(215) 357-7701
2100 Countyline Rd
Huntingdon Valley, PA
 
Foodbasics
(215) 676-8782
15501 Bustleton Ave
Philadelphia, PA
 
Target
(215) 305-0000
11000 Roosevelt Blvd Ste 3
Philadelphia, 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.

Trader Joe'S
(215) 885-5240
933 Old York Rd
Jenkintown, PA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Safeway
(215) 881-2100
2350 Susquehanna Rd
Roslyn, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./FleetNational Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy #
215-881-9802
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
(215) 379-6900
737 Huntingdon Pike
Huntingdon Valley, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./FleetNational Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy #
215-379-3275
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

BJ's
(215) 676-2402
2054 Red Lion Rd.
Philadelphia, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Optical Department(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Clemens Market
(215) 887-8602
1411 Old York Road
Abington, PA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(215) 830-8370
2101 Blair Mill Rd.
Willow Grove, 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) 830-9760
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Whole Foods Market
(215) 481-0800
1575 The Fairway
Jenkintown, 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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