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Easter Eggs Huntington Station NY

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

Pathmark
(631) 423-7566
683 Old Country Rd.
Dix Hills, NY
 
Costco
(631) 293-8707
625 Broadhollow Road
Melville, NY
 
Waldbaums
(631) 385-0145
890 Walt Whitman Road
Melville, NY
 
Waldbaums
(631) 424-6852
60 Wall Street
Huntington, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(516) 692-8292
8101 Jericho Turnpike
Woodbury, NY
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Waldbaums
(631) 351-3553
711 East Jericho Turnpike
Huntington Station, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(631) 547-6970
1100 Jerico Turnpike
Huntington, NY
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Waldbaums
(631) 262-0759
777 Pulaski Road
Greenlawn, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(631) 462-5555
3126 Jericho Turnpike
East Northport, NY
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Pathmark
(631) 499-4477
6070 Jericho Tpke.
Commack, NY
 

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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