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Easter Eggs Lakewood WA

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

Safeway
(253) 581-2072
10223 Gravelly Lake Drive Sw
Lakewood, WA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours
Pharmacy #
253-558-3658
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 11:00AM-6:00PM

Walmart
(253) 512-0949
7001 Bridgeport Way W
Lakewood, WA
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 #
(253) 512-0960
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Safeway
(253) 535-2033
15805 Pacific Ave S.
Tacoma, WA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks,Coinmaster
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 5:00AM-1:00AM

Costco
(253) 671-6000
2219 South 37Th Street
Tacoma, WA
 
Trader Joe'S
(253) 460-2672
3800 Bridgeport Way W
University Place, WA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Target
(253) 581-7171
5618 Lakewood Town Center Blvd Sw
Lakewood, WA
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.

Ft Lewis Commissary
(206) 967-5672
Bldg 5275
Ft Lewis, WA
 
Cash & Carry
(253) 475-1000
3729 Lawrence St So
Tacoma, WA
 
University Place Stores
(253) 564-1966
8319 27Th St West
University Pl, WA
 
Safeway
(253) 565-6215
3842 Bridgeport Way
Tacoma, WA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,Coinmaster,U.S. Bank Branch
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours

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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