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Easter Eggs Little Neck NY

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

Super Stop & Shop
(718) 423-5601
24926 Northern Boulevard
Little Neck, NY
Store Hours
Mon:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Tue:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Wed:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Thu:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Fri:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sat:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sun:7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Waldbaums
(718) 445-8167
35-10 Francis Lewis Blvd.
Francis Lewis, NY
 
Waldbaums
(718) 279-3188
213-15 26Th Ave.
Bay Terrace, NY
 
Waldbaums
(718) 767-8404
153-01 10Th Ave.
Whitestone, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(516) 616-9170
653 Hillside Avenue
New Hyde Park, 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.-Midnight

Waldbaums
(516) 504-0879
40 Great Neck Rd.
Great Neck, NY
 
Waldbaums
(718) 831-6227
259-01 Union Tpke.
Glen Oaks, NY
 
Whole Foods Market
(516) 869-8900
2101 Northern Blvd
Manhasset, NY
 
Waldbaums
(516) 877-0130
2475 Jericho Tpke
Garden City Park, NY
 
Waldbaums
(718) 423-9589
196-35 Horace Harding Blvd.
Flushing, 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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