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Easter Eggs Long Branch NJ

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

BJ's
(732) 493-2037
1904 State Route 35
Oakhurst, NJ
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Optical Department(R), Delicatessen, Rotisserie Chicken, Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Wegmans Ocean
1104 Highway 35
Ocean, NJ
Services / Departments
MoneyGram / Money Orders, Coin Redemption Self Service

Target
(732) 918-6645
2331 State Rte 66
Ocean, NJ
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.

Whole Foods Market
(732) 758-1688
471 State Route 35
Red Bank, NJ
 
A&P
(732) 291-0213
1002 Rt 36
Atlantic Highlands, NJ
 
A&P
(732) 530-7449
507 Prospect Ave
Little Silver, NJ
 
Costco
(732) 481-0023
2361 Route 66
Ocean, NJ
 
A&P
(732) 935-0996
990 Shrewsbury Ave
Tinton Falls, NJ
 
Walmart
(732) 922-8084
3575 State Route 66
Neptune, NJ
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 #
(732) 918-0441
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(732) 706-9222
2105 Route 35
Middletown, NJ
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.

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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