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Easter Eggs Lorton VA

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

Giant
(703) 690-5000
8941 Ox Rd. Shoppes At Valley
Lorton, VA
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.

Giant
(703) 866-3009
7501 Huntsman Blvd. Huntsman Square
Springfield, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Giant
(703) 569-9277
6426 Plz. Plaza
Springfield, VA
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.

Target
(703) 490-3242
2460 Prince William Pkwy
Woodbridge, VA
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.

Target
(703) 921-0220
6600 Springfield Mall
Springfield, VA
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.

Costco
(703) 912-1203
7373 Boston Boulevard
Springfield, VA
 
Wegmans Potomac
14801 Dining Way,
Woodbridge, VA
Services / Departments
Wi-Fi Internet Access, Coin Redemption Self Service, MoneyGram / Money Orders

Shoppers Food Warehouse
(703) 680-0760
14000 Shoppers Best Way
Dale City, VA
 
Costco
(703) 490-7410
2700 Potomac Mills Circle - Ste 200
Woodbridge, VA
 
Safeway
(703) 497-2227
2042 Daniel Stuart Sq
Woodbridge, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
703-497-2114
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-6:00PM

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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