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Easter Eggs Martinez CA

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

Safeway
(925) 933-0540
6688 Alhambra Ave.
Martinez, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
925-933-0932
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Walmart
(925) 313-5716
1021 Arnold Dr
Martinez, CA
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 #
(925) 313-9059
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
(925) 688-0680
1978 Contra Costa Blvd
Pleasant Hill, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Wells Fargo Bank
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
925-688-0688
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Safeway
(707) 745-4047
50 Solano Sq.
Benicia, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6 AM - Midnight

Trader Joe'S
(925) 299-9344
3649 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
Lafayette, CA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Raley'S
(925) 370-9400
520 Center Avenue
Martinez, CA
Store Hours
6 am to 11 pm

Safeway
(510) 799-6200
605 Parker Bldg A
Rodeo, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6 AM - Midnight

Target
(925) 685-6069
560 Contra Costa Blvd
Pleasant Hill, CA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Raley'S
(707) 746-1203
890 Southampton Rd.
Benicia, CA
Store Hours
6 am - 11 pm
Pharmacy #
707-746-5565
Pharmacy Hours
9-9 M-F/9-6 Sat/9-5 Sun

Costco
(925) 566-4003
2400 Monument Blvd
Concord, CA
 

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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