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Easter Eggs Mc Kees Rocks PA

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

Mckees Rocks Foodland
(412) 771-1999
1100 Chartiers Ave
Mckees Rocks, PA
Sheraden Foodland
(412) 331-7494
2928 Sheraden Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
(412) 490-2204
202 Costco Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
(412) 490-0488
600 Chauvet Dr
Pittsburgh, PA
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.

Heidelberg Shop 'N Save
(412) 276-5130
2100 Washington Pk
Carnegie, PA
Kennedy Shop N Save
(412) 771-7525
Kenmar Plaza Shopping Ctr
Mckees Rocks, PA
Walmart Supercenter
(412) 788-9079
250 Summit Park Dr
Pittsburgh, PA
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 #
(412) 788-9110
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Noblestown Shop 'N Save
(412) 921-0117
2103 Noblestown Rd
Pittsburgh, PA
Sam'S Club
(412) 494-4140
249 Summit Park Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA
Pharmacy #

Rochester Road Shop N Save
(412) 931-0743
184 Rochester Road
Pittsburgh, PA

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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