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Easter Eggs Mc Lean VA

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

Bottom Dollar Food
(703) 335-2948
8313 Sudley Rd
Manassas, VA
Store Hours
7:00 AM to 11:00 PM, 7 days a week

Safeway
(703) 538-6539
6244 Old Dominion Dr
Mclean, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - 11 PM
Pharmacy #
703-536-4257
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Whole Foods Market
(703) 448-1600
7511 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA
 
Trader Joe'S
(703) 288-0566
7514 Leesburg Turnpike
Falls Church, VA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Giant
(703) 237-9609
1230 W. Broad St. Falls Plaza Falls
Church, 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) 893-0377
1454 Chain Bridge Rd. Chain Bridge Corner
Mclean, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:Open 24 Hours Wed:Open 24 Hours Thu:Open 24 Hours Fri:Open 24 Hours Sat:Midnight-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Harris Teeter
(703) 448-0132
8200 Crestwood Heights Dr
Mclean, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 448-0679
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Safeway
(703) 343-1000
7401 Colshire Dr.
Mclean, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,wi-fi
Store Hours
24 Hours
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
(703) 765-3434
1624 Belle View Blvd.
Alexandria, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight

Giant
(301) 652-1484
5400 Westbard Ave. Westwood Shopping Center
Bethesda, MD
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.

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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