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Easter Eggs Mckeesport PA

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

Fifth Ave Foodland
(412) 672-7820
815 Fifth Ave
Mckeesport, PA
 
White Oak Shop 'N Save
(412) 664-3500
Oak Pk Mall 2001 Lincoln
White Oak, PA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(412) 655-3404
2351 Century Drive
West Mifflin, 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) 655-3909
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Great Valley Foodland
(412) 824-9050
Great Valley Shpg Ctr
No Versailles, PA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(412) 816-0301
100 Wal-Mart Drive
North Versailles, 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) 816-0307
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Olympia Giant Eagle
(412) 751-6789
4313 Walnut Street
McKeesport, PA
Hours
Sunday:8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday:8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday:8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday:8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday:8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday:8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday:8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Departments
Bakery , Cafe , Deli , Giant Eagle Pro Series (Full Service Photo Lab) , Grab & Go , Greeting Cards , Grocery Edible , Hot Foods , Meat , Pizza , Prepared Foods , Produce , Soup & Salad

Glassport Foodland
(412) 673-2800
937 Ohio St
Glassport, PA
 
Buttermilk Hollow Foodland
(412) 462-0639
4647 Buttermilk Hollow Rd
West Mifflin, PA
 
Sam'S Club
(412) 653-8622
2251 Century Drive
West Mifflin, PA
 
Village Foodland
(412) 466-1112
1886 Homeville Rd
West Mifflin, 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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