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Easter Eggs Monterey CA

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

Whole Foods Market
(831) 333-1600
800 Del Monte Center
Monterey, CA
 
Safeway
(831) 393-2090
815 Canyon Del Rey Blvd.
Del Rey Oaks, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,meat,pharmacy,produce,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,wi-fi,Wells Fargo Bank
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Sun 9:00AM-8:00PM

Target
(831) 392-1990
2040 California Ave
Sand City, CA
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.

Save Mart Supermarket
(831) 393-1200
2000 California Avenue
Sand City, CA
Store Hours
Sun 6:00 AM - Midnight
Mon 6:00 AM - Midnight
Tues 6:00 AM - Midnight
Wed 6:00 AM - Midnight
Thurs 6:00 AM - Midnight
Fri 6:00 AM - Midnight
Sat 6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(831) 393-1400
Pharmacy Hours
M-F 9 AM - 7 PM, Sat 9 AM - 5 PM, Sun Closed

Safeway
(831) 375-8262
1212 Forest Ave
Pacific Grove, CA
Services / Departments
Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
831-375-8947
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Raley'S
(831) 375-8220
900 Lighthouse Ave.
Monterey, CA
Store Hours
6-11 Mon-Sat 6-10 Sun

Trader Joe'S
(831) 372-2010
570 Munras Ave., Suite 20
Monterey, CA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Costco
(831) 899-1256
801 Tioga Avenue
Sand City, CA
 
Safeway
(831) 625-8820
5 Carmel Ctr Pl.
Carmel, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
24 hours

Trader Joe'S
(831) 656-0180
1170 Forest Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA
Store Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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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