holiday celebrations | days & dates | fun & wacky daily holidays | holiday travel | holiday blog | holiday greeting cards | holiday recipes | email | holiday home

Easter Eggs Naperville IL

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

Whole Foods Market
(630) 579-7700
2607 W. 75Th Street
Naperville, IL
 
Safeway
(630) 369-3890
1300 S. Naper Blvd
Naperville, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
Mon REOPEN 6:00 AM;Tue-Sat 24 HRS;Sun 24 HRS - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(630) 369-7580
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Cub Foods
(630) 717-8600
2639 Aurora Ave
Naperville, IL
 
Supertarget
(630) 357-0056
1951 W Jefferson Ave
Naperville, IL
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.

Costco
(630) 328-2900
1324 S. Route 59
Naperville, IL
 
Sam'S Club
(630) 527-0880
808 S. Rt. 59
Naperville, IL
Pharmacy #
(630)416-5041

Walmart
(630) 416-1000
776 South Route 59
Naperville, IL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(630) 416-1390
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Trader Joe'S
(630) 355-4389
44 West Gartner Road
Naperville, IL
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Safeway
(630) 637-3835
1555 North Aurora Rd
Naperville, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(630) 637-3845
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(630) 922-1693
3116 South Route 59
Naperville, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Olive bar,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
Mon -Sat 6:00 AM - 1:00 AM;Sun 6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(630) 922-1707
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Holidays on the Net