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Easter Eggs Newtown Square PA

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

Safeway
(610) 325-7200
4855 W. Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,Sushi bar,Coinmaster
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM

Safeway
(610) 989-0781
550 E. Lancaster Ave
St Davids, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./PNC Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy #
610-263-2002
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Whole Foods Market
(610) 688-9400
821 Lancaster Ave
Wayne, PA
 
Trader Joe'S
(610) 225-0925
171 E Swedesford Rd
Wayne, PA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Foodsource By Clemens
(610) 581-7209
661-663 Lancaster Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA
 
Pathmark
(610) 356-2845
30 Lawrence Rd.
Broomall, PA
 
Pathmark
(610) 647-3505
450 W Swedesford Rd
Berwyn, PA
 
Trader Joe'S
(610) 891-2752
12 E State St
Media, PA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Drexeline Great Valu
(610) 622-1100
5000 State Hill Road
Drexel Hill, PA
 
Trader Joe'S
(610) 658-0645
112 Coulter Avenue
Ardmore, PA
Store Hours
8:00 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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