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Easter Eggs North Wales PA

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

Redner'S Markets
(215) 393-0603
1200 Welsh Road
North Wales, PA
 
Costco
(215) 353-4153
740 Upper State Road
North Wales, PA
 
Whole Foods Market
(215) 646-6300
1210 Bethlehem Pike
North Wales, PA
 
Trader Joe'S
(215) 646-5870
1460 Bethlehem Pike*
North Wales, PA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Superfresh
(215) 631-7001
2333 West Main Street
Lansdale, PA
 
Clemens Markets
(215) 646-7313
Bethlehem Pike
Spring House, PA
 
Safeway
(215) 283-4585
1121 Bethlehem Pike
Spring House, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM
Pharmacy #
215-283-4584

Safeway
(215) 699-7555
107 South Main Street
North Wales, PA
Services / Departments
pharmacy,seafood
Store Hours
Mon 5:00AM-4:00PM;Tue-Sat 5:00AM-9:00PM; Sun 5:00AM-7:00PM
Pharmacy #
215-699-6792
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
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1758 Allentown Rd
Lansdale, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,I.B.T./FleetNational Bank Branch
Store Hours
Mon - Sat 5 AM - Midnight;Sun 5 AM - 10 PM

Clemens Markets
(215) 855-9571
W Main St & Forty Foot Rd
Lansdale, 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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