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Easter Eggs Novato CA

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

Costco
(415) 899-1332
300 Vintage Way
Novato, CA
 
Trader Joe'S
(415) 898-9359
7514 Redwood Blvd.
Novato, CA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Safeway
(415) 898-1503
900 Diablo Ave
Novato, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Wells Fargo Bank
Store Hours
24 hours

Safeway
(415) 479-6111
950 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
415-472-8225
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Whole Foods Market
(415) 451-6333
340 Third St
San Rafael, CA
 
Target
(415) 892-3313
200 Vintage Way
Novato, 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.

Whole Foods Market
790 De Long Avenue
Novato, CA
 
Safeway
(415) 881-9256
5720 Nave Dr.
Novato, CA
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Sun 9:00AM-8:00PM

Safeway
(415) 456-9157
838 Sir Francis Drake
San Anselmo, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6 AM - Midnight

Safeway
(415) 456-1453
700 B St
San Rafael, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
6 AM - Midnight

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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