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Easter Eggs Odenton MD

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

Superfresh
(410) 674-0138
1155 Annapolis Rd
Odenton, MD
 
Sam'S Club
(410) 969-5270
424 George Clauss Blvd
Severn, MD
Pharmacy #
(410)969-5491

Giant
(410) 721-6623
1161 Md. Rt. 3 North Station
Crofton, MD
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Shoppers Food Warehouse
(410) 298-8288
670 Old Mill Rd
Millersville, MD
 
Magruder'S
(301) 262-8229
6810 Race Track Rd
Bowie, MD
 
Safeway
(410) 451-4750
2644 Chapel Lake Dr.
Gambrills, MD
Services / Departments
Bakery,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,SunTrust Bank Branch
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
410-451-4473
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Walmart Supercenter
(410) 582-9990
407 George Clauss Blvd
Severn, MD
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(410) 582-9335
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Shoppers Food Warehouse
(410) 793-0532
1649 Crofton Center
Crofton, MD
 
Safeway
(410) 904-7222
7643 Arundel Mills Blvd
Hanover, MD
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
410-904-7226
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Costco
(410) 379-3103
7077 Arundel Mills Circle
Hanover, MD
 

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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