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Easter Eggs Pittsburg CA

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

Winco Foods
(925) 439-8505
2400 North Park Blvd.
Pittsburg, CA
 
Target
(925) 778-8950
4301 Century Blvd
Pittsburg, 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.

Safeway
(925) 458-0181
660 Bailey Rd
Bay Point, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Wells Fargo Bank
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
925-458-1703
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Target
(925) 752-0002
5769 Lone Tree Way
Antioch, CA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Safeway
(925) 672-2135
5431 Clayton Rd.
Clayton, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,starbucks,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Wells Fargo Bank
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
925-672-2152
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Raley'S
(925) 432-1900
1375 Buchanan Rd.
Pittsburg, CA
Store Hours
6 am - 11 pm
Pharmacy #
925-432-1656
Pharmacy Hours
9-8 M-F/9-5 Sat

Walmart
(925) 427-2022
2203 Loveridge Road
Pittsburg, CA
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 #
(925) 427-2151
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Safeway
(925) 356-2710
4309 Clayton Rd
Concord, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
5 AM - 1 AM
Pharmacy #
925-356-2722
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Costco
(925) 470-4603
2201 Verne Roberts Circle
Antioch, CA
 
Walmart
(925) 755-0900
4893 Lone Tree Way
Antioch, CA
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 #
(925) 755-9600
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 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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