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Easter Eggs Pittston PA

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

Redner'S Market
(570) 603-9803
2000 North Township Blvd
Pittson, PA
 
Pricechopper
(570) 693-3997
1026 Wyoming Ave.
Wyoming, PA
Pharmacy #
(570) 693-4572

Pricechopper
(570) 287-7244
180 Westside Mall
Edwardsville, PA
 
Sam'S Club
(570) 821-5500
441 Wilkes-Barre Twnsp Blvd.
Wilkes Barre, PA
Pharmacy #
(570)824-6712

Wegmans Wilkes-Barre
220 Highland Park Blvd
Wilkes-Barre, PA
Services / Departments
WKids Fun Center, MoneyGram / Money Orders, Coin Redemption Self Service, Wi-Fi Internet Access

Walmart
(570) 883-9400
1201 Oak St
Pittston, PA
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 #
(570) 883-9700
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Redner'S Market
(570) 331-2092
Us Route 11 Mark Plaza
Edwardsville, PA
 
Wegmans Scranton
1315 Scranton-Carbondale Rt 6
Scranton, PA
Services / Departments
MoneyGram / Money Orders, Wi-Fi Internet Access, Coin Redemption Self Service, WKids Fun Center

Walmart Supercenter
(570) 821-6180
2150 Wilkes Barre Twnsp Mktpl
Wilkes-Barre, PA
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 #
(570) 821-6190
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(570) 829-0511
3400 Wilkes-Barre Township Commons
Wilkes-Barre Township, PA
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.

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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