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Easter Eggs Pottsville PA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(570) 429-1959
500 Terry Rich Blvd
Saint Clair, 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) 429-2004
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Boyer'S Great Valu
(570) 385-3141
131-134 West Main St
Schuylkil Haven, PA
 
Redner'S Quick Shoppe
(610) 488-7866
Route 183 & 4 St
Bernville, PA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(570) 648-6700
9300 State Route 61
Coal Township, 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) 648-7776
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Way Mart Food Store
(570) 622-6696
2247 W Market St
Pottsville, PA

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Redner'S Market
(570) 385-7394
191 Manheim Road
Schuylkil Haven, PA
 
Boyer'S Great Valu
(570) 366-0471
329 So Liberty St
Orwigsburg, PA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(570) 668-2054
35 Plaza Drive, Route 309 N.
Tamaqua, 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) 668-2481
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Boyer'S Great Valu
(570) 929-2711
318 So Hanncok St
Mcadoo, PA
 
Way-Mart Food Store
(570) 544-2815
6 Sunbury St
Minersville, PA

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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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