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Easter Eggs Punxsutawney PA

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

Walmart Supercenter
(814) 938-3500
21920 Route #119
Punxsutawney, 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 #
(814) 938-8100
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

County Market
(814) 938-2820
201 Hampton Ave
Punxsutawney, PA

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Mike's Super Market
(814) 849-8395
53 Taylor St
Brookville, PA

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New Brighton Foodland
(724) 843-2570
400 9Th St
New Brighton, PA
 
Redner'S Market
(717) 285-4380
3985 Columbia Ave
Columbia, PA
 
Walmart
(814) 375-5000
20 Industrial Dr
Du Bois, 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 #
(814) 375-5005
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Martin's Food Mkt
(814) 371-7299
18 Hoover Ave
Du Bois, PA

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Hills Of Home Farm Market
(724) 397-5537
5954 Route 119 Hwy N
Home, PA

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Superfresh
(610) 454-0114
130 W. Main Street
Trappe, PA
 
Pathmark
(215) 247-2800
7700 Crittenden St.
Philadelphia, 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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