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Easter Eggs Quakertown PA

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

BJ's
(267) 424-7000
616 N. West End Blvd.
Quakertown, PA
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Optical Department(R), BJ's Propane(TM), Delicatessen, Rotisserie Chicken, Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.

Redner'S Market
(215) 529-9811
701 W End Blvd
Quakertown, PA
 
Clemens Markets
(215) 538-3399
1465-7 West Broad St
Quakertown, PA
 
Clemens Markets
(215) 527-1131
5Th St & Blooming Glen Rd
Perkasie, PA
 
Walmart Supercenter
(215) 679-2782
620 Gravel Pike
East Greenville, 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 #
(215) 679-7010
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
(215) 529-2720
610 N West End Blvd
Quakertown, 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.

Walmart
(215) 529-7689
195 N West End Blvd
Quakertown, 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 #
(215) 529-7883
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
(215) 536-5151
371 Broad St
Quakertown, PA
 
Redner'S Market
(215) 679-7169
5Th & Bitting Streets
Red Hill, PA
 
Clemens Markets
(215) 273-4833
Rt 113 & Country Lane
Souderton, PA
 

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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