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Easter Eggs Richmond Hill NY

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

Pathmark
(718) 835-7900
92-10 Atlantic Ave.
Ozone Park, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(718) 846-2310
8989 Union Turnpike
Glendale, NY
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Trader Joe'S
(718) 275-1791
9030 Metropolitan Ave
Rego Park, NY
Store Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Pathmark
(212) 569-0600
410 W. 207Th St.
New York, NY
 
Pathmark
(718) 649-8225
111-10 Flatlands Ave.
Brooklyn, NY
 
Stop & Shop
(718) 381-5136
64-66 Myrtle Avenue
Glendale, NY
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

BJ's
(718) 326-9080
6626 Metropolitan Ave.
Middle Village, NY
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Optical Department(R), Delicatessen, Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Waldbaums
(718) 738-6875
156-01 Cross Bay Blvd
Howard Beach, NY
 
Target
(718) 760-5656
8801 Queens Blvd
Elmhurst, NY
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.

Waldbaums
(718) 423-9589
196-35 Horace Harding Blvd.
Flushing, NY
 

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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