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Easter Eggs Riverhead NY

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

Walmart
(631) 369-1041
765 Old Country Road
Riverhead, NY
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 #
(631) 369-9028
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Waldbaums
(631) 727-0820
1510 Old Country Road
Riverhead, NY
 
Stop & Shop
(631) 727-6751
1615 Old Country Road
Riverhead, 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.-Midnight

Waldbaums
(631) 288-6965
70 Sunset Avenue
Westhampton Beach, NY
 
Waldbaums
(631) 874-2038
812 Montauk Highway
Center Moriches, NY
 
Target
(631) 208-9424
1150 Old Country Rd
Riverhead, NY
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.

BJ's
(631) 727-6700
607 Old Country Rd.
Riverhead, NY
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Optical Department(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Stop & Shop
(631) 728-2020
190 West Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sun:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Waldbaums
(631) 298-9797
Rt. 25 & Factory Avenue
Mattituck, NY
 
Waldbaums
(631) 283-0045
167 Main St. & Jagger Lane
Southampton, 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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