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Easter Eggs Schenectady NY

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

Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy
(518) 357-2050
1400 Altamont Avenue
Schenectady, NY
Store Hours
Monday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Tuesday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Wednesday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Thursday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Friday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Saturday 24 Hours 9am - 7pm
Sunday 24 Hours 9am - 6pm
Pharmacy #
(518) 357-2054

Walmart
(518) 355-2596
1320 Altamont Avenue
Rotterdam, 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 #
(518) 355-2792
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pricechopper
(518) 346-0182
442 Balltown Road
Schenectady, NY
Pharmacy #
(518) 346-6218

Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy
(518) 395-9497
3333 Consaul Road
Niskayuna, NY
Store Hours
Monday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Tuesday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Wednesday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Thursday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Friday 24 Hours 9am - 9pm
Saturday 24 Hours 9am - 7pm
Sunday 24 Hours 9am - 6pm
Pharmacy #
(518) 395-9798

Pricechopper
(518) 372-6553
1640 Eastern Parkway
Schenectady, NY
Pharmacy #
(518) 372-0340

Pricechopper
(518) 357-4050
1879 Altamont Ave.
Schenectady, NY
Pharmacy #
(518) 357-4297

Target
(518) 346-8540
428 Balltown Rd
Schenectady, 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
(518) 382-1900
70 W Campbell Rd.
Rotterdam, NY
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Optical Department(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.

Pricechopper
(518) 399-4011
290 Saratoga Road
Scotia, NY
Pharmacy #
(518) 399-6474

Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy
(518) 384-0156
262 Saratoga Road
Glenville, NY
Store Hours
Monday 6am - 11pm
Tuesday 6am - 11pm
Wednesday 6am - 11pm
Thursday 6am - 11pm
Friday 6am - 11pm
Saturday 6am - 11pm
Sunday 6am - 11pm
Pharmacy #
(518) 384-0246
Pharmacy Hours
Mon: 9am - 9pm
Tue: 9am - 9pm
Wed: 9am - 9pm
Thr: 9am - 9pm
Fri: 9am - 9pm
Sat: 9am - 7pm
Sun: 9am - 6pm

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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