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Easter Eggs Sunnyside NY

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

Pathmark
(718) 937-5722
42-02 Northern Blvd.
Long Island City, NY
 
Costco
(718) 267-3680
32-50 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, NY
 
Waldbaums
(718) 651-6013
75-55 31St Ave.
Jackson Heights, NY
 
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.

D'Agostino Supermarket
(212) 772-9958
1507 York Ave
New York, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(718) 728-7724
34-51 48Th Street
Long Island City, NY
Store Hours
Mon:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Tue:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Wed:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Thu:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Fri:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sat:7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sun:7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Super Stop & Shop
(718) 803-0863
74-17 Grand Avenue
Maspeth, NY
Store Hours
Mon:Open 24 Hours Tue:Open 24 Hours Wed:Open 24 Hours Thu:Open 24 Hours Fri:Open 24 Hours Sat:Open 24 Hours Sun:Open 24 Hours

Whole Foods Market
250 East 57Th Street
New York, NY
 
D'Agostino Supermarket
(212) 570-6803
1233 Lexington Ave
New York, NY
 
Thefoodemporium
(212) 593-2224
969 Second Ave (51 St)
New York, 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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