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Easter Eggs Virginia Beach VA

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

Sam'S Club
(757) 631-9791
3345 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA
Pharmacy #
(757)631-0709

BJ's
(757) 340-8957
3712 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Gas(R), BJ's Optical Department(R), BJ's Propane(TM), Rotisserie Chicken, Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 9 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 7 P.M.

Walmart
(757) 498-9633
657 Phoenix Dr
Virginia Beach, VA
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 #
(757) 498-3720
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Farm Fresh Supermarket
(757) 671-1257
928 Diamond Springs Road
Virginia Beach, VA
 
Bottom Dollar Food
(757) 427-9130
1505 Lynnhaven Parkway
Virginia Beach, VA
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM, 7 days a week

Farm Fresh Supermarket
(757) 463-5515
799 Chimney Hill Shpg Ctr
Virginia Beach, VA
 
Food Lion
(757) 340-7920
3770 Birchwood Mall
Virginia Beach, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7-12 MIDNIGHT

Walmart Supercenter
(757) 430-1836
1149 Nimmo Parkway
Virginia Beach, VA
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 #
(757) 563-2908
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Lion
(757) 463-5741
2352 Va Beach Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7-12 MIDNIGHT

Food Lion
(757) 471-3353
3960 Salem Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 6-12 MIDNIGHT

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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