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Easter Eggs Wexford PA

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

Target
(412) 536-1807
4801 Mcknight Rd Ste 60
Pittsburgh, PA
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.

No Hills Shop 'N Save
(412) 369-8781
4801 Mcknight Rd
Pittsburgh, PA
 
Rt #8 Shop 'N Save
(724) 443-8420
5375 William Flynn Hwy
Gibsonia, PA
 
Target
(724) 799-2237
550 Grandview Crossing Dr
Gibsonia, PA
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.

Cranberry Mall Shop 'N Sav
(724) 776-3260
New Freedom Rd Rt 19
Cranberry, PA
 
Sam'S Club
(412) 364-1572
289 Mt. Nebo Point Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
Pharmacy #
(412)364-6815

Pines Plaza Foodland
(412) 367-5115
1130 Perry Hwy
Pittsburgh, PA
 
Walmart
(724) 449-2700
300 Wal-Mart Drive
Gibsonia, PA
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 #
(724) 449-2787
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mars Foodland
(724) 625-9130
201 Grand Ave Box 720
Mars, PA
 
Costco
(724) 778-6303
1050 Cranberry Square Drive
Cranberry Township, PA
 

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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