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Easter Eggs White Plains NY

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

(914) 285-1070
275 Main Street
White Plains, 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 #
(914) 285-0690
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Super Stop & Shop
(914) 682-3279
670 North Broadway
North White Plains, 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:7:00 a.m.-Midnight

(914) 821-1002
369 Tarrytown Rd
White Plains, NY
Super Stop & Shop
(914) 997-0715
154 Westchester Avenue
White Plains, NY
Store Hours
Mon:7:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:Open 24 Hours Wed:Open 24 Hours Thu:Open 24 Hours Fri:Open 24 Hours Sat:Open 24 Hours Sun:7:00 a.m.-Midnight

Whole Foods Market
(914) 288-1300
110 Bloomingdale Rd
White Plains, NY
(914) 821-0012
9 City Pl
White Plains, NY
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Trader Joe'S
(914) 997-1960
215 N Central Ave
Hartsdale, NY
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

(914) 949-0680
371 Central Park Ave.
Hartsdale, NY
Sam'S Club
(914) 592-0023
333 Sawmill River Rd.
Elmsford, NY
Pharmacy #

(914) 472-7550
777 White Plains Rd.
Scarsdale, 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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