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Easter Eggs Wilmette IL

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

Safeway
(847) 864-2090
2748 Green Bay Rd
Evanston, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,wi-fi
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 864-3442
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-10:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Whole Foods Market
(847) 733-1600
1640 Chicago Ave
Evanston, IL
 
Target
(847) 733-1144
2209 Howard St
Evanston, IL
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.

Safeway
(847) 866-9026
1910 Dempster
Evanston, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
(847) 866-9473
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(847) 673-0635
6810 N Mccormick Blvd
Lincolnwood, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,Chase Bank
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Pharmacy #
(847) 673-1556
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Grand Foods
(847) 446-6707
606 Green Bay Road
Winnetka, IL
 
Safeway
(847) 446-6870
1822 Willow Rd
Northfield, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Bank One Branch
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 6:00AM-12:00AM
Pharmacy #
(847) 446-4610
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Whole Foods Market
(847) 475-9492
1111 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL
 
Sam'S Club
(847) 491-9000
2450 Main Street
Evanston, IL
Pharmacy #
(847)425-9428

Safeway
(773) 681-9171
6623 N. Damen Ave
Chicago, IL
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,US Bank Branch
Store Hours
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

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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