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Easter Eggs Yorktown Heights NY

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

A&P
(914) 962-0989
100 Triangle Ctr
Yorktown Heights, NY
 
Walmart
(914) 526-1100
3133 East Main St
Mohegan Lake, 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) 526-1105
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

A&P
(914) 528-1081
1366 E. Main St
Shrub Oak, NY
 
Red Mills Market
(845) 628-3406
Rt #6 North Po Box 200
Mahopac Falls, NY
 
A&P
(914) 737-2772
20 Welcher Ave
Peekskill, NY
 
BJ's
(914) 734-9700
3303 Crompond Rd.
Yorktown Heights, NY
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Optical Department(R), Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

A&P
(914) 526-0124
3105 East Main St
Mohegan Lake, NY
 
Super Stop & Shop
(914) 628-5602
80 Birdsall Road
Baldwin Place, 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

Super Stop & Shop
(914) 739-3356
1831 East Main Street
Peekskill, 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.-10:00 p.m.

A&P
(914) 232-9712
132 Bedford Rd
Katonah, 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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