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Candle Making at Historic RittenhouseTown

January 19, 2012

Visit Historic RittenhouseTown on Saturday January 28th from 1 – 4 PM and learn about 18th century candle making! This hands-on presentation will be led by Clarissa Dillon of Pastmasters, an educational not-for-profit corporation dedicated to research, demonstration and interpretation of English domestic activities. Each participant will make tallow and paraffin candles. This class will be held in Historic RittenhouseTown’s original Bake House dating from circa 1730.

The Bake House does not have a modern heating system, so please dress accordingly. Advanced registration and payment required. Tickets are $30 for nonmembers and $25 members. For additional information call 215.438.5711.

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