Lost Arts: 19th Century Soap Making

April 02, 2024 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
April 2nd, 2024 09:00AM - April 2nd, 2024 12:00PM
April 9th, 2024 09:00AM - April 9th, 2024 12:00PM
April 16th, 2024 09:00AM - April 16th, 2024 12:00PM
April 23rd, 2024 09:00AM - April 23rd, 2024 12:00PM
April 30th, 2024 09:00AM - April 30th, 2024 12:00PM

This program will also be presented on 4/10/24, 4/16/24, 4/24/24, & 4/30/24.

A demonstration of the Lost Art of 19th Century Soap Making.  The demonstration will be featured in Rosedown?s Old Kitchen outbuilding and will show the procedures and processes that were used in past eras to produce blocks of soap down-hearth.  The living history presenter will discuss the history of soap making and the various stages of the soap-making process, from measuring and mixing of ingredients, to heating over the fire and pouring the hot liquid into molds to form blocks of soap.