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Speaker Series: The Ball Jar: Each One Tells a Story

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 2:00 - 3:15

The Ball Jar: Each One Tells a Story

NO CHARGE! Reservations are required by calling the Center.

In 1884, the Ball Brothers began making home-canning jars in New York. Mrs. Vincent will discuss the history of Ball jars through time, share interesting stories, and display a few jars.


Presenter: Karen Vincent, Director of Collections, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie


Location John Jay Center for Learning, 101 S. Meridian St., Portland

Contact Center Staff, 260-729-5525, Ext. 221