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Lecture: History of Candy

Title:Lecture: History of Candy
Date & Time:Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:Alexandria Black History Museum, 902 Wythe St. (Map This)
Event Details:Susan Benjamin, candy historian, returns to the ABHM to talk about the historic origins of candy based on her book Sweet as Sin: “The Unwrapped Story of How Candy Became America’s Favorite Pleasure.” This program focuses on African American contributions to sugar production and candy making.
Contact Phone No.:703.746.4356
Fees:Cost is $15 and includes a tasting bag of candy. Reservations recommended: online at or by calling 703.746.4356.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Black History Museum, Lecture, Museums, Parker Gray

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