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Jams & Jellies

August 10 @ 10:00 am - August 11 @ 4:00 pm

Visitors will get to experience the canning process by watching and listening to staff as they follow recipes dating back to 1858. Early to mid-August is exactly the time of year that the Wade House household staff would have been busy preserving fruits that were ripening.

Staff will use raspberries picked on the Wade House grounds to make the jam and jelly and then will seal canning jars with brandy-soaked paper rounds and five layers of tissue paper.  Interpreters will also explain the differences between jams and jellies.

Adults (18-64): $12, Students/Seniors (65 & older): $10, Children (5-17): $6, Wisconsin Historical Society Members: Free

Details

Start:
August 10 @ 10:00 am
End:
August 11 @ 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.wisconsinhistory.org/calendar/event/6711/jams-and-jellies

Venue

Wade House
W7965 Highway 23
Greenbush, WI 53026 United States
Phone:
(920) 526-3271