Candle making workshop at Marble Springs

Marble Springs State Historic Site will host two Candle Making Workshops on Saturday, December 6, 2014 starting at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. This hands-on workshop will teach visitors about lighting sources of the 18th-19th centuries. Visitors will learn how to make beeswax candles by the open hearth. Reservations are required and space is limited to twenty participants for each workshop. Details are subject to change.

Fee: $10 for cost of materials.

Programming assistance for this event is provided by the Arts & Heritage Fund and Knox County. Marble Springs is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission, and supplemented by additional funds raised by the Governor John Sevier Memorial Association.

All activities take place at the Marble Springs State Historic Site: 1220 West Governor John Sevier Highway, Knoxville, TN 37920.

For more information, call 865-573-5508.