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Making Hand-Dipped Candles

Oct 21, 2023

Historic Pond House, Pond Dakota Mission Park, 401 East 104th St, Bloomington, MN


Try your hand at dipping candles and make one to take home. Agnes Pond made her family’s candles, which were the only source of light for the Pond family before the 1860s. Learn first-hand why the Pond family was so pleased when kerosene lamplight became available!

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