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History Happy Hour: A Friend in Mead is a Friend Indeed

May 20, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

This month’s History Happy Hour springs into action with alook at honey and mead! The program will take place at 6:30 pm on Thursday, May20th.


Join us as we welcome Kim Floyd and Jeff “Puff” Irvin fortheir presentation, “A Friend in Mead is a Friend Indeed.” They will look atsome of the history and significance of mead as well as some of the science that goes into the process ofproducing the beverage. Kim Floyd is the director of the North Carolina CraftBeverage Museum, and Puff Irvin is the Director of the Craft Beverage Institute of the Southeast at AshevilleBuncombe Technical Community College.


This presentation will be available via Zoom and Facebooklive. The livestream will also be available at Depot Street Brewing inJonesborough. Come and learn the history of some of your favorite beverages ata local brewery. If you prefer to view the program online, the Zoom logininformation is available on Facebook and the Heritage Alliance website. You canconnect directly with the program via Zoom or watch the live stream on theChester Inn’s Facebook page. This program is free and open to the public!


The Chester Inn State Historic Site and Museum is fundedunder an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment andConservation, Tennessee Historical Commission. Formore information on the Chester Inn Museum, History Happy Hour, or the HeritageAlliance please call our office at 423.753.9580 or the Chester Inn Museum at423.753.4580. You can also contact the organization via email at info@heritageall.org.  Additional information about the HeritageAlliance and its mission can be found online at http://www.heritageall.org/.Be sure to follow the Chester Inn and Heritage Alliance Facebook pages forupdates about events at the Chester Inn and other Heritage Alliance programs.


May 20, 2021
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm