Making Homemade Soaps

Making Homemade Soaps


2019 Making Homemade Soaps

  • Saturday, May 18, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Hear the history of soap making
  • Natural soap ingredients and their benefits
  • Why use natural soap over commercial, store-bought
  • Make your own soap
  • Each participate will receive a packet of information that has recipes, handouts, lye cautions, etc. 

*Cold process soap making requires use of lye. Participants MUST wear closed toe shoes - no flip flops or sandals! You will be provided with necessary safety equipment,  such as long-sleeved lab coats, safety glasses and nitrile gloves (not latex). Each participant will be required to sign a risk waiver before the start of the session, and will need to bring a large towel or beach towel. Must be 18 years or older. 

Cost: $45/person

Registration deadline: May 10, 2019

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Jill Van Aken
Association Community Liaison


Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County
18 Seward Avenue
Suite 300 (third floor)
Middletown, New York 10940

Last updated March 6, 2019