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Monday August 3rd, 2015 11:14AM

Habersham Co. Canning Plant open house set for June 23

By Ken Stanford Reporter
CLARKESVILLE - The Habersham County Canning Plant will be hosting an open house Monday, June 23, from 5:00-7:00 p.m.<br /> <br /> It will give the public the chance to see some new features at the plant, pick up a schedule of operation, meet the agriculture teachers and students who will be assisting in the canning plant this summer, and share canning ideas with other community members. <br /> <br /> The plant will also be offering a Salsa Canning Class on Tuesday June 24 at 1:00. Pre-registration is required. To register, go to www.habershamcountycanningplant.weebly.com, or emailacrump@habershamschools.com, or call (706)778-7161 between 8:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00 Monday through Thursday.<br /> <br /> For more other information, including operating dates and hours this year, go towww.habershamcountycanningplant.weebly.com, or emailacrump@habershamschools.com, or call (706) 778-7161 and leave a message for Amy Crump or Kyle Dekle.
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