Thursday, June 27- 7:00p.m.

Location: Ringering Room

For much of its history, Chicago churned out an astonishing one third of all candy produced in the United States. Some of the biggest names in the industry were based in Chicago: Curtiss, Brach, Tootsie Roll, Leaf, Wrigley, and Mars. This presentation is packed with vintage images of stores, factories, and advertisements, revealing how Chicago candy makers created strong bonds between people and their favorite treats.