Milton Hershey - A Sweet Life

February 7, 2019 at 2:00pm

Imagine a time when Hershey’s chocolate did not exist and there were few choices other than “hard candy” to enjoy. Milton Hershey changed everything in the candy world with his creations. The original American Chocolatier, Milton Hershey was so much more – self-made inventor, businessman, manufacturer, philanthropist and utopian dreamer. Living a life filled with trials and tribulation, learn about the man that brought sweetness to so many.

Presenter Carl Shatley will bring you an in-depth look into the life of a great American and interesting man only known for the chocolate bars that bear his name. Shatley holds a Master of Arts Degree from Duke University in History and Bachelor of Arts in Art from Greensboro College and is an accomplished lecturer and artist.