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Behind the Glass: In-Cider Information at Corning Museum of Glass

An Evening with Corning's phenomenal glass blowers and their custom cider glasses

Thursday, September 14

Lecture at 6:30, followed by cider tasting and discussion

Held at Corning Museum of Glass Auditorium

For more info and to RSVP

New York is the second largest apple-producing region in the United States. The cideries in this state are doing amazing things with apples, drawing international attention and acclaim in recent years. Pair this with the Museum’s talented glassmakers, and you have the planted the seeds for a fantastic collaboration to create the perfect glass for enjoying hard cider.

The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes and The Corning Museum of Glass present Behind the Glass: In-Cider Information on Thursday, September 14. We will unveil ciders and their custom-made glasses, learn about the history of apples and cider in the region from Maria Kennedy of The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes, and hear local cider-makers and CMoG’s glass artists talk about their collaboration in a panel discussion.

All lectures are free and open to the public. Watch lectures on our YouTube Channel and see photos from the events below.

Museum Members at the Donor level and above ($135+) are invited to come early for a private reception at 5:30 pm. Please RSVP by September 7 to (607) 438-5600 or

Earlier Event: September 8
Dinner and Music with Kitty and Wiles
Later Event: September 15
Dinner and Music with the West Hillbillies