This page is designed to keep website visitors and members up to date on what is taking place within the NGGA. It will be used to announce regular board meetings, committee meetings, auctions, and other activities that would be of interest to collectors.
NGGA BOARD MEETING
Time: 7 P.M.
Location: GREENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY COMMUNITY ROOM
Tour Kokomo Opalescent Glass Company (members only)Kokomo Opalescent Glass is known worldwide for producing art glass. They are celebrating over 100 years of business. They have been featured in episodes of "Factory Made", "How's That Made" and magazines such as Indianapolis Monthly, Travel Indiana and more.
The cost of the tour is $5.00 which will be due when you take the tour. The tour begins at 9:30 a.m. On June 13, 2014 and will last approximately one hour. They are located at 1310 S. Market Street in Kokomo, Indiana.
There are a few requirements and guidelines for the tour of the factory:
1. Oxygen tanks are not permitted on the tour (their furnaces are open gas flames).
2. You will need to dress for the weather as the factory has no climate control.
3. Canvas, open toe, open heel, flip-flops or clop style shoes are discouraged.
We need to know an approximate number of members wishing to tour the factory. Please contact us at the number listed above.
NOTE: Kokomo Opalescent Glass has made two special items for the National Greentown Glass Association. They are pictured in the "Publications" section of the website. These items must be prepaid no later than May 5, 2014 to assure their readiness the day of the tour.
Date: Friday, June 13, 201
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1310 South Market Street