Echoes of Pillsbury

A Pop-Up Exhibit and Gathering in the Shadow of the Pillsbury Plant

Moving Pillsbury Forward is pleased to announce that we are hosting a special event for the community at the Pillsbury Plant and you are invited! Please feel free to share this invitation with others.

Tuesday, September 21, 5:30 to 7pm

At the former Pillsbury Plant, 1525 E. Phillips, Springfield, IL.

Join Moving Pillsbury Forward for a very special evening of history, art, and storytelling. For the past six months, Moving Pillsbury Forward has been working with archaeologist and artist Robert Mazrin to record, salvage, and recycle not only historic artifacts from the abandoned Pillsbury factory, but also a remarkable range of relics and “ready-made” art objects. Arranged and displayed on-site, this special exhibit will b eopened fo ra public gathering and fundraiser on September 21st.

The suggested donation is $25. Former employees and our neighbors in the Pillsbury Neighborhood are invited as our guests.

The evening will include music by The End Times Trio, a presentation by Robert Mazrim, wine and soft beverages, and Jamaican food will be available from the Jamaican Me Hungry food truck. This promises to be a special evening. We look forward to seeing you!