Carbon County Environmental Education Center will be hosting a class Sunday on making homemade soaps. Handmade soap beats the stuff at the megastore, but specialty shops prices might not fit your budget. Join Jeannie Carl to learn how to make your own.

Take home two original soap creations and the know how to make more at home. Learn the benefits of making your own soap by using natural oils and plants. Recipes, tips and soap boxes for your soap make this a program you don't want to miss.

There is a fee and the program is limited to 15 people. For more information or to register, call (570) 645-8597.

The center is located at the west end of Mauch Chunk Lake Park, along Lentz Trail.