PowWow-PA Dutch Folk Medicine

Pow Wow is said to be a collection of European magic spells, recipes, and folk remedies of a type familiar to students of folklore. The formulas mix Christian prayers, magic words, and simple rituals to cure simple domestic ailments and rural troubles. Practitioners served rural folks with ways to heal common maladies. Learn about the history of this practice and discuss techniques and hear about some people who were treated in this program for teens and adults.

Pre-registration is required, contact jbrooks@countyofberks.com or call 484-706-0020

Date: 

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Location

Bingaman Nature Center
2660 Hill Rd
19606 Reading , PA
Phone: (484) 706-0020
Pennsylvania US

Website: 

http://www.co.berks.pa.us/Dept/Parks/Pages/InterpretivePrograms.aspx