A tall plant in the foreground with a forest in the background.
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Date & Time Details: August 4th @ 11:00 am

Location: Turning Point

Address: 2495 Fox Gap Road, Bangor, PA, USA

Contact: Logan
loganr@kirkridge.org

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Herbal Medicine at Kirkridge

With Shelley DePaul

August 4, 2024

When Shelley DePaul, one of the clan mothesr of the Lenape Nation of Pennysylvania, first set foot on Kirkridge land, she explained, “This place is full of medicine!” We are so excited that she is willing to come and teach us about the plant allies on this land.  Join us for this exciting opportunity to learn about herbal medicine in this area.
Donations will be accepted for the Lenape Nation of Pennsylvania.

Leader

Shelley DePaul
Shelley DePaul is the Language Director for the Lenape Nation of Pennsylvania and is one of the few people in the world who speak Lenape proficiently. She has been active with the Lenape Nation as Genealogy Researcher, Historical Researcher, Lenape Language Specialist and Educator. She also participated in the organization of the Rising Nation River Journey and Treaty of Renewed Friendship. From 1979-1997 she worked as a public school teacher, and she currently works as a music instructor. Shelley DePaul received her B.S. in secondary education in 1979 from East Stroudsburg University.
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