Mary Ann Eves " Miss Middletown" has some of the best of the best lectures in the county. This week she is having,
Middletown Township Historical Society
MIDDLETOWN MONDAYS 2012
Lectures begin at 7:30 p.m.
at Lima Estates, 411 North Middletown Road, Media, PA 19063
Free and open to the public, no registration required.
Monday, November 19
LIGHTS IN THE DARK NIGHT:
DECEMBER HOLIDAYS IN HISTORY AND FOLKLORE
by Darcy Fair, folklorist
Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, the Winter Solstice or Kwanzaa, many long-standing holiday traditions are rooted in family and community folklore. Investigate the origins and changing character of some of these traditions with folklorist Darcy Fair. Participants will examine the folk process at work in holiday food traditions, decorations, family gatherings and other activities.