The Devil Has My Consent: The Salem Witch Trials

The Devil Has My Consent: The Salem Witch Trials

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Location

Meeting Room A

Repeating Event Dates

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

It's the full moon before Halloween! What better night than this to learn about the renowned Salem Witch Trials? Local historian Kathy Wilson will regale you with tales from Salem, Massachusetts. In 1692 more than 200 people were accused of witchcraft in Salem; 20 were executed. Why?  Were evil forces really at work in Salem? If so, why did they target the people of Massachusetts Bay? The explanation of the events leading up to the trials and the motives of the key players may surprise you. This program reveals the real story behind the behind the Salem Witch Trials.