American Indian storyteller to speak about 'first foods'
Clackamas Community College will host a community talk featuring guest speaker Esther Stutzman from 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, in the McLoughlin Auditorium, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City.
The talk, "Ethnobotany and the First Foods of the Willamette Valley," will focus on the practical uses of plants in the region. Stutzman is a native Oregonian and traditional American Indian storyteller of the Kalapuya/Coos heritage. She has been telling stories for more than 50 years, having learned about the ancient ways of her culture from her grandmothers.
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