Ed Edmo to speak at Beaverton Historical Society event
The Beaverton Historical Society will present an evening with Ed Edmo, a Shoshone-Bannock poet and traditional storyteller, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, at the Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 S.W. Hall Blvd.
Edmo is a playwright, performer, traditional storyteller, tour guide and lecturer on Northwest tribal culture.
In addition, he conducts workshops, traditional storytelling performances, dramatic monologues and lectures on such issues as cultural understanding and awareness, drug and alcohol abuse and mental health.
Edmo also leads guided tours to the She Who Watches petroglyphs in the Columbia Gorge and the Warm Springs Indian Reservation.
A donation of $5 will be accepted at the door with proceeds benefiting the Beaverton Historical Society. Refreshments will be served.
Visit historicbeaverton.org for more information or call 503-430-0106.