7:00 pm

Janet Parnes – “Myths and Miracles of Victorian Medicine”

Medicine in the Victorian Age has a lot to tell us about today’s world: how we handle a pandemic, and how far medicine has come. Prepare to gasp, cringe and chuckle, as you discover the horrifying practices and milestones discoveries that characterize turn of-the-century medicine. Join us as Janet Parnes, will be portraying Miss Myrtle Mills, takes us on this in person exploration of practices that defy today’s medical sense.