On October 6, a presentation entitled, “The Devil Has My Consent” will be held at the Ray House, hosted by the Benton County Historical Society.

The presentation will begin at 10:00 a.m. and run through 12:00 p.m.

In 1692 more than 200 people were accused of witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts; 20 were executed. Why? What happened to create such hysteria? Were the accusers possessed? Experiencing delusions caused by eating spoiled grain? The explanation of the history and events leading up to the trials and the motives of the key players may surprise you! Discover the real story behind the behind the Salem Witch Trials. Presented by our favorite historian-Kathy Wilson.

Cost to attend this event is $5.00