In this episode, Robyn interviews Melissa Nierman, Founder of NOW Age Travel in Salem. Melissa leads NOW Age Walking Tours: Ghosts of Buildings Past, History of Spiritualism, and Witches: 1692-Today. She’s also the co-creator and facilitator of Tarot Salon every 4th Tuesday of the month at HausWitch. Robyn & Melissa discuss the American Spiritualism movement, its impact on Salem, and the F-word (feminism!).
PS: Creative Salem members keep an eye out in your members email inbox for your chance to win a pair of free tickets to one of these awesome tours.. Want to sign up.. visit creativesalem.com/membership and enter the code WELOVENOWAGE and save $15 off a membership!
Check out Robyn’s blog about the inspiration for this episode by visiting RandomBookMusings.wordpress.com. You can learn more about Melissa’s tours at NowAgeTravel.com. And when you go you’ll probably see Robyn talking about the history of Salem. She keeps finding herself on Melissa’s tours because they are SO AMAZING.
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The Trustees to Present first East Coast Production of TigerLion Art’s Acclaimed Outdoor Walking Play NatureSeptember 15, 2017
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Road Trip Photos – Bread and Puppet TheatreSeptember 11, 2017
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We’re All Mad Here – A Photo Series by Joey PhoenixSeptember 6, 2017
Creative Photo Series by Joey Phoenix Media creates a wonderful and magical take on Alice in Wonderland.
Mayor Kim Driscoll live from Notch BrewingSeptember 18, 2017
Mayor Kim Driscoll and Chris Lohring tap the cask at the inaugural edition of Oktoberfest at Notch Brewing in Salem MA. For more information on all the great events in Salem make sure and visit our events calendar.
Creative Salem HistoryCast Ep.2 – Now Age Travel and Healing – Spiritualism in SalemSeptember 11, 2017
In this episode, Robyn interviews Melissa Nierman, Founder of NOW Age Travel in Salem. Melissa leads NOW Age Walking Tours: Ghosts of Buildings Past, History of Spiritualism, and Witches: 1692-Today.