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LAKE JUNALUSKA, NORTH CAROLINA

Folklore in Modern Society, Women in Film, The Declaration of Independence and Its Signers

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Program #20830ENZ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Uses of Folklore in Modern Society
Marilyn McMinn-McCredie will lead you through a program of song, dance and stories that compares and contrasts Appalachian folklore & history with contemporary American lifestyles.

Women in Film
Examine the role of women in Hollywood films from the silent days through the present. Ben Pickard helps us look at the various roles that modern women portray, from the early presentation of women as either a Madonna or a femme fatale.

The Signing Fathers: A History of the Declaration of Independence
Briefly review the history of the Declaration of Independence, then delve deeper into the 56 patriots who risked their lives by signing the document. In sessions guided by Bert Lockwood, discover who they were and what happened to them after the signing.



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Minimal walking and standing on this program.

Coordinated by Intentional Growth Center.


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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
3 Performances

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