Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Wellness

February 27, 2019 - April 10, 2019

The exhibit focuses on the interconnectedness of wellness, illness, and cultural life for Native Americans and how they relate to concepts of community, spirit, and the land. The U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) developed and produced Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness. The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in partnership with NLM, tours the exhibition to America’s libraries.

Opening Reception

Tuesday, March 5th  at 4:30 pm
Broome Library, Exhibition Hall

  • Chumash Blessing by Raundel Banuelos
  • Lecture by Alan "Spirit Hawk" Salazar
  • Danza performance in the Broome Library Plaza

For more info see Flyer


Monday, April 8th at 4:30 pm
Broome Library, Exhibition Hall

"Understanding Medicines Based on Chumash Tradition"

Dr. James D. Adams, Jr.
Professor of Pharmacology
University of Southern California

For more info see Flyer


February 27, 2019 - April 10, 2019
Broome Library, Exhibition Hall

In addition to the exhibit, we will have displayed items on loan from:

  • Stagecoach Inn & Museum
  • The Ventura County Archaeological Society
  • The Museum of Ventura County
  • The personal Collection of Raudel Banuelos
  • The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians
  • Artwork on display from Veronica Valadez


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You may also park for FREE at the Metrolink station in Camarillo, or several locations in Oxnard, and take the VCTC bus to campus. For the most current schedule and pricing details, please check the VCTC website at


Janet Pinkley
Laura Worden
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