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2015-02-10 23:12:13

In addition to its lineup of Bigfoot Speakers, Creature Weekend will be hosting a free and public forum on Mountain Lion sightings in Ohio and the Eastern United States.

2015-02-03 23:11:13

Bigfoot Researchers Arrive in Ohio for Annual Creature Weekend Conference Salt Fork State Park, Ohio (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Creature Weekend is proud

2015-01-30 23:01:25

World Famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids to Perform in North America’s Tallest Tank Charleston, S.C.

2015-01-29 23:08:39

At Annual Creature Weekend Conference, Local Ohio Bigfoot Group Conducts Workshop for people wishing to become Bigfoot Researchers Cambridge, Ohio (PRWEB) January

2015-01-29 23:08:37

Creature Weekend Conference Holds Art Exhibit at Salt Fork State Park Lodge to benefit Guernsey County Dollars for Scholars Cambridge, Ohio (PRWEB) January 29,

2015-01-28 08:24:27

First Project under sPower and Hecate Energy Joint Development Agreement SALT LAKE CITY, Jan.

2015-01-20 16:23:54

LA Ice Art creates and features an enormous mermaid ice sculpture for Hollywood's newest film release "Mortdecai" directed by David Koepp. HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan.

2015-01-19 23:03:26

Star Tale is excited to announce the release of innovative picture book apps for kids.

2015-01-15 23:03:18

Story Cove adds Anansi and Turtle Go to Dinner reading resources on website. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 15, 2015 Story Cove LLC is pleased to announce

2015-01-14 08:24:59

Helps parents reduce kids' fear of tooth loss and encourage dental health. NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- From the age of about 5 to 12, children lose twenty baby teeth.


Latest Folklore Reference Libraries

Beast of Bray Road
2014-04-22 14:12:17

Beast of Bray Road The Beast of Bray Road is a cryptid roaming the area of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and from northern Illinois to Vancouver Island, Canada. It has been labeled as werewolf in local news articles but has never been observed transforming from human to a wolf. It has been described in various accounts as being bear-like, resembling Bigfoot and wolf-like and being able to walk on two legs. Its size varies from two to four feet tall when on all four legs, and around seven feet tall...

Mapinguari
2014-04-22 13:41:18

Mapinguari The mapinguari or mapinguary is an ape-like cryptid said to inhabit the Amazon rainforests of Brazil and Bolivia. It is also known as the Isnashi. Several attempts to find physical evidence that the creature exists have been conducted. Samples have been gathered, but when analyzed it was found to be from known animals and some of the castings of tracks were inconclusive. Native folklore has described the creature as having only one eye, long claws, backward feet, a...

Pukwudgie, (Korrigan)
2014-02-17 15:15:28

The Pukwudgie is a small humanoid from Wampanoag folklore. The legend of this creature began in connection with the Wampanoag people's first beliefs that a creation giant had created most of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The Pukwudgies were jealous of the way the Natives adored the creation giant, but still tried to help them, though their efforts were in vein. So the Pukwudgies decided to torment the Wampanoag people instead. Because of this, the Pukwudgie was best to be left alone, or bad...

Sharlie, Lake Monster
2014-01-30 18:08:56

Sharlie is a cryptid that is believed to inhabit Payette Lake near McCall, Idaho. Other names for this reptile-like creature are Slimy Slim or The Twilight Dragon of Payette Lake. Native Americans believed that an evil spirit lived in the lake before western settlers arrived in the area. The first documented sighting of the creature was in 1920 when a group of workers saw what they thought was a log, but it began to move. In August 1944, several groups of people reported seeing a 30...

Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

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gubbings
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'