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SUN., JUNE 7 | 10 AM to 4 PM | Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Help us celebrate the wonderful benefit of herbs!
Attend a FREE mini-herb conference featuring classes for adults and kids, guided herb walks through the amazing Olbrich Botanical Gardens and a kid guided tour. You can also shop at the Herbal Marketplace to purchase medical plants, salves, soaps, tinctures and books.
FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL!
HERB DAY SCHEDULE 2015
CLASSES FOR KIDS (20-30 mins. each)
Talks and activities most appropriate for ages 7 & up (younger children with parental guidance).
10:15 am Treasure Hunt: Helpful Plants in Your Yard (45 mins.)
with Kathrine Alexander
11:30 am Family Aromatherapy by Day Host-Jablonski
12:25 pm Accupressure for Family by David Milbradt,
2:15 pm Plant Walk for Kids & Families with Chaya Eich
3 pm Plants & Pets by Carrie Donahue, Full Circle Holistic Veterinary Care
CLASSES FOR ADULTS (1 hour each)
10 am Tradition of Fire Cider & How to Make It by TBD
11:30 am Healing Insomnia by Kathy Eich, Red Root Mountain
1 pm Growing Medicinal Herbs by Rose Casey, Rosewoods
2:30 pm Herbal Allies for Acute Trauma by Liz Bruno
HERB WALKS (1 hour each)
10:30 am David Milbradt, Abundance Acupunture
11:30 am Liz Bruno & Boi Casillas
1:30 pm Kathleen Wildwood, Wildwood Institute and Herbs
3 pm Laurel Redmon, Red Sage Health
Kids Activity tour
This kid guided tour takes kids to different tables where they will participate in herbal medicine making and growing activities- start seeds to plant in your garden, learn about salve making, fill a lavender sachet to take home, or make some bath salts.
Between classes visit the Herbal Marketplace in Evjue Commons.
Shop the Herbal Marketplace for herb plant starts, herbal tinctures, handmade herbal soaps and salves, herbal crafts, herbal teas, books by herbalists and visit the booths of herbalist schools and a holistic veterinarian.
Full Circle Holistic Veterinary Care with Fringetree Animal Botanicals
Joules of Nature
Mad Maiden Shrub
Madison Area Permaculture Guild
Red Root Mountain School of Botanical Medicine
Top Note Tonics
Wildwood Institute and Herbs
Willy Street Co-op