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Metis Riverside Plants, Foods & Medicines
May 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm$5.00 – $25.00
Explore 3 unique ecosystems in Fish Creek Park with a Metis Herbalist. We will move along the riverbanks, under cottonwoods and through the prairie grasses of the Bow River Valley, sharing information from Metis plant culture and relationships. Teachings on the identification of, and traditional uses for food and medicine plants of the Metis focus on the wonderful relationship we share with the plants.
Workshop For: This workshop is designed for families, and anyone who likes a shorter walk/slower pace. The route is about 1.5kms round trip. The trail is flat and paved. Families with children are welcome, minors (<18 years) must be accompanied by a guardian. Socialized dogs are allowed, provided they are leashed and under control.
What to Bring: your notebook and pen, water bottle, comfortable clothing to keep you safe for the weather, good walking shoes or boots if it’s wet.
Practicum/CE Hours: This workshop provides one (1) Practicum (non-clinical) hour for students of herbalism, or one (1) CE hours for Registered Herbalists.