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"Eating What's Around Us" Workshop #2: Magic of Mints

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"Eating What's Around Us" Workshop #2: Magic of Mints

Time: June 7, 2012 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: Eternal Abundance
Street: 1025 Commercial Dr
City/Town: Vancouver
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Phone: 604-707-0088
Event Neighbourhood and Type: grandview-woodlands
Organized By: Garliq Herbalista & Alexandra Brigham
Latest Activity: May 30, 2012

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The mints include peppermint, lemonbalm, and spearmint. They taste delicious, have wonderful cooling properties for the warm weather, and proliferate in the local climate.

Investment: $35 per person, including $10 equipment fee. Scholarships available.

For more information and to register, contact Eternal Abundance at 604-707-0088 or, or visit

About the series:
Walk around your neighbourhood - edible and medicinal plants abound! "Magic of Mints" is the second of six workshops held one Thursday per month in the series "Eating What's Around Us". The series looks to create awareness about what is available in our neighborhoods and at what time of year, so we can re-establish with the world around us, with our food, and our medicine. Each workshop will include an herb walk to identify and forage for wild and cultivated plants, followed by hands-on preparation of a food, salve, tincture, ferment, etc. Workshops are led by Garliq, a clinical herbalist and educator, and founder of the Urban Herb School ( and the Living Medicine Project.

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