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See the City GREEN - Herb Walk Series

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See the City GREEN - Herb Walk Series

Time: May 31, 2011 at 7pm to June 21, 2011 at 8:30pm
Location: Beautiful Parks and Community Gardens around Van
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Event Neighbourhood and Type: herb, walk, series, workshops
Organized By: garliq
Latest Activity: Jun 21, 2011

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What do you see in the green?

Identifying edible and medicinal plants around Vancouver

This class is all about identifying edible and medicinal plants around Vancouver.  Using some basic botany, students will learn to see depth and to distinguish plants in the endless Sea of Green that is the plant world.

5 Herb Walks – 5 weeks – 5 locations


7– 8:30pm

Starting Tuesday May 31

This class ran twice last season.  In each we looked at approx. 
20 medicinal and 15+ edible plants growing in Green Spaces around the city.


Class lead by: Garliq

Garliq is an Herbalist and Plant Spirit Medicine Practitioner living in East Vancouver.  Deeply passionate about creating healthy communities, he really enjoys sharing/teaching about plant medicines and seeing the Green come Alive for people.  He's especially interested in sharing the sense of empowerment he's found from gathering and making his own remedies.

Check out Garliq's Biography to learn more about him and his work.


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