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Herbal Weekend in the Catskills - July 28th-29th, 2018
Jul
28
to Jul 29

Herbal Weekend in the Catskills - July 28th-29th, 2018

Join us for a weekend of herbal classes, herbal medicine making, and plant walks up in the beautiful Catskill mountains. Dina will be presenting along with a handful of other teachers. For more info click link here.

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Wild Harvest: Sharing Mother Nature's Bounty  Edible & Medicinal Plant Walk  w/ Dina Falconi at Rhinecliff, NY Library
Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

Wild Harvest: Sharing Mother Nature's Bounty Edible & Medicinal Plant Walk w/ Dina Falconi at Rhinecliff, NY Library

Join herbalist Dina Falconi and explore the plants of Rhinecliff, NY. Learn to identify these plants using basic sensory skills and discover how they are used for food, medicine and pleasure. This walk will include practical information on harvest and preparation. Bring a notepad, camera, and water bottle.

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Foraging & Feasting: Plant Walk + Cooking Demo + Tasting at Berkshire Botanical Gardens w/ Dina Falconi
Jun
23
11:00 AM11:00

Foraging & Feasting: Plant Walk + Cooking Demo + Tasting at Berkshire Botanical Gardens w/ Dina Falconi

Foraging & Feasting: Plant Walk + Demo + Tasting

Explore the culinary treasures hidden in local wild foods. Learn to identify, harvest, and prepare these ancient foods so you can easily incorporate them into you daily meals. Using basic sensory skills, we will survey the wild plants and herbs of the Berkshire Botanical Gardens. Inside we will prep and taste a few of the delicious, nutrient-dense recipes from my book Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook (www.botanicalartspress.com). Signed copies of Foraging & Feasting will be available at this presentation. For more info: Phone: 413.298.3926   info@berkshirebotanical.org

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Herbal Intensive with Dina Falconi
May
5
to Oct 13

Herbal Intensive with Dina Falconi

Come explore the beauty and the bounty of the gardens, fields and woods in this six month comprehensive course. We will cover a vast amount of information encouraging the daily use of herbs for food, medicine and pleasure.  This course is designed to provide inspiring, practical and thorough “hands on” herbal information that can easily be incorporated into one’s life.

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May
21
10:00 AM10:00

Wild Harvest: Sharing Mother Nature's Bounty — Edible and Medicinal Field Study

Join herbalist Dina Falconi and explore the plants of the gardens, meadows, and woodland edges of the Berkshire Botanical Garden. Learn to identify these plants using basic sensory skills and discover how they are used for food, medicine and pleasure. This walk will include practical information on harvest and preparation. Bring a notepad, camera, and water bottle.

Dina will have Foraging & Feasting books available, if you would like to pick up a signed copy.

For more info contact click here. Phone: 413.298.3926 info@berkshirebotanical.org

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