Earth Day Celebration
Sunday, April 23rd
Event Highlights: 11am to 3pm
Nursery Open 10am to 5pm
Join us for a day of learning and fun as we look at herbs for healing, ways to care for our environment, and come together with a special healing ceremony to wrap up the day.
The gardens are a perfect place to begin to feel the coming of spring. Our nursery will be bursting with plants. Be sure to bring the kids for an Earth Factoid Scavenger Hunt in the garden—find all the clues and you will receive a free plant!
Herbal Refreshments available for purchase 11-2. Our own Vegan Potato Nettle Soup, homemade bread, and assorted treats.
11:00 Story time with Ms. Nancy. Our local librarian will enchant the young ones with stories focused on caring for the Earth and ourselves.
11:30 Stream Restoration Walk. Learn about our amazing project to create beautiful spawning habitat for the native Coho salmon and explore our magical forest.
12:00 Making your own herbal medicines. An introduction to healing plants and their uses.
12:45 Spring Herb Walk. Stroll the peaceful paths at The Thyme Garden. Learn about the powerful plant allies that are growing all around us. Gain appreciation for healing plants, the importance of responsible wild crafting, and growing your own plants for medicine.
2:00 Healing the Earth and Ourselves. Join us as we create a sacred space for the earth and ourselves, led by Jaiaen Beck, founder of Circle of Well Being and Ancient Ways. Jaiaen is a teacher of shamanism and alternative healing approaches. Share in a mystical and uplifting experience. Lets send positive energy out there for our Mother Earth and eachother! Children welcome.Join us for a day of learning and fun as we look at herbs for healing, ways to care for our environment, and come together with a special healing ceremony to wrap up the day.