Colorado Springs Vegan & Vegetarian Group Message Board › EDIBLE & MEDICINAL PLANT HERB WALK


user 7165713
Colorado Springs, CO
Post #: 124
Pikes Peak Herb Association presents:

SATURDAY, June 26st 2010:

Botanist and local author of A COMPLETE AMATEUR BOTANIST’S GUIDE TO PLANT IDENTIFICATION, Chris Frederick, will be leading us on an informative walk identifying edible & medicinal native plants. Chris has taught local plant identification classes and over the years has taught instructors at the survival school at the Air Force Academy, worked with the Boy Scouts of America and led walks for the Park and Rec’s Nature Center. Chris was one of the founding members of the Pikes Peak Herb Association and is a wild food enthusiast.

Note: We had a veg booth by Chris at the Herbfest and got to talking to him. It's very interesting what you can do with native plants that you would not normally think of eating.

9am- 11am Bear Creek ‘Nature Center’ parking lot
-off Lower Gold Camp Rd (not the park)

MEMBERS: $5.00 + a canned good
NONMEMEMBERS: $10.00 + a canned good

Contact: Sharon Schulman 533-0707
RSVP TODAY, Space Limited! Please Join us!
RSVP- by June 23 to secure your space as class size is limited.

A former member
Post #: 13
Right up my alley! But am afraid I will be out of town this weekend! Sounds fun!
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