Join us this weekend at Smile Herb Shop’s celebration of 44 years of herbalism with a fun-filled day of yummy food, vendors, autumn plants and bulbs, lectures, drum circles, live music, herb walks and more!
When: September 29th 10 am – 4 pm
Where: Smile Herb Shop 4908 Berwyn Rd College Park, MD 20740
FREE PARKING RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET AT HOLY REDEEMER CHURCH, USE THE 2nd ENTRANCE.
For more information or to register see Smile’s Eventbrite page here
Schedule of Events
10:30 am – Plants of Protection: The Science & Magic of Marigolds, Yarrow, Agrimony, & St. John’s Wort with Ashley Litecky Elenbaas, RH(AHG)
10:45 am – Digest This! The Truth Behind Pro, Pre, and Post Biotics for a Healthy Gut with New Chapter’s Celina Campion
11:00 am – Spirits & Medicine: A History of Medicinal Alcohol from ancient preparations to modern-day folk remedies with local herbal enthusiast (& Herbal Pirate) Abs Kase
12 noon – Three Precious Mushrooms: Herbalism, Science, & Folklore with Jared Urchek, M.Ac., L.Ac.
1:00 pm – Eric Vesper & Friends with Mandolin music
1:30 pm – HEMP!: Demystifying Hemp, CBD, and Medical Cannabis with Valerie Mae Wright, Clinical Herbalist, Claudia Joy Wingo, Clinical Herbalist & RN, and clinical herbalist Ebony Payne, LMT
2:00 pm – Community Herb Walk with herbalist Joseph Granger
3:00 pm – Drum Circle & Concert with Nana Frimpong & Kantinka