CA & J Farm Drum Circle’s and Herbalist Courses in Foster, VA

Join Botanical Sanctuary member CA & J Farm at their upcoming events! Eventbrite Link to get tickets for DRUM-A-PALOOZA  www.facebook.com/events/486954952255701   Autumn’s Song 2019 was a wonderful success…. ​Thank you for attending! We are already planning Autumn’s Song 2020- an Earth Festival of Wellness, Music & Peace Oct. 10th, 2020 10:30am-5.  Don’t miss this unique Festival! …

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Botanica: A Festival of Plants at Three Leaf Farm Botanical Sanctuary

An Ethnobotanical Celebration Of The Plant World __________ June 19 – 21, 2020 Three Leaf Farm in Lafayette, Colorado Botanica is a Rain or Shine Event! __________ Botanica! is a festival for plant lovers and the botanically curious! This unique, weekend-long event celebrates the world of plants and the many ways we’ve interacted with them across …

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Twin Star School of Herbal & Energetic Studies Spring Events!

Evergreen Tree ID and Tea Making February 15, 2020 1 – 3:30 pm http://www.twinstartribe.com/events/2020/2/15/evergreen-tree-id-and-tea-making Plant Wisdom Wednesday: Botanical Aphrodisiacs February 19, 2020 6:30 – 8:30 pm http://www.twinstartribe.com/events/2020/2/19/plant-wisdom-wednesday-botanical-aphrodisiacs Flower Essence Practitioner Training in Costa Rica February 25 – March 3, 2020 http://www.twinstartribe.com/events/2020/2/25/flower-essence-practitioner-training-in-costa-rica Witch Crafting Wednesday: Feather Magic – Smudge Fans March 4, 2020 6:30 – 8:30 …

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Druid Training with Green Mountain Druid School

Check out our Botanical Sanctuary Network member Dreamland, home of the Green Mountain Druid School in Worcester, VT! Vermont Druid Training 2020 registration is now OPEN! Space is limited so apply soon. Develop awareness, earth wisdom, healing & community. at Dreamland in Worcester VT. 2020 dates: May 30-31, June 27-28, July 25-26, Aug 22-23, Sept …

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EXPLORING THE RESILIENT ROOTS OF ALBANIAN AGRICULTURE

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by Jennifer Gerrity Albania’s mountains and valleys teem with rich botanical bounty. Mountain Rose Herbs and United Plant Savers visited its fecund countryside at the peak of the autumn harvest to meet the farmers and wildharvesters who help bring culinary apothecary herbs and fruits to plant lovers across the world (like the ripe and ready …

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Plant Blindness

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by Anna Kell Last June, we collaborated as artists-in-residence at the Lloyd Library, where we worked for the month on a design project titled Posters for the Plant Blind. Digitally collaged with visual elements culled from the library’s extensive collection, the posters are meant to highlight the presence of plants in our world as well …

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RECONNECTING TRADITIONAL HARVESTING PRACTICES WITHIN THE NATIONAL PARKS

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by Susan Leopold, PhD In 2016, the National Park Service enacted a ruling that allows the gathering of certain plants or plant parts by federally recognized Indian Tribes for traditional purposes. This landmark document established a protocol where tribes can formally request a permit to harvest, and then the NPS conducts an environmental assessment to …

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Voices from the land

by Susan Leopold This year’s Journal celebrates 25 years of Medicinal Plant Conservation and is our most extensive publication to date. The theme is Voices from the Land, with intent to share indigenous perspectives in relationship with plants. This perspective is most profound in the article on white sage and the conflict with commercialization and …

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Twin Star HerbalSurvival Sundays: Primitive Crafting and Nature Connection

With Zach Fisher & Friends Our existence today is directly related to the ingenuity of our Ancestors.  They were able to thrive in harsh environments due to their deep connection and understanding of the natural world.  This course is an introduction to the techniques as well as the mindset that sustained human life into our …

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