Midsummer Herbs with Maria Billington

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Midsummer Herbs with Maria Billington

June 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

£3.00
Explore culinary and medicinal uses of plants in a relaxed and interactive workshop.
In a relaxed and friendly session taking place via zoom you are invited to join herbalist Maria Billington who will be sharing a variety of ideas for using herbs.
The workshop will be interactive with an opportunity to make your own seed-bombs, watch demonstrations and ask questions about the uses of plants. Maria will be taking a look at the rich bounties of Summer – exploring some of the wonderful plants that are abundant at this time of year. She will examine which ones are good for us to forage, use in both medicine and food and how we can encourage more diversity.
What you will need to join in the seed-bomb make along: Seed bombs – clay, compost, sand, native wildflower seeds and water, egg cartons
Workshop preparation
Pre session challenge – try some nettle tea! gather some fresh green nettle tops a few leaves will do, roughly chop and steep in hot water – add a little honey if you like.
Further details
The session costs £3(+ booking fee) and must be reserved in advance via the ticket link, you will receive a link to join via zoom, shortly in advance of the event.
This workshop is part of a series of online activities to encourage connection and creativity and boost wellbeing. It has been made possible with funding from the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage. It is part of the UK wide Season for Change cultural programme inspiring urgent and inclusive action on climate change.

Venue

Online
on Zoom

Organiser

Boundary Way
Email:
boundarywayproject@gmail.com