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First Sunday Nature Tour: Backyard Medicinal Plants with Melissa Calhoun

September 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


First Sunday Nature Tour: Backyard Medicinal Plants with Melissa Calhoun

Sunday, September 5


$10 per person

Pre-Registration Required (contact us for other payment options)

Discover what’s growing in our backyards! Introduction to common wild, garden and lawn plant species that can be safely utilized for food forage and home-made herbal remedies for simple everyday ailments. Learn practical identification, harvest and preparation techniques. We will explore by sight, touch and taste as we walk around the fields at JSP to see what’s growing.

Masks recommended. Please maintain at least 6ft. distance from participants not from your household. Thank you!Register

About Melissa:

Melissa Louise Calhoun is a permacultural grower and processor of herbs in northern Franklin County, with an unorthodox view of so-called invasive plants and a love of sharing herbal traditions. She co-founded and organizes the Kentucky Herbalism Alliance, which connects folks in the herbal medicine community for meetups, classes, and business opportunities in the herb trade. Beginners welcome!

*If you can’t make the walk and want to connect, email melissalouisecalhoun at gmail and/or hit up the FB page: Kentucky Herbalism Alliance.

In the event of rain, event will be cancelled (refund available in case of rain).


September 5
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Josephine Sculpture Park
3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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