Please post about your events this summer.
Poppy Swap will be sponsoring and vending at a number of great events. We hope to meet you along the herb trail!
I wanted to let people know about the "Lavender Festival" in Colorado:
1st Annual Colorado Lavender Festival - July 15, 16 & 17, 2011
Sponsored by the "Lavender Association of Western Colorado"
For more information please check out their website and link to the festival here:
I won't be vending, as I've never done a festival before, but I am attending to learn more about lavender growing in Colorado. It will be a fantastic time!
I am vending at this faire this Saturday! I know of one other herbalist who is also going to be there, not sure what other kinds of modalies will be there. But it should be fun!
May 7th, 2011
from 4pm-8pm with a May Pole Dance at 7pm
$5-10 sliding scale donation
(Mothers get in for free in honor of mothers day!)
Location: Tabor Space (5441 SE Belmont Portland, OR)
On May 7th, we will be gathering together at Tabor Space in the Dining Hall to celebrate Springtime and Beltane! Please join us for an evening honoring this auspicious and fertile time while bringing together our community to celebrate this blessed season! We will be celebrating with entertainment, baked goods, drumming, community creative projects, and much more! We will be hosting many local and sustainable vendors, organizations, healers, practitioners, and businesses where everything from tarot readings and healing sessions to crafts and tea blends will be available, just in time for Mother‘s day! The evening will end with a May Pole Dance at 7pm to honor the sacred Sabbat of Beltane!
Please join us for our second ever Turning of The Wheel Festival!
The Turning of the Wheel is a festival created to take an Earth-based approach to celebrating the changing of the seasons while supporting our local community. Our Vision: Weaving community, Celebrating the Earth, and sharing our gifts.
In honor of Mother’s Day, Moms get in for free!
I wanted to bring to your attention an herbal event that is happening in the Boston area for those who are nearby....
HERBSTALK is Somerville's first herbal festival and is taking place on Saturday, June 9th at the Center for Arts at the Armory. This grassroots event is devoted to educating and inspiring the local community about the common and safe use of medicinal herbs. The day features over twenty educational talks on herbal and holistic topics such as making herbal medicines at home, plant identification, aromatherapy, herbs for digestive health and stress-management, and even holistic treatments for pets. Classes are given by local herbalists, holistic nutritionists, naturopathic doctors and natural health counselors and are geared towards herbal enthusiasts of all ages. Herbstalk also hosts a marketplace featuring local businesses and handmade herbal products.
Herbstalk was created to help empower people to take more responsibility for their own health, and to inspire and build a greater connection to the natural world and plant-based medicines.
View our website to learn more about the class schedule and day's events at: http://www.herbstalk.org
There is a $5 suggested donation. No pre-registration required.
We hope to see some of you there!
Yay for Herbstalk and for posting the information here. Please submit it to our community events page as well, if you haven't already!
We wish you awesome success! We know that some of our Swappers WILL be there in fact, including Good 4 U Tea (Jess).
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