Events

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Sunday 16th June 20191200px-Magere_Brug
14.00 – 16.00
Ethical Foraging Walk
Amsterdam Centrum (Canal Walk)
Join waiting list on meetup
Starting at Magere Brug.


Friday 21st June 2019
Midsummer Gathering – Under the Lime Blossom
17.00 – 19.00
Park Frankendael – Somewhere along the main Linden tree lane.
Use main old entrance, closest to Middenweg 72 (which is address of Huize Frankendael/restaurant Merkelbach)
Bring along some refreshments and something to sit on.
Free. All welcome. Children welcome. Join us to celebrate the Midsummer!
Details on Meetup. 
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Monday 22nd July 2019
10.00 – 13.30
Apprenticeship Workshop
Amsterdam Oost Watergraafsmeer
Contact Lynn to reserve a place (Apprentices only)


Saturday 21st September

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Photo credit: secretsofparis.com

Paris Apprenticeship Workshop
10.00 – 12.00
15th arrondissement

Plant identification, herbal crafting, urban herbal gardening, ethical foraging skills, nature celebration and much more! Exact meeting point t.b.c. It will be in the 15th arrondissement, Parc la petite ceinture (green disused railway).

Open only to course members. Details of my apprenticeship course here.

Event in English with native French as needed. Materials and comprehensive notes provided.

€30 per person (apprentices only)
Booking via MeetUp


Sunday 22nd September 2019
Paris – Urban Herbology Walk
14.00 – 16.00

15eme arrondissement

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Photo Credit: parisinfo.com

 

Join us for an enlightening walk along a lovely section of the disused railroad Parc La Petite Ceinture, 15th district, to discover which edible, medicinal and otherwise useful plants grow in Paris. I’ll share how to find them, use them ethically and safely as well as interesting folklore to help you remember the plants.

Walk in English with native French as needed.

Apprentices €10
Other adults €20
Accompanied children free and welcome.

Booking via MeetUp


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Urban Herbology walks and workshops enable people to connect with their local landscape and learn about the incredible edible and medicinal plants which surround us. Events organised for private and corporate groups are not listed here. Please use the contact form below if you would like a personally tailored event for your group.

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Private Workshops and Walks

See your local landscape through fresh eyes and discover how to bring local herbs into your business. Learn:

  • What is readily available to forage each day of the year.
  • How to harvest ethically, legally and safely.
  • How to use foraged herbs.
  • How to build up your foraging skills and knowledge.

If you would like a private herb foraging walk or workshop for your family, company or friends contact Lynn. Such events can take place in Amsterdam, Bristol and other European locations.