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Sept 5th -  Herbal Foot Rub Saturday
We all NEED touch...especially now !  Inspired by the work of the Herbalista Mobile Clinic , we will be offering  luxurious foot rubs with herb infused oils, outside at the Garden Pavilion. Suggested donation $10. No one turned away due to lack of funds.  4:30-6:30. Text 301.452.2075 to schedule your 15 minute slot. No drop ins.
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Sept 17th ~ Community Song Circle
Singing together has been a way of helping people to stay connected and strong since time immemorial. Singing songs together on a New moon is collective
healing "prayer" in action. Come join us under the garden pavilion and bring your own folding chair. Bring an uplifting song or chant  to share. If there are a lot of words, please bring a song sheet. No instruments required. 7-9 pm. RSVP to This event is FREE.
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September 20th ~ Acu-Detox/ Community Acupuncture - Led by Elizabeth Braithwaite

Join Elizabeth Baker Braithwaite for this powerful yet gentle treatment opportunity.This particular application of auricular acupuncture supports pain and stress release, increases calmness and concentration, and promotes better sleep. The NADA protocol is not just about acupuncture. It's about creating a shared space of healing stillness. Fee $20 bring your own chair. Contact Elizabeth for ??? 540.247.0467. Park in grassy visitor parking lot and follow signs on foot to herb gardens.


September 22nd ~ Autumn Equinox Ceremony

Can you feel it in the air - that dry, crispness and those subtle winds blowing crimson hues of falling leaves across the landscape? Fall is just around the corner. Come celebrate the balance and shift into Fall with us as we honor the oh so humble, yet splendid marigold. Did you know that marigold (Genus: tagetes. Not to be confused with pot marigold which is Calendula) has been used medicinally worldwide for a variety of ailments, and has a long historical use in a multitude of cultural rituals and celebrations as well ? Let's savor some marigold tea, create garlands to bless our homes, and find balance with the wisdom of marigold. Meet in the Sacred Circle, by the grassy visitor parking area. 7:30 - 9:30 . This event is FREE. To hold spot email
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Wild Earth Camp for kids ages 10-16 coming in October !! 

We will be sending out more detailed info via email for those who are interested. Reply to 

** We strive to make our classes/events  affordable because we believe everyone should: have access to the joy of getting to know the plants, be empowered through herbal teachings, experience good health and the power of ceremony as medicine. However, if the cost of a class/event is still beyond your means, please let us know and we will work with you.