Herbalist Robin Rose Bennett

Native Medicinal Gardening Day

Thursday July 04, 2013 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM | Price: FREE

 Native (and other Wild Green Medicine) Plants Garden- West Milford, NJ

 Robin is the lead gardener in the creation of this beautiful educational garden at the intersection of Warwick Turnpike and Clinton Road in Hewitt, West Milford, NJ.. You can learn more about the history of this transformed adopt-a-spot that Robin calls An Educational Center at the Crossroads at www.sustainablewestmilford.org.

This is an all-volunteer effort to          2010wild_gingerNPG

both beautify the community and educate people. Robin gives tours and talks at the garden as part of her series of medicinal plant walks in NYC and NJ, and to help residents better understand and apply the healing benefits of these plants and trees in their daily lives.

In 2011 there is one gardening day a month and the public is welcome to participate and folks are also invited to adopt their own herbal bed in the garden to take care of. This is a wonderful activity for anyone, including mothers and their children. Robin is also offering a free herbal education series as part of Sustainable West Milford’s desire to empower and educate our community on issues of sustainability and earth-connection.

Gardening dates are: Sundays, April 17, May 15, June 12, July 10, August 7, September 11, October 16, November 13, times to be announced.

The Native Medicinal Plant Garden is at the intersection of Warwick Turnpike and Clinton Road, Hewitt, NJ 07421

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Herbal Education Series at Hillcrest Community Centergardeners_partyII

1810 Macopin Road, West Milford, NJ 07480.

Classes can be taken individually. Bring a friend!

Classes are held from 7:30-8:45PM on the following Wednesdays - April 27, May 25, June 8,  July 13, August 24

NO pre-registration necessary

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