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On the first Saturday in May!
Saturday, May 4, 2019
@ American Botanical Council
Herb Day on May 4th from 10:00 A.M to 4:00 PM

Come celebrate the 14th Annual HerbDay with a variety of free fun and educational activities, including presentations and plant walks from local and national herbal experts.


HerbDay schedule:


Herb Talks
11:45 – 1:15 Tieraona Low Dog, MD, Physician, teacher, founder of Medicine Lodge Ranch, and internationally renowned expert in the fields of dietary supplements, herbal medicine, women’s health, and natural medicine will speak on A Physician’s Top Ten: Herbs for Common Ailments
2:45 – 3:45 Mark Blumenthal, Founder and Executive Director of the American Botanical Council will present Humorous Health: Conventional & Alternative Medicine, Pharmaceutical Drugs, Diet, and Lifestyle as Seen through Cartoons (updated for 2019!)


Herb Walks
10:30 – 11:30 with Nicole Telkes, RH, herbalist, Director of Wildflower School of Botanical Medicine, and one of the Fire Cider Three working to keep our traditional medicines trademark free
1:30 – 2:30 with Ellen Zimmermann, Owner of EZ Herbs and Director of The Austin School of Herbal Studies

- Children's activities throughout the day
- More vendors than ever before
- Free refreshments
- And more!

For more information, visit the HerbDay website here.

Venue Info

American Botanical Council

6200 Manor Road
Austin, 78723 TX

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