:”Medicine Of the People – A Herbal Celebration.”  –  Aug 13 & 14th/2022


Gaspereau Mountain Herb Farm & Botanical Sanctuary


9:00am – 4:00pm, 10 min. from Wolfville, NS!! ( For directions:  http://greenmanbotanicals.com/contact-us)

A 2 day herbal gathering complete with herbal medicine workshops, plant walks, farms tours, mushroom walks, children’s herbal events and medicine making workshops!

Tickets  $150 day of event. $85 per day. Tickets available at


Limited tickets available here, participants under 18 are FREE:  Bursaries available for those in financial need. Applications available at:  greenmanbotanical@gmail.com


There will be a number of herbal vendors on site. Please bring cash to support these wonderful folks and pick up delicious herbal products!!

Pot luck lunch and dinner, please bring something to share. If you wish, please bring something for a giveway blanket too!!

 More information at : https://medicineofthepeoplens.blogspot.com/



“Medicine Of the People – A Herbal Celebration.”  –  Aug 13 and 14th/2022


Gaspereau Mountain Herb Farm & Botanical Sanctuary

Schedule of events: available soon

9:00 – 9:30 am – Registration

9:30 am – Opening Circle

10:00 am – 11:15 am – 1st Workshop


Mushroom Walk – Keith Williams


 11:30 – 12:45 – 2nd Workshop





12:45 – 1:45 Pot Luck Lunch

( Bring something to share!! Please bring a plate and utensils if you can!)

1:45 pm -3:15 pm 3rd Workshop




3:30 pm – 4 pm Closing Circle & Giveaway Blanket



 Here is a list of our amazing group of presenters and topics so far!!


Mushroom Walk - Keith Williams

Mushroom Walk - Keith Williams

Mushroom biodiversity echoes through the multiple roles mushrooms play: landscape architects, poisoners, food/providers, healers, jesters, clothiers, psychopomps, neural-networks-of-the-world. This immersive workshop will be limited to 15 participants but will be repeated a few times throughout the day and will focus on ways of seeing and ways of being…ideas of mushroom/human relationships that have emerged from our reflections on twenty-plus years of mushrooming in Nova Scotia and beyond.

Keith Williams, like the mysterious mushroom, is many things. Trained as a mycologist, he has worked in the fields of education, agriculture, ethnobotany, and community development and has enjoyed living, eating, and mushrooming across Canada and overseas. He is currently inspired to the point of obsession by gardening.

Basma is a poet and artist with a life-long interest in plants and fungi.







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