Join Acupuncture & Herbal Therapies on Saturday, October 13th from 10am - 4pm in celebration of Herb Day 2012.
The event is free and open to the public. Enjoy live music performed by Urban Gypsies, lectures, free herb and food tasting, Kava Kava, and more. According to Bob Linde, owner of Acupuncture & Herbal Therapies and director of the Professional Herbalists Training Program, "This is one of my favorite days of the year. We get to meet with hundreds of like-minded local people to create a stronger herbal community.”
Herb Day was created and organized by the Herb Day Coalition, a national group of non-profit herbal organizations dedicated to herbal education, research, quality control, plant preservation, and the responsible use of herbs in human health. The day will consist of local herbal events that will take place throughout the nation.
The St. Petersburg event will be held at Acupuncture & Herbal Therapies, 222 2nd St. N. and is co-sponsored with the Florida Herb Society, the West Coast Florida Chapter of the American Herbalists Guild, Willow Herbal Delight Gardens and the Professional Herbalist Training Program.
Lectures will cover subjects such as Herbal Skin Care, Growing Herbs in Florida, Herb and Drug Interactions, Becoming an Herbalist, Making Herbal Medicines, Cooking with Herbs and other topics. Lectures will be given by local herb experts such as owner Robert Linde, AP, RH, Farm to Fork Organics, Willow LaMonte of Willow Herbal Delight Gardens, and other herb experts. Vendors include the Florida Herb Society, West Coast Florida Chapter of the American Herbalists Guild, Professional Herbalist Training Program, and others.
For more information, visit www.acuherbals.com or call 727-551-0857.