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Summer Arts in the Park: Foods of the Forest

August 24 @ 10:30 am 12:00 pm

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2024 

Time: 10:30AM-12PM 

Plant Wisdom Walk with Brenda Gallagher 

Brenda Gallagher has had a passion and deep respect for nature since she was very young. She is a Forestry Technician and Vegetation Specialist with the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority. Brenda will be leading a “Plant Wisdom Walk” down Medway Forest as she will share the medicinal and edible properties of plants, the biology of the plant, wildlife value and folklore!  

Time: 1:30PM – 2:30PM

“Sustaining Heritage: Indigenous Foods and Cultural Practices”

A presentation and workshop by Teri Morrow, a Haudenosaunee registered dietitian from Six Nations of the Grand River. Teri focuses on traditional foods “in a cultural and spiritual sense.

Our Summer Arts in the Park activities are free with general admission to the Museum!

We would like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council and the Government of Ontario for their support. 

General Admission