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7159 Wallace Drive
Brentwood Bay, BC, V8M 1G9
Canada

Welcome to Fireweed Farm & School! We grow rare and hard to find organic medicinal herb plants and seeds, craft high quality herbal products, and provide education on herbal medicine, wildcrafting, herb growing, and nature-based arts. Fireweed is located on the beautiful Saanich Peninsula near Victoria BC on Southern Vancouver Island.

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Children's Herb Workshop

A fun and engaging herb workshop for kids aged 6-12. Join us on the farm for an adventure into the world of plants; connecting with our magical, healing friends! 


Children's Herb Workshop
40.00

with Harmony Pillon
Sunday, May 6th from 1pm-3pm
Location: Fireweed Farm

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class Description

Here we will start with some basics. What is an herb? How can you use herbs? What are some different kinds of herbs? We will then go on to explore and get to know some much loved medicinals, both in the garden and growing wild, on our “6 senses plant walk”. For the remainder of the afternoon we will be working together as a group to make a delicious sun-tea and plant craft while also spending time drawing, journaling and reflecting with the plants!

 

Unless we are willing to encourage our children to reconnect with and appreciate the natural world, we can't expect them to help protect and care for it.

- David Suzuki


ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Harmony Pillon is an artist, educator, farmer, and budding herbalist. An Ontario native, she grew up in the Great Lakes Region, and spent her formative years forest exploring, practicing primitive skills, and making art. A deep connection to her creative power was fostered as a child and continued to evolve as an amazing channel of communication with the earth. Beginning her formal studies in fine arts, education and environmental studies, her path into farming, herb growing and herbalism blossomed after her creative focus became earth consciousness, community awareness and sustainable education. She seeks to live a nourishing, connected lifestyle in balance with the earth and its cycles.