Register for Resiliency Institute’s Herbalism Series




The Resiliency Institute Bioregional Herbalism Series begins from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., April 30, and will continue to meet one Sunday a month for six months in Naperville. In this hands-on, highly interactive series, participants will reconnect with the wisdom of ancestors that relied on plants for nourishment, healing injuries, preventing disease and curing illness. Each class includes plant walks, harvesting, preparing and sampling.

        The Resiliency Institute, a nonprofit, will meet at Solemn Oath Brewery, in Naperville, from 4 to 7 p.m., April 28 to celebrate Arbor Day while enjoying tacos and locally brewed beer. This event supports the planting of fruit and nut trees throughout suburban communities.

Series limited to 15 students. Locations: series, 10S404 Knoch Knolls Rd., Naperville; brewery, 1661 Quincy Ave., Ste. 179. To register for the series, the Arbor Day event or to donate, visit TheResiliencyInstitute.net. See ad at NAChicago.com.

 

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