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Wild & Wonderful Weeds Walk • Douglas County

Saturday, Apr 28th, 2012 @ 9am
Location details with RSVP (Lawrence) • Lawrence, KS • Map

Please join us for a Wild &Wonderful Weeds Walk in local wilderness to learn about wild herbs and MORE!

The most important herbs we need to know about are sometimes right in our own backyard or growing nearby -- but we call them "weeds." What we call weeds are frequently useful plants (Herbs!) we just haven't been properly introduced to yet.

Join us in taking a fun and educational walk to discover and identify the herbs growing right under our feet. Our tour guide will be local wilderness expert, Steven Figgins, of Plainscraft Wilderness School.

WHEN: Saturday, April 28th at 9:00 a.m. (allow 2 - 3 hours)

WHERE: Lawrence area (details with RSVP)

RSVP: Please RSVP to Tamara ( by April 25th if you plan to attend. (Minimum 10). $5.00 per person (Goes to Plainscraft Wilderness School -- no charge for children).

Contact: Tamara no phone

Sponsor: Kaw Valley Herbs Study Group

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* - KNPS sponsored/co-sponsored event