Date: Sunday July 29th, 9am
Location: Departure from the Garden
Cost: $79/$89 Members/Non-Members
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Join Blaine 'The Herb Man' Andrusek, Master Herbologist, for a day-long guided excursion to identify edible and medicinal plants in the forests, marshes and meadows around Canmore!
Learn about the wild plants in our
backyards, their uses and the indigenous stories behind them. His
personal and colorful lecturing style keeps education fun, and extends
his passion and reverence for the plant kingdom.
Blaine began working with plants in the
mid 70’s. He studied extensively with Wild Rose College in Calgary,
where he now teaches Herbology and other programs. Blaine’s
affiliations include faculty membership with several colleges,
institutions, and advisory boards throughout Western Canada, the U.S.
and abroad. Also a widely
published photographer and writer, Blaine has illustrated numerous
field guides and appeared in magazines as prestigious as Canadian
In season, Blaine conducts Herb Walks
throughout Western Canada, introducing his students to hundreds of wild
plants and their limitless uses. His version of ‘walking the talk’ has
included wilderness treks of over 3 months living entirely off the