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Central District | Great Lakes District | Mid-Atlantic District | Northeast District | South Central District | Southeast District | West District

Central District:

Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky

November 1, 2014

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Madison Wisconsin Herb Society
32nd Annual Herb Fair

Olbrich Gardens
3330 Atwood Ave.
Madison, Wisconsin

Herbal vendors, workshops, and demonstrations

Free Herbal Presentations in the Atrium include:
Kathy Eich, Red Root Mountain
Jill Yeck, Harvest Moon Herb Farm
Laurie Lee, Herb'n Gardener

Herb of the Year being featured: Mediterranean Herbs

For more information: http://www.madisonherbsociety.org/HerbFair.htm

March 7, 2015



2015 Spring Symposium hosted by the Wisconsin Unit

813 Kilbourn Avenue
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Unit hosts its annual Spring Symposium at the Women's Club of Wisconsin. Free valet parking is offered.
A herbal continental breakfast will be served from 9:00am until 10:00am., followed by guest speaker, Carrie Hennessy's presentation on Winter, Summer and Lemon Savory. A gourmet herbal luncheon will be served at 12:00.

Through out the morning, a herbal boutique will sell teas, homemade jellies and mustards, cookbooks and items crafted by the Unit members. A raffle will also be available.

Ticket admission is $65.00 and preregistration is required. The deadline for registration is Saturday, February 28, 2015. Tickets will not be sold the day of the Symposium. Additional information and registration forms are are available at www.herb-society-wisconsin.org or by contacting Joan at 262.377.1461 or Denise at 262.376.0482.

March 28, 2015

Save the Date

Kentuckiana Unit Spring Herb Day

Huber's Winery in the Plantation Hall

More information to come!

April 11, 2015

Save the Date

Central Indiana Unit Spring Symposium at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Noblesville, Indiana.

More information to come!

Great Lakes District:

Ontario Canada, Western New York, Michigan, Ohio, Western Pennsylvania

September 18 - December 18, 2014

Hours vary

Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation presents-
Dangerous Beauty: Thorns, Spines and Prickles

5th Floor, Hunt Library
Carnegie Mellon University
4909 Frew Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

This exhibition includes artworks and books that depict the formidable and yet beautiful defensive structures of thorns, spines and prickles that have evolved to protect plants from predation. Featured are drawings, watercolors, prints and books displaying thistles, teasels, cacti, roses, berry brambles, stinging nettles and citrus trees. Join us 18 September 2014, 5-7 p.m. for the opening reception of "Dangerous Beauty." We will also open on Saturday, 11 October, 1-4 p.m., during Carnegie Mellon University’s Ceilidh Weekend festivities with docent–led tours available throughout the afternoon. Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Closed: November 23 and 27-30.




Mid-Atlantic District:

Delaware, Virginia, Southern New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, North Carolina, D.C.

October 14, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Pennsylvania Heartland Unit
Herbal Delights Luncheon Symposium

Stokesay Castle
Spook Lane
Reading, PA


The PA Heartland Unit will be holding their annual Herbal Delights Luncheon Symposium at the notable Stokesay Castle.  The event will include three speakers, vendors, raffle, educational display and luncheon.  Join us to hear about "Preparing Appetizers for the Holidays," from Debbie Mosimann; "Table Settings for Your Holiday Entertaining," from Mary and Don Haldeman; and "Herbal Liqueurs and Gifts for Your Best Friends," from PA Heartland members. 

For further information and a registration form visit website phhsa.homestead.com

September 11 - 13, 2015

Save the Date!

2015 Mid-Atlantic District Gathering
35th Anniversary of the National Herb Garden


Northeast District:

Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Eastern New York, Connecticut, Northern and Central New Jersey, Eastern Canada



South Central District

Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Texas, Missouri



Southeast District

Arkansas, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tennessee, and offshore East



West District

California, Arizona, New Mexico, Idaho, Nevada, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, Montana, Utah, Colorado, Washington, Alaska, Hawaii, Wyoming, Western Canada, Mexico, and offshore West

January 24, 2015


Rocky Mountain Unit January Meeting

1710 S. Grant (Presbytery of Denver)
Denver, CO

Unit Business meeting and Speaker Donna Burke Wild, "Vuleraries"

For more information contact Karen Flanagan, 303.756.7442

February, 18, 2015


Rocky Mountain Unit February Meeting

1710 S. Grant (Presbytery of Denver

Unit Business meeting and herbal program to be determined

For more information contact Karen Flanagan, 303.756.7422 knff58@live.com