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      Summer Fun Day Backyard Medicine in Saunderstown


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      June 22, 2020

      Monday   9:00 AM

      2325 Boston Neck Road
      Saunderstown, Rhode Island 02874

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      Summer Fun Day Backyard Medicine

      Monday, June 22, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

      Casey Farm, 2325 Boston Neck Road, Saunderstown, R.I.

      Did you know that some of the most common weeds in your yard make great medicine? Campers get to explore cultivated and wild plants growing at Casey Farm and learn which plants to harvest and how to make them into old-time remedies.The day includes harvesting and medicine-making techniques. They will brew herbal teas and steep an herbal vinegar, and create nature journals and use them to record plant observations. Stories and herbal crafts such as nature bracelets, herb sachets, and flower prints, round out the day for your budding herbalist.
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      Ages 6-12

      These one-day programs engage your child in fun farm activities highlighting the history and science of farming and farm life. Each program is run by experienced camp counselors in small group settings. Children visit with the farm animals and help feed and care for them as well as pick fresh vegetables for a snack.
      Each program is limited to twenty children and costs $45 for Historic New England members; $55 for nonmembers.

      Please callĀ (401) 237-7472 for more information.

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