Warren Wilson will host herbal symposium April 7, theme is ‘Plants and Healers of Appalachia’


Press release here:

Warren Wilson College is hosting an all-day Herbal Symposium on April 7
with the theme of “Plants and Healers of Appalachia.” The event offers
an opportunity for those interested in wellness and natural healing to
come together and explore the world of herbs.

Display booths and workshops by well-known regional herbalists will be
available from 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. as the symposium honors the memory
of botanical explorer Frank Cook. Part of the proceeds from the event
will go to the Frank Cook Foundation, which is funding a film about
Cook’s life.

Participants may register in advance at a reduced rate for either a full
or half day. Registration also will be available at the door the day of
the event. For more information, email herb@warren-wilson.edu or call