The Nature Connection: Cancer and Climate Change / Eco-Herbal Medicine: An Interactive Walk & Talk

Jul 10, 2019

Story Location:
Round the Bend Farm
92 Allen Neck Road
South Dartmouth  Massachusetts  02748
United States

THE NATURE CONNECTION – CANCER AND CLIMATE CHANGE / ECO-HERBAL MEDICINE: AN INTERACTIVE WALK AND TALK

 

The Marion Institute is pleased to welcome herbalist and author Brendan Kelly, M.Ac., L.Ac. back again this summer for a 2-part learning experience co-hosted by Round the Bend Farm.

 

Saturday, July 20, 2019  | 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Education Center at Round the Bend Farm, 92 Allen Neck Rd, South Dartmouth, MA 02748

11:00am – 12:30pm Cancer and Climate Change Seminar
Using the holistic lens of Chinese medicine, Brendan will discuss the direct connection between the warming of the planet and the epidemic rates of cancer in the US.

12:30pm – 1:30pm Farm Lunch prepared by Round the Bend

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Eco-Herbal Medicine: An Interactive Walk and Talk
Brendan will lead the group on an experiential foraging walk, identifying, tasting and talking about the uses of several local medicinals and edibles, as well as their importance with climate change.

TICKETS

$15 – grants admission to both the talk and the herb walk
$25 – admission to both events PLUS a farm lunch prepared by Round the Bend Farm from 12:30 -1:30 pm

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About Brendan Kelly

Brendan Kelly is an acupuncturist, herbalist, author and professor practicing Chinese medicine at the clinic he co-founded in Burlington, VT Jade Mountain Wellness. He teaches and lectures nationally about Chinese medicine and ecological and social issues at schools and conferences. He currently teaches undergraduates at Johnson State College in VT and graduate students at Academy for Five Element Acupuncture in FL and Daoist Traditions in NC. In 2015, North Atlantic Books published his first book The Yin and Yang of Climate Crisis which uses Chinese medicine to present the bigger and deeper issues of global warming. For information about his clinic: jademtwellness.com. For information about his book: personalasecological.com