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Seasonal Guided Hike Series Workshop
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Bushy Hill is excited to announce a new workshop series with Karen Monger, an up and coming forager and mushroom expert.

Seasonal Guided Hike Series conducted by Karen Monger, an up and coming forager and mushroom expert. She will take us through some of our wooded property and help us identify and understand the many varieties of edible and medicinal plants and mushrooms around us.

Type of Workshop:
Guided Hikes (Edible/Medicinal Plant and Mushroom I.D.)
Where:
Bushy Hill Nature Center, 253 Bushy Hill Rd., Ivoryton, CT 06442
Time:
1-4 PM (meet at the Nature Center)
Dates:
April 9th: Open to the public – Free of Charge
(linked up with our first Home School meet up)
June 25th: Open to the public
(linked up with one of our Summer Camp open houses)
September 3rd: Open to the Public
These events will may a lot of time out in the field and having hands on experiences, and first hand encounters. However, there is a time slot set up to be inside our classroom and looking over some provided reading material.
Please feel free to spread the word to all, and we look forward to having you all join us on our wonderful property!
Essential Oil Workshops
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Bushy Hill will be hosting a new essential oils workshop series brought to you by Bhavanjot Kaur (Yogi B), founder of Hamsa Healing Arts at The Well of Old Saybrook

Essential Oils are supportive for transforming and maintaining your physical health, relieving aches/pains, reducing stress and promoting vitality, energy, emotional balance and deep peaceful sleep. Essential Oils are also an organic and cost effective way to replace many household products and can be used creatively in many ways in the home.

Type of Workshop:
Homemade Essentials: A series of essential oil workshops conducted by Bhavanjot Kaur, Reiki Master and Kundalini Yoga Teacher. At each workshop, participants will leave with their own personal care products made with therapeutic grade essential oils.
Where:
Bushy Hill Nature Center, 253 Bushy Hill Rd., Ivoryton, CT 06442
Time:
7:00-9:00 pm in the Bushy Hill Nature Center Classroom
Dates:
Friday, May 13: MAKE YOUR OWN BUG SPRAY Join us for an informational evening with hands on FUN! All participants will make their own 8 oz bottle of bug spray to take home with a unique recipe and blend of therapeutic grade essential oils. Cost: $25 per person
RSVP by Monday, May 9 to jen@bushyhill.org. Class size is limited to 22 participants.
Friday, June 10: MAKE YOUR OWN BODY WASH and SUGAR SCRUB Join us for an informational evening with hands on FUN! All participants will make their own 8 oz bottle of body wash and 8 oz jar of sugar scrub to take home with a unique recipe and blend of therapeutic grade essential oils. Cost: $35 per person. RSVP by Monday, June 6 to jen@bushyhill.org to reserve your spot.Class size is limited to 22 participants.
Future workshop (dates to be determined)
FACIAL MASK / TONER & FOOT SCRUB
RSVP
Reserve your spot by the Monday before each class. Classes are limited to 22 participants each. Email Jen at jen@bushyhill.org for more information or to reserve your spot.
Please keep checking back for more workshops that we will be offering in the near future. Also feel free to contact us with any workshop ideas or opportunities that you may have in mind.