Dandelion Festival 2017

May 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Stratford Town Hall
234 Shakespeare Drive
Stratford PE
Ruth Lacey

The PEI Environmental Health Co-op is hosting its 11th Dandelion Festival at Stratford Town Hall on Victoria Day, Monday May 22nd from 10am – 3pm. The Festival is a celebration of the majestic dandelion and of living in an ecologically friendly manner. Admission is FREE.

This family event has activities for children that include art & craft tables, making newspaper hats, and outdoor games/activities.  Samples of dandelion pancakes and syrup will be on offer, as well as snacks by the Kitchen Witch ($). Harpist Jill Harris, and the Singing Strings will provide musical entertainment.

Display booths will provide information on many topics dealing with healthier living, care of the environment, renewable energy and sustainability. Be sure to visit Salty’s booth and say hello!

Workshops are as follows:

10:00am – Cooking with Dandelions (Margaret Prouse)
11:15am – Vegetable Fermentation & Kombucha (Amy Smith & Verena Varga)
12:30pm – Pesticide-Free Lawn & Garden Care (Jamey Smith)
1:45pm  – Herbs for Wellness (Cassandra Goodwin)