Medicinal Garden Feature

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Date(s) - Sunday, Sep 13, 2015
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Explore the Medicinal Garden feature from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Sunday, September 13 at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Avenue, Buffalo.

September is Cholesterol Awareness & Men’s Health Month.

Activities include educational displays about healthy foods and medications from plants that may be beneficial for a low-cholesterol diets or helpful in managing cholesterol levels, general men’s health and prostate health. Also included will be botanical displays of plants from which medications are derived and future research is being conducted.

Catholic Health’s Mission on the Move team will offer blood pressure screening and flu vaccinations.  

This event is included with Botanical Gardens admission, which is $9 for adults, $8 for seniors (ages 55 and older) and students (ages 13 and older with ID), $5 for children ages 3-12  and free for Botanical Gardens members and children 2 and under.