Medicinal garden feature at Botanical Gardens

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Date(s) - Saturday, Mar 19, 2016
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will host a Medicinal Garden Feature from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 19 at the Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo.

The program is included with Botanical Gardens admission: $9 for adults, $8 for seniors, $8 for students, $5 for children ages 3 to 12 and free for members children 2 and younger.

The event’s theme is Nutrition and Poison Prevention Month.

Activities will include presentations about the benefits of foods from plants containing health-promoting compounds, botanical displays of edible plants that are good for health  and common local plants that may be toxic to humans and pets.

The event is sponsored by Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, part of Catholic Health, and D’Youville School of Pharmacy.

More information is available online.