October 3, 17 and 24, 2013 Sponsored by and held at the Urban Ecology Center, Milwaukee, WI. Join herbalist and wild crafter Linda Conroy for this 3-part series. We will focus on the fall harvest, with plant walks and hands on projects. Learn how to bring herbs that promote health and heal common household ailments into your daily life. Be introduced to the healing plants and their history as well as wild edibles. Craft a salve, a cough syrup, a freezer poultice, infused healing oils and much…See More
August 10, 2103Join us at the beautiful 8,569 acre Kickapoo Valley Reserve located between the villages of La Farge and Ontario in southwestern Wisconsin again this summer! Teachers will include: Matthew Wood Robin diPasquale, ND Jim McDonald Althea Northage-Orr Tim Blakley Sara Souther Linda Conroy Jane Hawley-Stevens Carol Jacobs Kathleen Wildwood Jess Krueger Elizabeth Heck Leah Wolfe Katherine Krumweide Cynthia Thomas Betzy BancroftTo register and/or find out more:…See More
From Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins and the award-winning producers of The Documentary Group and Vulcan Productions, strategic partner, Intel Corporation, and distribution partners CNN Films and Gathr, comes Girl Rising - an innovative new feature film about the power of education to change a girl – and the world. Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Liam Neeson, Cate Blanchett, Selena Gomez and other A-list actresses contribute voice performances to the film, which features…See More
Join us for a winter time brunch. We will be harvesting from the pantry as well as wine cellar and cheese “cave”, to bring you delicious wild, whole and local food. This meal will take place in Sheboygan, WI. To make a reservation contact email@example.com or call 920-452-4372$20-30 donation requested. No one turned away for lack of funds. Feel free to help serve and/or clean up!See More
Save the date~2nd Annual Midwest Women’s Herbal Conference June 7, 8 and 9, 2013Held in Mukwonago, WIThe Midwest Women’s Herbal Conference is the largest Herbal Conference in the Midwest and is the only Herbal Conference in this region that focuses on Women’s Health. The conference offers a kids camp and teen track in addition to the workshops for women. The conference offers 40+ workshops, preconference intensives, movie screenings, evening entertainment and much more! Featured…See More
Join us for these 4 fun sessions that will take you through the seasons!May 18, June 15, July 20, September 28, 2013 (9am-6:00pm)This program is open to both men and women!Join Linda Conroy and John Holzwart for these inspiring day long workshops. Participants will learn to forage for food and medicine of each season. We will learn approaches to storing plants for later use as well as plant identification, ethical wildcrafting, techniques for harvesting, processing and more! The focus of each…See More
Join veteran home cheese maker Linda Conroy for this fun and inspiring class. Participants will be guided through the process of making both feta and cheddar cheese. This class will demystify the cheese making process so that participants can easily go home and replicate these recipes. Both of these styles of cheese can be eaten fresh or cured for more flavor. How to cure cheese at home will also be discussed. Samples will be shared and participants will take cheese curds home with them.To…See More
September 27, 2012 at 6pm to October 18, 2012 at 6pm
Fall is a glorious time of the year to spend time learning about plants. Join herbalist Linda Conroy for this fun exploration of the fall plants that can feed us and offer us healing medicine. We will go on plant walks, learn to identify and prepare plants for food and medicine. The focus of this 4 week session will be on preparing for the winter months, learning to make cough and cold remedies, putting up wild roots and much more! Meets September 27th and October 4th, 11th and 18th.See More
Sunday, June 24th 1:00 PM to 4:30 PMWalk about with herbalist Linda Conroy and Wild Forager John Holzwart. Held at and sponsored by the Urban Ecology Center. For registration/information click hereSee More
Juliette of the Herbs movie night!Thursday, March 1st at 6:30 in Glendale, WI Please join us for a very special evening at Kanyakumari on . Linda Conroy will join us for a presentation of the movie, "Juliette Of The Herbs", the grandmother of today's herbal movement. This is a beautifully filmed lyrical portrait of the life and work of Juliette de Bairacle Levy, world renowned herbalist, author, breeder of Afghan hounds, friend of the gypsies, traveler in search of herbal wisdom and the…See More
The Plant/Person Relationship To HealingJoin Moonwise Herbs in welcoming visiting herbalist Isla Burgess for this very special weekend workshop. This weekend is a plants as teachers hands on intensive. This workshops will offer participants the opportunity to connect deeply with the nature of plants and their healing capacity.For more information see:…See More
Spring Herbal Series at the Urban Ecology CenterDate: 4/26, 5/3, 5/10, 5/17 2012Time: 6-9pmHeld at the Urban Ecology Center in Milwaukee, WI Spring is a time of renewal. Meet the plants as they awaken to a new seasonal cycle. Spring is also a season of wonder. As the plants enliven and poke their heads through the soil we can meet and greet them. Join herbalist and wild forager Linda Conroy for this four week series, which will offer participants the opportunity the learn about the lore and…See More
Why are you interested in the Transition movement?
I am interested in sharing and learning skills for a better tomorrow. Living close to the earth is a passion for me and I am interested in increasing my capacity as well as those of others.
How are you currently involved in the Transition movement?
I offer earth centered education at my home in Sheboygan, WI as well as other locations and am continually in transition myself.
What skills, talents, and resources do you bring to the Transition movement?
I bring herbal wisdom; plant connections, herbal nourishment, medicine making, skills in the area of food procurement: cannning, home cheese making, wild foraging and much more! Compassionate nonviolent communication skills, community building, basket weaving and much more.
Which topics within Transition most interest you, and what are you most interested in getting out of your involvement in the Transition Movement?
I am interested in sharing skills, building community and continually deepening my ability to live close to the earth.
Organizations you belong to that might collaborate with Transition
Nicole B sent an e-mail this out to several of the leaders here in Milwaukee about your trip to Cuba. I'm a Pharmacist and starting to work with Debbie Davis at the Wright St Resource Center on a post-carbon Health-care project. Your skills are very welcome and will will be asking for your help with that later
Also I'm friends with the producers of the Film Power of Community- How Cuba survived Peak Oil. I don't Faith Morgan but I do know her husband Pat Murphy quite well. I would like to pursue having your trip added to the DVD on an " added features" extras section of the DVD.
If you want to do that please give me a call 262-385-5530
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