2016 SPEAKER & WORKSHOP SCHEDULE  






The 18th Annual Pennsylvania Herb & Garden Festival
Friday April 8, 2016   11:00am - 5:00pm
& Saturday April  9, 2016   10:00am - 4:00pm

York Expo Center/Memorial Hall
334 Carlisle Avenue, York, PA  17404 


Friday, April 8, 2016

11:15 Susanna Reppert-Brill - The Rosemary House
"Herb of the Year 2016 - Peppers"​

12:30 Sue Morris - Sue's Salves
"The Backyard Herbal Garden - Remedies for Powerful Self Healing"

1:30 Marilyn Sparks - White House Nursery/Fresh Flowers
"Herb Container Garden" Workshop*

2:00  George Weigel 
Author of  “Pennsylvania Getting Started Garden Guide”
Getting Started Garden Guide: Grow the Best Flowers, Shrubs, Trees, Vines & Groundcovers 
and “Month-by-Month Gardening in Pennsylvania”
 Month-by-Month Gardening: What to Do Each Month to Have A Beautiful Garden All Year
 “How to Grow Dinner: Vegetable Gardening That You Can Actually Do.” 
A vegetable garden doesn’t have to be a weedy rectangle that requires back-piercing labor. Techniques such as wide rows, raised beds and even growing in containers can yield tasty results in small spaces with less work. A variety of helpful tip sheets will be available. 

3:00 Michelle Wohlfarth
Founder & CEO of Healthy Living Kitchen and
Author of "Eat with the Seasons"
Simple Recipes to Inspire Health, Wellness & Weight Control 

3:15 Judy Bono - The Gardener of the Owl Valley
"Build a Gnome a Home" Workshop*

4:00 Tina Sams - The Essential Herbal Magazine
Author of "Healing Herbs"
Tina will demonstrate how to make Herbal Preparations and discuss 
the value of herbs in playing a role in keeping us healthy and happy.



Saturday, April 9, 2016

10:15 Susanna Reppert-Brill - The Rosemary House
"Herb of the Year 2016 - Peppers"

11:30 Tina Sams - The Essential Herbal Magazine
"Making Herbal Vinegars for Health" Workshop*

12:00 Michelle Wohlfarth
Founder & CEO of Healthy Living Kitchen and
Author of "Eat with the Seasons"
Simple Recipes to Inspire Health, Wellness & Weight Control

1:15 Narah Tomboc Narah's Naturals
 Licensed Massage Therapist
"Essentially Chakra"
An everyday guide to balancing your chakra centers using essential oils.

1:15 Judy Bono - The Gardener of the Owl Valley
"Create a Succulent Basket Garden" Workshop*

2:00 Pennsylvania Herb and Garden Festival Committee
"Create a Decorative Cloche" Workshop*

 2:15 Dr. Brent Binder, M.S., D.C. of Pain Relief Chiropractic 
"Esoteric Plant Medicine"

The joy of gardening and connection with nature is itself a powerful medicine. From ancient tribal elders to modern scientist humans beings have forever been captivated by the power of the plants and thus its heavy influence is evident throughout our world. From the ancient botanical alchemist to the lens of today's technology, come explore the healing potential that the plant world can offer your Body and Spirit. Q&A session to follow!

2:45 Marilyn Sparks - White House Nursery/Fresh Flowers
"Herb Container Garden" Workshop*




PENNSYLVANIA HERB & GARDEN FESTIVAL

Additional Information regarding the Workshops can be found on the 2016 Workshops Page​