The University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to invite
the St. John Valley community to a presentation/workshop on
"How to stay well from what is under your nose and toes" by
Herbalist Natalia Bragg, of Knot-II-Bragg Farm, on
Saturday, July 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Nadeau Hall
Bragg will discuss the plants that supply vitamins and
minerals and will include a nature walk on the campus, to
show and discuss the natural plants that grow there.
The cost is $5 per person. A lunch also will be provided at
a nominal fee.
Bragg, a Native American, who is a practicing herbalist of
44 years. She has traveled and taught her craft on and off
the Knot II Bragg Farm located in Wade, Maine for the last
17 years. Natalia is a founding member of the Aroostook
County Herb Association.
In 2010, she was nominated "Entrepreneur of the Year" in
In 2011, WAGM-TV featured Bragg on various topic in June on
"Botanical Fly Spray"; July on
"Jewelweed" - Neutralize bug bites, poison ivy,
and poison oak; and in August on "Staying Well."
WAGM-TV also featured Bragg in a two-part series entitled
"Help for Addictions" in 2012.
The first 20 applicants will be accepted on a first-come,
first-served basis. The deadline for registration is
Friday, July 6.
To register or for more information, contact Ellie Hess,
UMFK assistant dean of student success, by email at: email@example.com
or call 834-7593.