Date(s) - 03/21/2015
Bucks County Audubon Society will welcome Nancy Minich, a registered horticulture therapist
and landscape architect, and Melissa Miles, an Environmental Biologist and Permaculture
Designer, on Saturday, March 21st at Honey Hollow Education Center, located at 2877 Creamery Rd. New Hope PA, 18938.
Nancy Minich, an adjunct professor of horticulture therapy and the human ecology side of design
in architecture and a member of the Board of Directors for the American Horticultural Therapy
Association (AHTA), will present a talk the importance of the outdoors and nature in our
everyday wellbeing. Melissa Miles, a teacher of Permaculture Design and a NOFA accredited
Organic Lawn Care Professional, will provide a holistic, therapeutic, and hands-on activity to
follow the program.
Bucks County Audubon Society is holding this program in order to highlight the importance of
nature in a therapeutic capacity and show how this therapy has been used to improve cognitive,
emotional, social and physical health of people.
The programs are free and open to the public. Registration is helpful by calling 215-297-5880 or
through email via registerme@BCAS.org. Visit www.BCAS.org for more information.
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