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Held by the Land with Leigh Joseph

This event is being supported by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, proudly representing the Port of Vancouver.

The following description of this event is provided on the MONOVA Museum of North Vancouver web site at:

Discover the Coast Salish traditions of using native plants as medicine and food in this Connections Speaker Series event with author and ethnobotanist Leigh Joseph, Styawatan, Squamish Nation member and mother of two. Her first book, Held by the Land: A Guide to Indigenous Plants for Wellness, is part narrative, part field guide and recipe book that draws on her lived experience as an Indigenous woman, her training in Western Science, and her cultural journey toward identity.

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2023

Audience: All Ages

Time: 2:00pm – 4:00 pm

Location: MONOVA - Museum of North Vancouver

115 West Esplanade North Vancouver, BC V7M 0G7

Cost: $30 Regular; $25 Annual Passholders; Free for Indigenous Guests

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