Herbalist, Forager, and Author Lisa Rose Presents Workshop at Library October 6th

Stay healthy and recover more quickly from winter colds and the flu by using natural, local, and easy herbal and food remedies.

The public is invited to join herbalist and wellness expert Lisa Rose Thursday, October 6 at the Loutit District Library to learn about and taste foods and herbal remedies that can help the body stay resilient during winter and recover more quickly when illness strikes.

This free workshop runs from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the library’s Program Room A. No reservations are needed. For more information, visit or call 616-842-5560, ext. 200 during normal business hours.

About Lisa M. Rose:
Lisa M. Rose is an herbalist, forager, and author. With a background in anthropology and a professional focus on community health and local food systems; she has gathered her food, farming, and wild plant knowledge from many people and places along a very delicious journey.

Beyond the Great Lakes, Lisa’s interest in ethnobotany and herbal medicine has taken her across the United States and into the Yucatan, mainland Mexico, Nicaragua, and Brazil to study plants, people, health, and their connection to place.

When she is not in her own gardens or kitchen; Lisa can be found in the fields and forests, leading foraging plant walks and teaching classes on edible and medicinal wild plants. As a distance runner, she likes to often combine marathon training with her harvesting excursions.

Loutit District Library is located at 407 Columbus Avenue in Grand Haven, Michigan. The LDL serves 35,540 residents of the City of Grand Haven, the City of Ferrysburg, Grand Haven Charter Township, Robinson Township and that part of Port Sheldon Township in the Grand Haven Area Public School District. LDL offers a collection of over 132,552 items and provides educational, informative, cultural, and recreational programs for all ages. LDL is a member of the Lakeland Library Cooperative.