Monthly Meetings 2016-2017
Austin Herb Society monthly meetings feature educational programs along with herb-inspired refreshments. Please join us!
1st Tuesday of each month
Zilker Garden Center
Free for members, $5 for non-members
September 6, 2016 - Annual Membership Luncheon
"Tea Cakes and Tamales-Third Generation Texan Recipes", Nola McKey, Author
October 4, 2016
"Native Herbs and Their Uses", Presented by member Ellen Zimmermann EZ Herbs, Certified Herbalist, therapist, founder Austin School of Herbal Studies.
November 1, 2016
"Plants and Herbs in Mexican Day of Dead Celebration", by Claudia Alarcon, a food article contributor to Chronicle, traveler, and gardener. She will discuss Mexican Foodways locally and internationally.
December 6, 2016
"A Festive Holiday Celebration", Host Pam Bell.
January 3, 2017
"New Research on Herbs for Wellness", presented by Jenney Perez, American Botanical Society, Austin, Texas.
February 7, 2017
Soup Social by Culinary Group. A warm and tasty time!
March 7, 2017
"Perfumes, Potions, and Plant Aphrodisiacs" by our own member, Molly Ogorzaly, who is an author, gardener. She will present the science of aromatherapy, using smell, vision to include lots of sniffing and tasting.
April 4, 2017
"Summer Heat Loving Container Plants". Gardener Amanda Moon returns with her knowledge of plants and their care.
May 2, 2017
"All About Bees". Kim Lehman who is a storyteller, musician, educator and bee expert will present an unusual talk about bees.
June 6, 2017
Herb Talk -- Deena Spellman, Bastrop Gardens
July 11, 2017
"Amazing Amaranth and Magnificant Magenta Spreem". Come learn about something new and taste! Member Gail Smith will present