Youth, Community and the Healing Gifts of Plants
A shared venture of Ryerson Ancaster, Foundations Montessori School,
Fieldcote Museum and the Métis Women’s Circle
In the late spring and summer of 2021, the Métis Women’s Circle worked in partnership with Ryerson Ancaster and students from Foundations Montessori School to create a garden at Fieldcote Museum which featured indigenous healing plants.
“Even now… after many Strawberry Moons, finding a patch of wild strawberries still touches me with a sensation of surprise, a feeling of unworthiness but gratitude for the generosity and kindness that comes with an unexpected gift. How are we to respond to their generosity?” Robin Kimmerer, Potawatomi ethnobotanist, Braiding Sweetgrass. Ancaster News Article
See the complete information on the Metis Women’s Circle website at this page, including Ancaster News link:http://metiswomenscircle.ca/metiswomenscircle_events.html