|Updated July 12, 2018|
Herb Walk with Kyle Denton, 1 p.m. to 3
p.m. Saturday, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road,
River Hills. Prepare the healing herbs foraged on the walk, sample
them, and discuss their taste and energetic qualities. Presentation
draws on folklore, ancient wisdom, plant identification and science
to understand our relationship to the natural world better. $15, $10
for members. 414-446-8794, lyndensculpturegarden.org.
Resume 101: First Steps to Building Your Resume,
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Milwaukee Public Library -
Zablocki Branch, 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. Learn what
employers look for in a rˇsumˇ and what style best markets your
strengths. In this workshop you will create a “ready to be typed” personal resume
Discovery Lunch: Eliminate Stress From Your Life,
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Milwaukee Public Library - Zablocki Branch, 3501
W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. Stress is now the No. 1 health hazard.
Learn how stress affects you and receive simple, yet powerful
techniques, to quickly ease mental and emotional distress in 30 to
60 seconds. Call 41-286-3011 to register; a light lunch is provided.
Medicinal Herb Walk with Tippecanoe Herbs, 8
p.m. Wednesday, Village Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N.
Terrace Ave., Milwaukee. $5 12 and younger; $15. Hike with Kyle
Denton, proprietor of Tippecanoe Herbs via the bike path on Brady
Street and discover a wealth of medicinal herbs along the way to
Villa Terrace; seven blocks. 414-278-8295, charlesallis.org.
Landscape Design with Michelle Zimmer, 11:30 a.m. July 21, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. A craft, and in some cultures it rises to an art form. Garden design uses living plants as the medium, taking into account the added elements of location, the laws and whims of nature, and changes that come over time. Zimmer, who designed a garden to complement the newly installed bonsai exhibit, delivers an informal presentation and discussion of the design process for these new perennial gardens. Bring your imagination and be prepared to walk and talk while looking at the garden from many points of view. Admission: $9, $7 for students and seniors, and free for members. 414-446-8794, www.lyndensculpturegarden.org.
Rain Barrel Workshop, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 23, Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee. One free rain barrel per household will be provided. To register, call 414-286-3011.
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