Saturday Garden Activities

These activities are included in your entrance fee

10:00 AM

Kombucha Tastings-Meet at the Picnic Table

Sample and learn about Kombucha with David Brill, herbalist from The Rosemary House. Kombucha is a fermented, lightly effervescent, black or green tea drink. Many claim numerous health benefits. Explore this ancient and fascinating beverage.

10:15 AM

Garden Tour - Meet at the Giant Tea Cup

Walk the herb gardens and learn about herbs for the Tea Pot (and a few for the cooking pot, too!)

Tour leader, Susanna Reppert Brill, owner and herbalist at The Rosemary House

11:00-12:00 PM

Special Tastings: Susquehanna Spice-Pavilion

Join Tim Newcomer and Paul Mertel for a sampling of some of the Susquehanna Seasoning Blends. Tim produces this set of 14 different seasonings locally and they will flavor a wide variety of tea party or dinner party menus.

2:00 PM

Garden Tour - Meet at the Giant Tea Cup

“A weed for every need” -- Herbs and weeds can be excellent healing tisanes. We will discuss their benefits as we stroll the garden. Susanna Reppert Brill, owner and herbalist at The Rosemary House

2:30 PM

Kombucha Tastings - Meet at the Picnic Table

Sample and learn about Kombucha with David Brill, herbalist from The Rosemary House. Kombucha is a fermented, lightly effervescent, black or green tea drink. Many claim numerous health benefits. Explore this ancient and fascinating beverage.

3:15 PM


“Sip for Peace” - Meet at the Peace Pole

We will sip tea together and share in a moment of Peace. International World Peace Day is Sept 21. On Saturday, “Sip for Peace” will be led by Peace Ambassador Babette Donaldson. founder of the International Tea Sippers Society, and originator of 'Sip for Peace'.

International Tea Sippers Society Sip-In Sponsor writes: No one alive has experienced global peace. There is no shared vision or language. Tea has the potential to empower individuals to reclaim a personal sense of peace and inspire a vision of what could be. We can share a simple practice . . . Sip for Peace.