Sunday, May 5, 2019 – 1pm

Walk Leader: Lynn Landes
Meet at: Washington Square fountain. map
Free. Rain or Shine. All are welcome.

On this wild and historic walk through Washington Square and the surrounding small streets, you will learn how to forage for food in an urban setting, and visit some of Philadelphia’s iconic and historic, brick and cobblestone streets. Lynn Landes, founder of and, will lead the tour through the park and surrounding neighborhood, identifying wild, edible plants that can also be used medicinally. At the same time, Lynn will draw your attention to the history of her neighborhood and the on-going efforts to preserve it.

Walk Notes:

  • Look for Lynn at the fountain in the middle of Washington Square, she’ll have a sign.
  • Good walk for kids!
  • Dogs and bicycles welcome.
  • Some uneven surfaces possible.

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