Kid’s Herbal Parties 2016-11-09T23:41:51+00:00

Petalune Herbals Parties offer a great way to connect your little ones to the wonders of nature. All of our parties can be customized around your family or child’s specific interests. Party options, suggested for age ranges from 5 to 14 are listed below:

 Herb walk in Prospect or Central Park: 90 minutes

Guided walk where children get to meet and taste the plants! New flavors and excitement abound as children use their natural curiosity to learn this ancient craft.
(Plant safety, identification, and sustainable gathering are discussed)

herb picking

Medicine Making: 60 minutes to 90 minutes.
Demonstrations of some basic herbal preparations.

Example:

  • Herbal Lip Balm
  • Herbal Honeys and oils
  • Herbal, (non alcoholic) truffles
  • Herbal Jello

(Children participate in supervised groups and get a take home treasure from the experience)

Herbal Food Tastings: An opportunity to try some new foods and possibly wild harvested foods from the walk. Menu designed in collaboration with the party host with the option to serve as a picnic.

Example:

  • Home made sourdough finger sandwiches with beet and white bean dip hummus, avocado and sprouts. (Gluten free options available)
  • Wild greens salad
  • Vegan veggie and adzuki bean burgers
  • Herbal Jello (Vegan upon request)
  • Herbal Gummies (non vegan)

 

 

Herbal Quiz: 15-30 minutes.

  • Using all 5 senses, the children have the opportunity to recap the days learning through a fun 15-30 minute game.