An Evening With Della Rice Sylvester

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An Evening With Della Rice Sylvester
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Join us for a very special, intimate evening of plant medicine, song and First Nations stories with Cowichan healer, Della Rice Sylvester.
Della (Rice) Sylvester is a First Nations' Medicine woman and healer, cultural keeper, singer, ethnobotonist, & workshop trainer of the Cowichan peoples on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. At an early age, Della was trained on ethical uses and practices with plant relations from her aunties and grandmothers.
Engaged deeply in traditional way of knowing, Della has been studying the medicinal uses of plants all her life and presents on medicines, spiritual relations, and inter-tribal relations. She has vast knowledge of Pacific Northwest plants and their medicinal uses and is familiar with plant identification, stories associated with each, cultural protocols, how to make salves/medicine.
Della provides culturally sensitive medicine making workshops, nature walks, classroom lectures, and oral storytelling. She has worked with learners of all ages and is flexible in terms of space, curriculum, time, etc. Della is a dynamic presenter and infuses both Indigenous knowledge systems with western knowledge systems.

Space is limited to 20 participants.
Admission is a sliding scale : $25-$50
Please pay what you truly can.
Call SugarPill for reservations : (206)322.PILL
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