Events at Erin's Meadow Herb Farm!
Join us as we gather in thegardens and learn about planting for the butterflies! Enjoy informative displays, kids’ activity and refreshments while discovering how to attract
these winged beauties to your garden. Learn about the life cycles and feeding
habits of butterflies, and what plants are best for shelter and food. Everyone
can help in saving these beautiful but threatened creatures.
Kris Light has shared her love of nature with thousands of students and adults in programs
throughout east Tennessee for 35 years. Wildflowers and their relationship with
their pollinators have been a passion of hers. One of her favorite pollinators
is the Monarch Butterfly. In 2020 she got the opportunity to see the
overwintering Monarchs in the mountains of Mexico.
Group Programs at Erin's Meadow Herb Farm
Erin's Meadow Herb Farm Instructors
Kathy E. Burke Mihalczo
Owner of Erin's Meadow Herb Farm
Kathy is a community herbalist who started Erin's Meadow Herb Farm in 1995. Kathy teaches a variety of herbal education classes on growing herbs, using herbs in the kitchen, herbal and natural skin care, herbal teas, and herbal medicine making. Her classes are informative and fun!
Creator at Dexter's Designs
Katherine grew up crafting, sewing and gardening with her mother and grandmother. Her craft business Dexter's Designs creates unique gifts that can be personalized for any occasion or person, no matter their age or gender. Katherine's cat Dexter was the inspiration for her company name. He is her one eyed wonder, assisting in most creations, or he at least supervises! Dexter's Designs continually seeks new and exciting crafting ideas to learn, create, and share.
River Fern Bryant
Owner of River Song Massage and Herbs
River Fern Bryant has been holding space for cacao ceremonies for a few years and recently had the opportunity to be in Guatemala with the Cacao Shaman, Keith Wilson. Through her study of Plant Spirit Medicine, Native American Spirituality, Compassionate Communication, and Circling, River has developed a sweet, safe way to hold space for deep heart opening and healing through Cacao Ceremony.
Terri Geiser is a culinary enthusiast, caterer and cooking instructor
who appears regularly on WBIR - TV. Terri has been teaching cooking classes in Knoxville for over 20 years. She is currently the manager of the Culinary Institute Community Cooking Classes at the University of Tennessee, including the wine dinner program and the food and wine tasting events. She also serves as a wine judge for the Southern Region Wine Competition.