Detweiler ParkDauphin, PA, United States

Park Rx - Medicine In Nature Walk

By Detweiler Park (other events)

Saturday, May 18 2024 10:00 AM 11:15 AM EDT

Join massage therapist, yoga teacher, and community herbalist Sara Rose, to take a walk in the woods and explore the wisdom and healing available in nature.

We will explore breath work, mindfulness walking practice, and talk about medicinal plants and trees growing in our region. We'll also discuss the scientifically proven benefits of devoting more time to being with the plants. A Park Rx wellness program sponsored by Highmark.

What to know before you go:

  • bring water to stay hydrated
  • you may want sunscreen, bug spray, hat, or sunglasses
  • wear comfortable supportive shoes (no flip flops)
  • a portable restroom facility is located at Detweiler Park 

This program is available for anyone 10 years of age and older. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Detweiler Park trails are not paved, you will experience some uneven terrain. 

This program will be held with light rain or shine. If there is heavy rain, thunderstorms or other severe weather predicted, we will notify you by email at least one hour before the program start time. If we cancel the program, you will receive a full refund. We may offer a rescheduled date if one is mutually agreeable to the instructor. 

Program Contact: Nancy Gates | Assistant Program Manager | [email protected] | 717-599-5188, ext. 2113

Programs are non-refundable. If you register and are no longer able to attend, we're happy to change the name on the reservation to a friend or family member. 

Detweiler Park

Mailing Address

100 Fort Hunter Road Harrisburg, PA 17110