Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Kanawha County Office
4700 MacCorkle Avenue SE
Suite 101
Charleston, WV 25304

Phone: 304-720-9573
Fax: 304-205-7863
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-4:00
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‘Mountain Roots’ Seminar hosted by WVU Kanawha County Extension.

An evening with:


Mimi Hernandez
Certified Herbalist
Appalachian Center for Ethnobotanical Studies
Frostburg State University


Sassafras leaves Discover the lore, tradition, and science behind the uses of Appalachia’s most popular native medicinal roots. Learn about ginseng, goldenseal, solomon’s seal, sassafras, yellowroot, and more! Light refreshments will be served.

Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.; Registration begins at 6:00 p.m.

Location: West Virginia University Extension Service; Charleston, WV

Date: Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Registration: $5 at the door; free to students with ID.

Please call John Porter (Kanawha County Extension Agent; 304.720.9573) to RSVP.

Download the Mountain Roots Flyer (PDF)

This seminar qualifies for 2.0 Category 1, SAF Continuing Forestry Education Credits