County Museum to Host Nicole Telkes
COUNTY MUSEUM TO HOST NICOLE TELKES
Join the Brazoria County Historical Museum on Thursday, November 9, at 6:30 p.m. as it hosts author Nicole Telkes for her book Medicinal Plants of Texas: A Guide to Locating, Growing, Harvesting and Using Plants in Texas and the Deep South.
Telkes will discuss her book, Medicinal Plants of Texas, which serves as a guide to locating, growing, harvesting and using plants in Texas and the Deep South. There are many books on Texas plants available; however, none had plants’ medicinal properties listed until now. Jam-packed with information on 140 native, naturalized and common medicinal plants, Telkes book is full color with pictures of plants she identifies. Telkes is a practicing herbalist and naturalist with a background in geography and botanical studies, herbal-first aid.
Limited quantities of the book will be available for sale at the Museum during the event. Admission to the program is free. For more information, telephone (979) 864-1208 or visit the Museum’s website at www.bchm.org.