Below you’ll find the latest news from VCIH. If you’re interested in past news items, please explore the archives on the left of this page.

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Member drive going strong!

Posted May 24th, 2019

We’re expanding our member benefits to include discounts at a growing list of herb-related businesses, including Arcana GardensAroMedGrian Herbs, Lunaroma, Railyard Apothecary and Red Wagon Plants. We’ll continue to offer member rates for all VCIH community classes and events, too!

VCIH’s Medicinal Plants of the Northeast Coloring Books Make Great Gifts!

Posted November 30th, 2017

Learn the medicinal and botanical characteristics of 65+ herbs in our two volumes of community-sourced coloring books. Coloring is a unique activity that’s both educational and meditative, not to mention entertaining, for all ages!