Sticks and stones may break your bones, and it turns out plants can hurt you! Share food, wine, and conversation with Amy Stewart, bestselling author of Girl Waits with Gun and The Drunken Botanist, as we discuss her book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother & Other Botanical Atrocities. Meet the author, sample crafted cocktails (including non-alcoholic options), learn mixology techniques from the up-and-coming Bloomsday Café natural wine bar, and have your book signed after the presentation. Light refreshments will be available for purchase (including beer & wine). $3 for DMNH Members, $12 for non-members. Ticket and book combo: $18.95 for DMNH Members, $24.95 for non-members.