This is the first class in series “Practical Herbalism: Remedies and Techniques for Everyday Wellness.”
In this class we will explore the different schools of herbalism while delving into the history of this ancient practice. We will discuss the basic tenets of working with herbs, learn to connect with your intuitive wisdom, and explore the different types of herbal remedies. We will sip herbal tea and make an herbal honey to take home.
This class will give us tools and perspectives of inquiry for the rest of the classes in the series.
The Evening Series is held on Tuesday nights from 7-9pm.
Classes in the Series:
June 19: The Tenets of Herbalism
June 26: Herbs for Reproductive Care
July 3: Herbs for Immune Support
July 10: Herbs for Aches & Pains
July 17: Herbs for Detoxification
July 24: Herbal First Aid & Skin Care
Aug 7: Herbs for Stress & Anxiety
Aug 14: Herbs for Self-Care
The series is designed so that each class builds on the skills learned in the previous classes. You can also take the classes a la carte. There is a discount for signing up for the entire series.
This class is offered on a sliding scale: $30-$50
This class will be held in the Apothecary Garden and the kitchen of The Farm Cooking School. Both are located at the top of the property. Continue straight up the drive and wind all the way up the hill until you reach the gravel parking lot beside the market building. Park in the parking lot, and enter the red building.
Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for being in the garden and harvesting herbs.