July 2009

Posted on Friday, April 24th, 2009

Monday, July 6, 2009 thru Monday, July 27, 2009 7-10 pm

Introduction to Herbalism – Ohlone Center for Herbal Studies – Berkeley


Instructor: TBA
Cost: $350.00

This class is a 16-hour class that spans four weeks designed for the beginner who wants to bring herbs into everyday life. We will explore herbs through many avenues. Students will learn the theories of body systems and actions of herbs and their application to life circumstances. The proper preparation for herbal products will be taught. Students will prepare a number of herbal products including extracts in vinegar, alcohol and glycerin; salves, lotions, syrups and herbal tea. Ethical harvesting techniques and field Identification of common native medicinal herbs will be emphasized. The class includes an herb walk to local wild areas.