August 2009

Posted on Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

  • Monday, August 3, 2009 thru Monday, August 24, 2009 , 7 – 10 pm

    Introduction to Herbalism – Ohlone Center for Herbal Studies – San Francisco

    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.

  • August 21–23

    New England Women’s Herbal Symposium
    Peterborough, NH