Welcome to our Classes & Workshops
Thank you for your interest in our class offerings. We offer a little something for everyone, and a truly unique experience. It is our goal to provide you with the information and experience that inspires your passion for natural healing & plant medicine, enhances your sense of community and encourages your desire to integrate wellness into your life. Here are a few things to know when you come to class:
Bring a mug...we are always brewing tea & love to share it with you
We like to show, taste, test, try, make, and otherwise help you experience plants, oils, teas, tinctures, or whatever we might be discussing. And don't forget samples to take home!
You receive 10% of any shopping the night of a class, so feel free to pick-up your supplies and keep the fun going at home.
Drop-ins are welcome, but pre-registeration is encouraged, as class sizes are limited.
Community Classes - CHECK BACK SOON FOR FALL CLASSES
Traditional Spiritual Healing -NEW DATE ADDED
Thursday July 10th | 6:30 – 9:00pm
Clear the energies that are interfering with your ability for growth, healing, and renewal with traditional spiritual healing techniques including: smudging, plant-infused waters, plant-brushing, prayer & herbal medicine. Please wear comfortable clothing to class and bring a sacred object to infuse with blessings.
With: Apothecary Tinctura Practitioners
Women’s Body Wisdom Day Retreat - NEW DATE ADDED
Sunday August 10th | 10:00 – 4:00pm
Spend the day gathering plants, enjoying plant-brushings, medicine-making, and other healing modalities. Practice your self-awareness, claim your voice, reconnect to spirit, and learn how to restore your physical and emotional health
With: Apothecary Tinctura Practitioners
Foundation of Health (Core) Classes
Deepen your understanding of natural remedies in our foundations of health courses. Each series class helps you balance and integrate your knowledge of herbal medicine, aromatherapy & holistic healing. These courses are run throughout the year and are intended to build your knowledge base for personal & community applications.
7 consecutive Thursday evenings
April 24th - June 5th | 6:30 - 9:00pm
For the beginner and herb enthusiasts alike, this class is a wonderful way to experience herbs and learn more about their medicinal uses. Turn your garden into a bountiful herbal pharmacy; we’ll learn to prepare and use:
Oils and Salves
Vinegars & Elixirs
Liniments & Poultices
Cost: $225 Deposit: $125
With: Talai Franz & Brett Cook
Roots of Health:
6 consecutive Wednesday evenings
September 24th – October 29th | 6:30 - 9:30pm
This course is part of our herbal foundation series, and is open to herbal students of all backgrounds. We will sample herbs in various forms & discuss:
Therapeutic uses of individual herbs and their effect on our different body systems.
Basic Anatomy and Physiology, as it applies to understanding how herbs affect the body.
Herbal remedies and preparations to create health and balance.
Herbs for acute situations & first-aid, as well as the long-term use of tonic herbs.
Dosages and safety parameters.
Foundation of Herbal Medicine; Digestive & Liver; Immune & Lymph; Respiratory; Nervous; Muscle-Skeletal; Endocrine & Reproductive
Cost: $225 Deposit: $125 Series OR Drop-in per/class $45
With: Apothecary Tinctura Herbalists
Women’s Body Wisdom Series -DATES FOR FALL TBD
Cultivate your intuitive understanding and create your greatest physical and emotional health. Class content is appropriate for self-knowledge and those working with women’s health. Each class will discuss a variety of healing modalities that support a women’s body. We will follow the flow of the group, but will use the following framework:
Foundations of Women’s Body Wisdom
Herbal Allies & Moon Ceremonies
Emotional Wellness & Feminine Power
Root Creation & Intuitive Healing
*Please wear comfortable clothing, bring cozy slippers or socks & a small pillow.
With: Kristin Schuch, RN, BSN, Women’s Health Educator
Foundations of Aromatherapy - DATES FOR FALL TBD
Part of our herbal foundation series, this class journeys into the sophisticated yet simple art of aromatherapy. Essential Oils are gentle, yet powerful tools for creating change and supporting health. In class we will learn:
Methods of application & quality of oils
Functional groups used to classify and blend oils
Therapeutic use and materia medica
Hands-on class making hydrosol elixirs & perfumes
Cost: $175 Deposit: $100
With: Kim Thompson, Clinical Herbalist & Aromatherapist