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Homegrown Herbalism Course

Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Gardening, Nature

This six-class course is an opportunity to explore herbal medicine from soil to teacup. Participants will learn the basics of planning, starting, and maintaining an herb garden, plant harvesting and storage, safe and sustainable collection of wild medicinal plants, making home remedies for use throughout the year, and the specific applications for several medicinal plants. This is primarily a hands-on, outdoor class, with lecture woven in. Activities will include: Weekly hands-on herb gardening; Harvest and storage of medicinal plants; Herbal medicine-making: teas, tinctures, oils, salves, foods, and more.; Planning the home medicine-chest- remedies to have on hand throughout the year. Wednesdays, April 11, 18, 25 and May 2, 5:30-8 pm. Instructor: Daylin Wade, M.S. in Therapeutic Herbalism & Community Educator. Price: $125 for the series. For more information and to register, visit or call (916) 363-9685.