Traditional Herbalism 101
The use of plants for wellness, nutrition and balance has been practiced for thousands of years in the Adirondacks and cultures around the globe. Discover what they knew and passed down for generations. This foundation course takes a "from the ground up" approach, introducing you to the traditional practices of herbalism. Learn nature-based observation skills. Study the flow of plant energy through the seasons. Discover how to identify useful wild plants. Experience hands-on methods for transforming raw plant material into beneficial preparations. For beginning and established herbalists ages 13 and up.
Dress for the outdoors, as we will be spending time with nature. This is one of a 4 class series; sign up for one or all four.
April 25, June 27, September 26, November 7