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Sep 9

Medicine Maker Herbal Apprentice: Medicinal Oils, Salves, and Early Fall Plants

September 9 @ 9:00 AM - September 10 @ 1:00 PM

Medicine Maker Herbal Apprentice Medicinal Oils Salves Early Fall Plants

Connect with the plants and each other to learn about herbalism at Old Ways Herbal School of Plant Medicine in Newfane!

The medicine we make as a class is guided by the seasons, and the herbs we choose change as the season unfolds, allowing students an in-depth understanding of the medicinal uses of a number of local plants. Plant walks, group harvesting, & hands-on practice form a core of this course. By the end of the season, students have created a personal, handmade apothecary, and learned from the creations of their peers.

One Saturday a month from June-September, plus a recommended (but optional) monthly Sunday.

Principles of Home Herbalism, Make Tea Like an Herbalist, Ethical Wild-Crafting, and Early Summer Plant Walk, June 3
June Garden Day, June 4
Science of Solubility: Making Reliably Great Tinctures, and High Summer Plant Walk, July 15
July Garden Day, July 16
Art of Formulation: Infused Honeys, Syrups & Oxymels, and Late Summer Plant Walk, August 12
August Garden Day, August 13
Putting it All Together: Medicinal Oils & Salves, Food as Medicine, and Fall Plant Walk, September 9
September Garden Day, September 10

Advanced registration required.


September 9 @ 9:00 AM
September 10 @ 1:00 PM
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Newfane, VT 05345 United States + Google Map