ONE-DAY CLASSES

One-Day Classes in Herbalism Virginia2018-12-26T02:57:33+00:00

MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS – How to Prepare and how to Apply

April 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am4:00 pm
Join Robert Rogers for a day long exploration of mushroom medicine.  In the morning, Robert will present an in depth materia medica of the six most important medicinal mushrooms and how they can help maintain optimal health. In the afternoon, we will look to members of the fungal pharmacy for various chronic diseases…
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FIELD BOTANY for HERBALISTS

May 22, 2019 @ 9:00am – 5:00pm

This class will cover the basics of plant identification with an emphasis on medicinal plants that grow in the Charlottesville area.  Participants will learn how to identify plants from visual characteristics and how to recognize the area’s most common plant families.

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KITCHEN APOTHECARY ~ Spring Allergies

June 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am3:00 pm
2013_kitchen_apothecaryWith Heather Wetzel. This class can stand-alone or be a wonderful conclusion to the garden class taught the day before. In this class, participants will make herbal preparations harvested from the day before. These are safe and time-honored recipes to be used for the family. We will learn the art of making salves, tinctures, oils and teas as…

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INFLAMMATION & INSULIN RESISTANCE

July 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am4:00 pm
mimi_fieldInflammation abounds in all disease processes these days. A good understanding of the mechanisms behind this process is imperative for clinicians today. Mimi Hernandez has taught this class numerous times to all levels of clinicians and presents the information with depth and clarity. She will tie this topic into Insulin resistance which has inflammation as a…

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SACRED and SPECIAL HERBS from Mimi’s Lineage

July 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am4:00 pm
9am – noon An Aromatic Trilogy: Lemongrass, Lemon Balm, Lemon Verbena are three sacred herbs used in Latin American cleansing practices…
1pm – 4pm Rue, Resins, and Roses

KITCHEN APOTHECARY ~ Fall Remedies

Sept 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am3:00 pm
2013_kitchen_apothecaryWith Heather Wetzel. This class can stand-alone or be a wonderful conclusion to the garden class taught the day before. In this class, participants will make herbal preparations harvested from the day before. These are safe and time-honored recipes to be used for the family. We will learn the art of making salves, tinctures, oils and teas as…

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FOLK HEALTH ASTROLOGY with PHYLLIS D. LIGHT

October 25, 2019
The Signs in the Heavens and the four elements have served as traditional guideposts for health and prosperity for centuries. The core principle of folk health astrology is based on assignment of the Signs to different parts of the body…

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