A class for the beginner who wants to bring herbs into their everyday life. We will explore the many facets of herbs and herbal medicine. Class will cover basic human physiology and common herbal remedies for each body system. Students will learn to prepare a number of herbal products, including herbal extracts, salves, lotions, syrups and teas. This class includes an herb walk to a local natural area, and a tour through the herbal medicine garden onsite.
This weekend intensive is taught by Pam Fischer, founder and executive director of the Ohlone Center.
June 29-30, 2013
Shared meals, camp onsite.