Herbal Education

Herbal Education

Garden Tour and Wild Medicine Making

Location

Tommy Thompson Community Garden
Intervale Rd
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Heather Irvine of Giving Tree Botanicals will lead participants on a tour through her garden to see the medicinal plants that have already begun to grow.  Heather will also discuss preparations of fresh plants and lead the group in making an infused vinegar with wild-harvested “weeds”.

Walk on the Wild Side

Location

The Intervale
180 Intervale Rd
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Join naturalist, herbalist, and registered dietitian Melanie Putz Brotz for a wild plant treasure hunt in the Intervale. There are so many amazing edible and medicinal plants growing in this region; come join the adventure.

Downtown Herb Walk

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Monday, May 18, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Come take a guided walk through Burlington, learning to identify common medicinal plants pushing their way through the cracks in the sidewalks, filling the lawns in our parks, and lining the streets of our city.

Local Food as Local Medicine

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Localvores seeking vibrant health and prevention of heart disease, cancer and other chronic illnesses can look no further than their own backyard, community garden, or neighborhood farm!  Join clinical herbalist Kate Westdijk to hear the science behind the therapeutic benefits and recommended pre

Delicious Spring Detox

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Learn how to gently detox your body so you can transition into spring feeling light, fresh, and rejuvenated! Krissy Ruddy, Holistic Health Coach, will lead you step-by-step into the often intimidating world of detoxification.

Gardening with Medicinal Herbs

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Learn about common and uncommon medicinal plants you can grow in any garden – or even in containers! Heather Irvine will walk us through a variety of plants, showing us how to grow and harvest them, and discussing some of their most popular uses.

The Nutritional Magic of Mushrooms: The Ultimate Superfood

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Come learn the latest info on fabulous fungi and different ways to use them for health and healing. We will taste a few recipes and make some medicinal wonders together. Recipes provided. This class will be led by Marie Frohlich, a Certified Health Coach and an herbalist.

Herbs and Nutrients for Tooth and Gum Health

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Everyone experiences tooth or gum concerns at times. We’ll discuss some lesser known tooth and gum facts and herbal preparations that may be beneficial for oral health.

Kombucha Brewing

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Start making kombucha at home! Kombucha is a fermentation of sweetened tea. In this class we’ll learn how to make it and also discuss why fermented foods are so beneficial. Participants will take home a “scoby” (a starter culture) to get started.

Intro to Ayurveda

Location

City Market
82 S. Winooski Ave
05401 Burlington, VT
United States
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Come learn about Ayurveda, India’s traditional medicine. Literally translated as “The Science of Life,” Ayurveda teaches us how to create balance and health in our lives through diet, routine, herbs, yoga, and cleansing practices. In order to understand the body and how to treat illness, Ayurveda

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