**Note: We have two simultaneous Beginner series happening in January 2018: one abridged series on Weds. evenings and one full series on Tues./Thurs. afternoons. This event page for the Wednesday evening series. For more info on Tues./Thurs. series: facebook.com/events/150961645625817
~ Taught by Keslie Box & Lou Carrig
~ Sliding scale $20-35 per class; supplies are optional w/ $5 fee
~ Sign-up for all 4 classes for special rate of $20/ class (includes supplies)
~ Registeration is encouraged b/c classes fill up; call the shop at (504) 488-4425
~ We have a 24 hr refund cancellation policy, so please let us know if you can't make it!
Kitchen Medicine: The Root of Health
Wednesday, January 10th, 6:30-9pm
Preventative medicine starts in the kitchen with healing herbs and foods. In this class, we will discuss the medicinal benefits of culinary herbs and the digestive system as the root of health. We'll be making the tried and true health tonic, Fire Cider, for everyone to take home and experiment with!
Syrups & Immune Health
Wednesday, January 17th, 6:30-9pm
This class will discuss how to use herbs for immune health — from cold & flu season, to allergies and even auto-immune conditions. We will also explore how to make and use syrups as potent and versitile herbal medicines!
Tincture Making 101
Wednesday, January 24th, 6:30-9pm
Tinctures, or alcohol extracts, are a very convenient and effective form of plant medicine, used to address a variety of ailments, especially acute conditions that require immediate attention and ease of use. Come learn the ins and outs of tincture making to build up your home apothecary!
Spirit Medicine: Managing Stress & Mental Health
Wednesday, January 31st, 6:30pm
We all have our ups and downs and days when our soul needs comfort. Come learn ways to use herbs and essences to help the body cope with stress and promote mental and emotional balance. We'll send everyone home with a freshmade, local flower essence.