Aromatherapy for Colds and Flu
Aromatherapy is the practice of using therapeutic grade essential oils extracted from plants acting as an alternative medicine to support the body. Learn the ways that you can use aromatherapy to help boost the immune system and which germ fighting oils are essential for colds and flu. Herbalist, Sarah Holden will discuss cold and flu fighting methods using essential oils and will go over several recipes. Each participant will receive a copy of the recipes and take home an (optional) immunity blend.
Wednesday, November 1, 6:00-8:00, $20, optional: take home an immunity blend for $10
Herbal Ales and Beers
Let your taste buds go wild as we dive into the world of herbal brews. These are not your typical hoppy IPAs or your wheat ales, instead, I challenge you to taste something your taste buds may not be familiar with. Join The Botanical Brewess and herbalist, Brittany Breitenbach as we discus the art and benefits of making medicinal ales. Ever heard of ginger bugs? Come find out more!
Thursday, November 9, 6:30-8:30, $20
Herbal Medicine as Food
Eat your herbs! Join herbalist Angi Hronek to explore recipes that help you incorporate herbalism into your everyday diet and deepen your connection to these amazing plants. We will focus on a handful of important herbs and their uses. We will sample various herbal recipes from infused vinegars to herbal desserts. Class includes a packet of recipes
Tuesday November 21, 6:00-8:00, $20
Herbalist Brittany Breitenbach will discuss the basics of herbal wine making and the hardest but most rewarding part–the wait! This class includes talking about and tasting Metheglin (herbal honey wine).
Thursday, December 7, 6:00-8:00, $20
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