North Florida Classes

  • March 24, 2018
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bees play an essential role in the success and well-being of all of our lives. Not only do these small creatures pollinate flowers, but they make some incredible substances with potent medicinal properties. This class will take an in-depth look at three of the wonderful gifts bees give us: honey, propolis, and beeswax. Learn how (more…)

  • April 7, 2018
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In herbal processing, a percolation and soxhlet extraction is a process that can provide a quick method that results in the highest yield and potency.  By utilizing this method, you can create a strong concentration in as little as 3-6 hours rather than the typical length 4 weeks for a maceration.  Strong concentrated herbs are (more…)

  • April 11, 2018
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Building an intimate relationship with the plants is foundational to learning herbalism. Enjoy a monthly herbal study group focusing on one specific herb and the materia medica (in depth medicinal/therapeutic/nutritional uses) of that plant medicine.  Herbs of April: Plantain & Chickweed! (more…)

  • April 26, 2018
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Those of us who “eat wild” know a secret, weeds are powerful plants that are packed with nutritional and medicinal benefits. Weeds have an amazing ability to pick just the right place to grow to ensure they reach maximum health. (more…)

  • June 9, 2018 - June 10, 2018
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Roots of Herbalism explores the philosophies of ecological Herbalism, the practices of herbal nutrition, and the foundations of holistic health.  Students learn to make their own herbal preparations, including tisanes and tinctures, to apply the knowledge they learn about the plants. (more…)