Tag Archives: herbs

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  • Sun., March 18, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., April 29, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., May 20, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., June 24, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., July 22, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., September 23, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm

This course is for those who have completed Candis’ Part A Program or its equivalent with another school or teacher.*
The intermediate curriculum continues to explore Ayurvedic and Chinese healing systems in greater depth.

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  • Sun., March 4, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., April 8, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., May 6, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., June 3, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., July 8, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sun., August 5, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm

This course is for those who have completed Candis’ Beginners Program or its equivalent with another school or teacher.*
The intermediate curriculum continues to explore Ayurvedic and Chinese healing systems in greater depth.

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  • Sat., April 14, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sat., May 12, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sat., June 9, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sat., July 14, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sat., August 11, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sat., September 8, 2018
    10:00am - 4:30pm

This six-month course will include medicine-making, plant ID, how to treat acute ailments, use of tonic herbs and food for strengthening vitality, as well as how to harvest local herbs for medicine. You will learn about your own constitutional needs and ways to balance yourself for better health and well-being. This program will include herb walks around the farm and the American River. There will be lots of tasting, smelling, and hands-on experience with the herbs!

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  • Sat., March 31, 2018
    9:30am - 12:30pm

Digestive problems are so prevalent these days. Find out about the herbs, foods and lifestyle practices that will help to strengthen digestion, ease gas, burning and bloating and help you to enjoy eating without accompanying discomfort. We will be sampling many herbs and formulas in this class. You will learn herbal recipes that are easy to make and useful for every day.

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  • Wed., March 21, 2018
    5:30pm - 8:30pm

Herbs in the home garden can add flavor to your meals, home remedies to your medicine cabinet, and beauty, diversity and beneficial insect habitat to your landscape. This hands-on class offers instructions for growing an array of herbs, and tips for harvesting and using what you grow.

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  • Sat., March 3, 2018
    9:30am - 12:30pm

Spring brings a multitude of medicinal plants that are our natural allies and provide much of what we need during this season of renewal. We will discuss ways to address seasonal allergies and their underlying causes, healthy ways to do a spring cleanse, and herbs for collecting, eating, and using medicinally to support overall health and vitality. We will collect plants, make medicine, and sample some of the offerings of the season.

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  • Sat., February 3, 2018
    9:30am - 12:30pm

Are you stressed and hoping for a more calm and happy 2018? We now know that excess stress affects not only happiness, but the entire body, and may be behind many of our chronic health problems. This class will introduce techniques for addressing stress and improving relaxation with herbal remedies, diet, and lifestyle. The class format includes lecture, hands-on medicine-making, and, weather permitting, time enjoyed outdoors.

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  • Wed., January 24, 2018
    5:30pm - 8:30pm

Learn how to bring medicinal plants into your everyday life to promote overall wellness and address minor illnesses and injuries. We will discuss the healing properties of several common herbs, and how to incorporate them through cooking, everyday herbal tonics and simple home remedies to use when ailments arise.

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  • Thu., January 4, 2018
    6:00pm - 7:30pm

Learn what role medicinal plants can play in increasing your health and well-being in 2018. This free talk will introduce a philosophy of herbal medicine, how herbs work, and basic remedies for maintaining and increasing health and happiness. Come with curiosity, leave with recipes and inspiration.

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  • Sat., November 4, 2017
    9:00am - 12:00pm

Aromatherapy is the practice of using the natural oils extracted from plants for healing body, mind and spirit. This class will give you the foundation of using essential oils: extraction techniques, categories and properties, common uses and the types of tools, equipment and carrier agents used in aromatherapy.