Herbal Events Calendar
Welcome to the AHG Calendar of Herbal Events. If you have an event that you think would be of interest to our members and those who visit this website, send a description and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org
December 4, Conquering the Winter Blues. Location: Vitalist School of Herbology
VSH Community Classes are mixed levels and open to all. As the days get shorter and your spirit grows nostalgic for the summer sun, this Wednesday’s topic will focus on holistic and herbal support to combat the winter blues. http://www.vitalistherbology.com/Events.html
January 18, 2014 - February 22: Food as MedicineLocation: Vitalist School of Herbology
In the tradition of Weston A. Price, this unique, interactive course will focus on the preparation of nutrient dense foods as a primary therapy. Students will get a chance to prepare and sample bone broth, sauerkraut, yogurt, fermented drinks, herbal digestive teas, organ meats, as well as how to adapt various conventional recipes to accommodate common food allergies. We will also explore dietary strategies for dealing with irritable bowel syndrome, chronic constipation, diarrhea, acid reflux, candida, and more. This course will be composed of half lecture, part demo, part hands-on preparation, and plenty to sample!
January 20, 2014 - February 24: Cooling Inflammation Location: Vitalist School of Herbology
This course will assist students in identifying the environmental and dietary factors driving inflammation and the progression of chronic disease. We will examine the relationship between inflammation and blood sugar, and their effects on neurological health. Instruction will also include understanding the function of insulin, how to use the glycemic index and a glucometer, identifying useful lab markers, as well as practical dietary, herbal, and lifestyle interventions to manage inflammation.
Starts January 2014. Herbal Foundations SEED Program. Herbs for Body Systems, Medicine Making, Field Trips and other classes.
Students will complete Herbal Foundations with a full natural medicine chest created with their own hands, as well as a certificate upon completion of the course. Completion entails completing all assignments and missing no more than 3 classes throughout the program. The Montana Board of Chiropractors has approved Herbal Foundations SEED to offer continuing education units for chiropractors.
To Register: Call us at 406-274-2009 Email us at: email@example.com
Starts January 2014. Herbal Foundations ROOT Program
Students will complete Herbal Foundations ROOT Program with a deeper understanding of holistic healing focusing on medicinal plants. They will learn to research independently, and acquire specific tools for treating individuals with extenuating health circumstances. Students will delve into a deeper understanding of aromatherapy and growing medicinal plants. This section includes detailed instruction on holistic nutrition, a foundation for health in a natural healing paradigm. Students will receive a certificate upon completion of the course. To Register: Call us at 406-274-2009 Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Green Path Herb School
Discover a new and exciting direction in your life: explore the ancient art and modern science of herbal healing! A comprehensive program (450+ class hours) catering to those interested in becoming professional herbalists, this curriculum is designed to provide a total immersion into natural healing and medicinal plants. Students will take away from this course the skill set and confidence needed to practice herbalism.
Starts February 2014. To Register: Call us at 406-274-2009 Email us at: email@example.com
Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.orgFebruary 28-March 2 2014 Florida Herbal Conference The third annual event takes place on Lake Winona in DeLeon Springs Florida, featuring keynote speakers Susun Weed and David Winston, alongside thirty Florida herbalists. Workshops, plant walks, crafts, herbal marketplace, musical guests, all in the picturesque beautiful Florida wilderness. CE's available for certain professions. Early Bird Discounts, cabin lodging, and meal tickets now available. www.FloridaHerbalConference.org; Contact: email@example.com, 407-595-3731
May 4th: National Herb Day ... it's gotta be good!
May 16, 17 and 18 (Friday evening 6pm-Sunday 4pm) Wild Plant Series: Food and Medicine in the Field and Forest with Moonwise Herbs. Join herbal and wild food educators Linda Conroy and John Holzwart for this informative, fun and hands on weekend. For more information see: http://www.moonwiseherbs.com/classes-and-workshops/wild-plant-series/
July 11-20: 8th Annual Residential Women's Herbal/Earthways Apprenticeship Program This residential apprenticeship is a unique opportunity for women to hear the call of the wild and to listen to their own deep wisdom. We will connect deeply with ourselves, the earth, herbal green allies and all that is. Women will have the opportunity to experience living close to the earth while incorporating herbs and wild foods into their daily life. We will create a community of that encourages, inspires and challenges us to look to the mother earth. plant sisters and all that is, for deep healing and wisdom. This program is an authentic apprenticeship where participants are offered support on their own personal journey and encouraged, supported and challenged to journey to their depths. For more information http://www.moonwiseherbs.com/herbal-apprenticeship-program/residential-a...
August 14-17: 7th Annual Women's Herbal Trip to Rock Island, WI Join herbalist and wildcrafter Linda Conroy for this amazing journey on a primitive island located off of the tip of Door County peninsula in Lake Michigan. Cars and even bikes are not allowed on the 912-acre island,making for an experience unlike any other. There are 10 miles of hiking trails, including a one-mile interpretive trail and 5,000 feet of beach. This herbal intensive will offer an opportunity to connect deeply with the plants on this remote island. Participants will hike the island, commune with green allies, learn about herbal medicine as well as wild food and enjoy camping right along the lake. http://www.moonwiseherbs.com/rock-island-trip/
David Winston's Center for Herbal Studies' 2014-16 two-year herbalist training program begins on Sept. 16th. This will be David's last class as primary instructor, so we urge applicants to complete their paperwork as early as possible! The course includes introduction to field botany, Ayurvedic, Chinese Native American, European and Unani-Tibb materia medica, introduction to herbal pharmacy, diagnostics, therapeutic protocols, constitutional therapy, case histories and the history of western herbal medicine. For more information, visit www.herbalstudies.net, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or all 908-835-0822.
September 19, 20 and 21: (Friday evening 6pm-Sunday 4pm) Wild Plant Series: Food and Medicine in the Field and Forest with Moonwise Herbs. Join herbal and wild food educators Linda Conroy and John Holzwart for this informative, fun and hands on weekend. For more information see: http://www.moonwiseherbs.com/classes-and-workshops/wild-plant-series/