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Herbology 101

Central Mass Serenity
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Herbology 101
Have you ever wondered how nature heals? Have you dreamed about crafting your own home apothecary? With Herbology 101, you will be guided in to the complex and wonderous world of Herbalism by Master Herbalist Sinead Carter. Discover the medicinal plants growing right outside your door, how to use them, and so much more.

The total cost of the course is $350
If only a few of the dates are for you then it's $30 per class for those looking to just take a few of the classes.
Those that attend the full 12 weeks will receive a certificate of completion.
Max class size of 15
A $50 nonrefundable deposit is required to save your spot which will be deducted from the total.
Class runs every Wednesday from 6:30-8:30pm

Course Outline
4/11/18: What is Herbalism? History, Botany & Preservation
4/18/18: Local Wild Medicine- Discover the herbs of New England readily available outside your door
4/25/18: Popular, Common, and Uncommon Herbs
5/2/18: Poisonous Herbs & Contraindications- is it toxic? Can I take this?
5/9/18: Herbs for Children & Pets
One Week Break 5/16/18
5/23/18: Herbs for Men & Women’s Health and Wellbeing
5/30/18: Planning a Medicinal/Kitchen Herb Garden- planning a bed, perfect plants for containers or windows, harvesting & storing
6/6/18: Teas & Tisanes- Make & Take Herbal Tea
6/13/18: Tinctures, Liniments + make & take Kloss Liniment
6/20/18: Poultices, Salves & Infusions: Demo Calendula Salve, Make & Take Calendula/Chamomile Infusion
6/27/18: Tree Medicine- Field Trip
Week Break in Observance of Independence Day
7/11/18: Herbs & Magic

Required Materials:
Binder w/Folder (Optional but recommended)

About the Instructor:
From a very young age Sinead has been fascinated by plants and their effect on the human body. She has studied Herbalism through the American College of Healthcare Sciences and the Centre Of Excellence. Sinead has devoted the last 16 years to understanding the benefits of herbalism and is excited to be able to now share her knowledge.