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Winter Medicinal Meanderings

January 20 @ 10:00 AM

Winter Medicinal Meanderings
Saturdays, January 20 and February 17, 10am – noon

Join Katelyn Melvin of Tooth of the Lion Farm and Apothecary to investigate winter botany and herbal medicine. The first part of the class will be a medicinal plant walk highlighting an aspect of winter plant identification, as well as herbal medicine connections. The second part of the class will focus on medicine making demonstrations indoors including herbal tea blending and making herbal vinegars. Each demo will utilize at least one of the plants discussed during the walk. Participants will go home with a product sample and the know-how to make your own kitchen medicine. Please dress for the weather with
appropriate footwear.

January 20:
Herbs and Medicinal Teas
Discover the medicinal qualities of herbaceous plants, as well as how to identify them in dormancy. Warm up with some hot tea and learn about making medicinal teas, herbal tea blending, infusions, and decoctions. $25 members, $35 non-members.
To register for this class, click here.

February 17:
Woody Plants and Herbal Elixirs
Focus on winter identification of medicinal woody plants. Explore using bark, resin and other plant parts in herbal vinegars, shrubs, elixirs, and more. $25 members, $35 non-members.
To register for this class, click here.

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Date:
January 20
Time:
10:00 AM
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