“There are certain things you can experience in life that change the way you view the world. A plant walk with friendly, hip instructor Becky is one of them.” – Angela H., Urban Foraging 101 attendee
Reiki 1: Activating Your Lightworker Self
1 pm to 9 pm on Saturday, April 5, in Portland, OR
Reiki 1 is very useful for deepening meditation and relaxation. Reiki 1 is both an educational opportunity and a ceremonial initiation that gives you the ability to channel Reiki healing energy at will through your hands and in doing so, heal yourself and others, including pets, land, water, food, life situations, and more. $150. See the full event description on Facebook. Read about Reiki and plants at PlantSpiritReiki.com
Herbal Medicine Making 101
2 pm to 5 pm on Saturday, May 17
The Herb Shoppe Pharmacy, 3912 N. Mississippi, Portland, OR
In this fun, informative, and hands-on class, you’ll learn the basics of home medicine making so you can feel confident and comfortable making your own highly effective herbal infusions, decoctions, tinctures with various solvents, infused oils and salves. Everyone who attends gets to *take home* the medicine that we make in class to get your personal apothecary started, as well as a very thorough instructional handout. Includes all materials.
Space is limited and this class tends to sell out fast. Register online here.
More Spring/Summer Classes Will Be Announced Soon!
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The local nonprofit Cascadia Wild has a foraging club.
John Kallas of Wild Food Adventures also offers foraging workshops.
Here’s a good list of other herb schools across the country. Some even have distance-learning programs.