Create Your Home Herbal Apothecary

  • 11 Jun 2016
  • 25 Jun 2016
  • 2 sessions
  • 11 Jun 2016, 11:00 AM 1:00 PM
  • 25 Jun 2016, 11:00 AM 1:00 PM
  • Room 14

Saturdays June 11 and 25:  Create Your Home Herbal Apothecary—with Phoebe Haupt and April Erskin

11:00am – 1:00pm both days, in the Dining Room.  Cost:  Individual $35/day, Families $50/day. (Materials included.)  Are you interested in herbal healing but not sure where to begin? Join us for two Saturdays as we help you create a basic home apothecary to meet your family’s wellness needs. Saturday, June 11:  Teas and Tinctures.  Saturday, June 25:  Salves, Skincare, and Summer Essentials.  Together we will: craft tea blends tailored to each member of your family; create herbal tinctures to support digestion and the immune system; blend salves for skin ailments and learn natural ways to promote healthy skin; craft Insect repellant and other summer essentials; and learn to blend herbal remedies for common ailments. For parents, children, families, and individuals. Everyone is welcome! This class is hands-on! You will leave with samples you’ve created plus handouts and instructions.  Registration Deadline: Monday, June 6th.  For more info or to register: (434 )882-2029,, or

Phoebe Haupt and April Erskin are both teachers/facilitators with more than thirty years of combined experience working with students of all ages in language, dance, movement, story, nature studies, environmental education, empowerment and leadership programs. Both are lifelong students of the natural world and currently study herbalism at Sacred Plant Traditions in Charlottesville.


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