2023 Saturday Herb Workshops
$75. for each Saturday workshop (click here to go directly to online registration)
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
WHAT TO EXPECT
Each Saturday workshop with EagleSong Gardener includes a talking stick ceremony, a garden plant/herb ID walk, 1 local food lunches and all instruction. Bringing herbs to life!
Course content is determined by garden allies in residence, rhythms & patterns in nature and guided by wise woman ways...The croft is in a dynamic state of flux...allowing new material, information and decomposition to move through naturally. The following is a general outline of the territory we'll be passing through...Guest presenters may join in.
WORKSHOP DATES + CONTENT, AT A GLANCE
March 11 l Saturday Hands-On Herbs Grounding In Place, Navigating in Motion
Grounding in place with seasonal rhythms & patterns in nature. The art, craft & science of simpling. Engaging optimum nourishment year round. Preparing early spring greens & tonics. Nettle root, violet, chickweed, shot weed, arugula, lungwort. Does a weekend in the country cure or cause Spring Fever? Come find out!
April 8 | Saturday Hands-On Herbs Spring Gardens and Foraging Field Trip
Foraging wild & cultivated food in the dooryard, at the croft and a local farm! You'll make nettle soup & harvest wild salad in the gardens. Meet dandelions, sorrel, horsetail, willows & spring flowers. Make green medicine. Taste spring tonics. Bite buds. ID local plants and learn how to use them.
May 13 - 14 | Weekend Garden Camp
From growing gardens large & small to cultivating a multi-species habitat. A full weekend of garden design, soil, fertility, compost, and propagation in harmony with nature. You'll learn No-Dig, mulch, permaculture principles in this 31 year eclectic research garden. BOCA: No-Turn Compost system, eclectic gardens. You'll meet local, native & exotic plants you can grow! Learn more
June 10 | Saturday Hands-On Herbs & the Immune System
Immune system, lymphatics, respiratory toning and strengthening. Reducing inflammation, cooling fire, soothing, moistening, nourishing...with Elder Flower, Astragalus, Echinacea, Linden, Hawthorn flower & leaf, Roses. Summer. Joy.
July 8-9 | Weekend Herbal Medicine Maker's Camp
Hands-On: Herbal Medicine Making where you create herbal medicines right in the garden to take home and use in your home...Learn more
August 12 - 13 | Weekend Food Camp, Unleashed
Hands-On: Local & global food traditions through time & place. Digestion. Gut. Intelligence. Intuition. First Harvest. Fulfillment. Learn more
September 9 | Saturday Hands-On Herbs & the Heart
Heart health, circulation, blood; apples, hawthorn fruit, ginger, cayenne, zanthoxylums. Bioflavinoids, free radicals, adaptogens and longevity. Movement. Happiness...
October 14 | Saturday Hands-On Herbs Roots, Seeds & Sinews
Roots and seeds, elecampane, comfrey & dandelion roots, bone broth. Harvesting & processing seed. More rockin' dirt time! An in-depth exploration of joints, ligaments and the sinews that hold you together. Flexibility. Resilience.
November 11 | Saturday Hands-On Herbs Visioning, Story Medicine, Transformation
Magical plants, visioning, love potions, natural scent therapy, dream pillows, flying ointments. Approaching darkness. Talking story. Falling. Spiraling. Transformation.
in the garden
with the goddess
in the garden
in the garden
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