Health & Wellness
We’re lucky to have wonderful partners like Herbalista, Green Girl Basics, The Learning Kitchen and more to bring you workshops to keep you feeling and looking your best. From herbalism to soap making, check out these workshops helping you and your family enjoy a healthy, sustainable lifestyle.
Upcoming Health & Wellness Workshops:
Join Lorna Mauney-Brodek, for a four-weekend-long exploration of Herbal Medicine. This 50-hour series will be a combination of lecture and experiential learning as we develop our understanding of how botanical medicine can play a transformative role when we incorporate them into our everyday life.
This is an intermediate advanced soap-making class that will help soap makers learn the secrets to formulating recipes for all the benefits desired in your soap.
Learn the art of candle making with sustainable soy wax, natural cotton lead-free wicks, and custom cruelty-free fragrances!
Learn how fun and simple it can be to make your own herbal salves, healing lip balms, and moisturizing lotion stick/bars. You will learn how to create herbal infusions, safety precautions when using beeswax, how to tint your lip balm for beautiful cosmetic color, and the many creative and practical applications of lotion sticks/bars.
In this 4-class series, you’ll learn the comprehensive skills and knowledge to start a soap making business, or simply master your soap making hobby!
Learn everything you need to know to safely create a beautiful variety of handmade soaps with food grade oils & lye plus your choice of herbs, essential oils (or phthalate free fragrances), colorants, clays, butters, exfoliating nutrients, oats, honey...so many choices. You will learn a soap making method that is safe, efficient, & fun!
This all-day class will cover basic “hot process” soap making skills. We will cook a large cauldron full of lye soap. Upon finishing, the soap will be poured into special molds for each person to take home.
Get ready for an unforgettable night of music and merriment at the Apotheker’s Ball - a fundraiser for Herbalista Free Clinic - held at the Chosewood Ballroom this November 9th! It’s going to be the jam - and every dollar raised goes to support herbal healthcare for the underserved.