People have been using natural remedies for ailments throughout human civilization. Recently, herbalism is gaining popularity again. Learn from a master herbalist how to use herbs, plants and essential oils to address a variety of ailments.
|Next Session||Oct. 28, 2021 – Nov. 18, 2021|
This class meets Thursdays, October 28 through November 18, 2021 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Using natural remedies for prevention and wellness
This interactive online class taught by horticulturist, master herbalist and gardener, Erin LaFaive, will give you a great foundation in herbalism. Each session will include discussion on the beneficial qualities of a variety of herbs and plants followed by demonstrations on creating herb-infused salves, teas, syrups and skin-care products.
You will learn about:
- herbs for vitality
- keeping a healthy immune system
- salve making
Who should attend
Adults wanting to know more about natural remedies.
Erin LaFaive started gardening as a child in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin and has always been captivated by plants. She began her self-studies in herbalism as a teenager, and in 2015, started formal training with Gigi Stafne of Green Wisdom School of Natural and Botanical Medicine. With over 10 years of experience in the horticulture field, she is now a certified Master Herbalist who wants to use her knowledge of herbs to help others. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Geography from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and a Master’s degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Erin also volunteers as chairperson on the Board of Directors for Herbalists Without Borders.