Herbal Foundations Program for BIPOC

This Foundations Herbal Immersion Program is an offering available free of charge to BIPOC – Black, Indigenous, People of Color

Class Dates and Times:  Thursdays 5:00-7:00pm PST; June  18, 25 July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 August 6, 13, 20; Classes held live on on Zoom

Class Content:

June  18 

  • Introductions
  • Herbal Knowledge is our Birthright
  • Connecting with the Plants
  • Herbal Nutritives: Nettle, Oatstraw, Alfalfa, Dandelion, Burdock
  • Medicine Making Demonstrations: Herbal Infusions, Decoctions, Super Infusions

June 25 

  • Herbal Support for Mental Well being Part 1
  • Medicine Making: Making Folk Method Tinctures

July 2

  • Herbal Support for Mental Wellbeing Part 2
  • Medicine Making Demonstration: Making Elixirs

July 9

  • Herbs for Skin Health: Vulnerary Herbs
  • Medicine Making Demonstrations: Making Infused Oils, Salves and Lotions

July 16

  • Herbs for Healthy Digestion 
  • Medicine Making Demonstration: Making Hydrosols and Essential Oils

July 23

  • Herbs for Healthy Detoxification Processes
  • Medicine Making Demonstration: Making Herbal Salts and Broths

July 30 

  • Herbs for Sleep
  • Medicine Making Demonstration: Making Standardized Tinctures

August 6

  • Herbs for Menstrual Support and Menopause
  • Medicine Making Demonstration: To be decided as a group

August 13

  • Antimicrobial Herbs
  • Medicine Making Demonstration: To be decided as a group

August 20

  • Herbal Support for the Common Cold and Flu
  • Medicine Making Demonstration: To be decided as a group

Instructor is Leslie Lekos.

To register please email Leslie at wildrootbotanicals@gmail.com