Medicine of the Trees
Come spend a day learning all about bark medicine. You’ll leave with the knowledge of how to identify certain medicinal trees, their medicinal uses and how to turn them into medicine.
When: Saturday February 23rd, 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Where: WEI’s Amador Hill Farm and Orchard, 15715 River Road, North Branch MN
Instructor: Angela Campbell from Flora and Stone
Registration Fee: $50
As snow melts, sap begins to rise. With the sap comes the medicine of trees. Join Angela Campbell, a practicing herbalist, reiki & crystal healer and professional gardener, for a day all about tree medicine. Angela will take you through the basics of tree botany, leaving you with an understanding of why early spring is the best time to collect bark medicine. We’ll stroll through the woods identifying trees, harvest some bark and make some tincture together. You’ll learn all about the medicinal properties of trees growing in our area.
- make bark tinctures
- learn about bark medicine
- basic tree botany
This 3-credit class can be used by participants in WEI’s Herbalism and Environmental Health Certificate Program. You can also register for this class without participating in WEI’s Certificate Program.
Angela Campbell is a healing-arts practitioner, educator and professional gardener. In her healing-arts practice she uses many tools, including Traditional Western Herbalism, Flower Essence Therapy, Reiki and Crystal Healing, to facilitate whole-body healing and wellness. She has studied and worked primarily in the San Francisco Bay area and the Twin Cities. Some of her teachers include: The California School of Herbal Studies, Lise Wolf, Matthew Wood, Krista Mitchell, Tanya Boigenzahn, plus many more. You can find her at www.flora-and-stone.com.