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February 2019

Rooting DC

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ron Brown College Prep High School, 4800 Meade St NE
Washington, DC 20019
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free

DC's annual free urban gardening event is coming soon! I'll be teaching two classes: Bioregional herbalism: local herbs for community health Herbs in Four Seasons I'll also be tabling with lots of locally grown herbs. There's SO MUCH going on at this event: tons of workshops, organization and farmer tables, old and new friends, fun for kids, etc. See you there!

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Apothecary open hours

February 27 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Josephine Butler Parks Center, 2437 15th St NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20011
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Come stock up on locally grown herbs or pick up a remedy for what ails you! I have lots of dried herbs, tinctures, vinegars, tea blends, oils, and salves. ┬áHerbs in the apothecary are from my local gardens or respectfully wild-harvested. The apothecary is open to the public 4-7pm every week Wednesdays only. If you're unable to make these hours you may email to schedule a different time to come by. If you're looking for a specific herb it's always…

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April 2019

Home Apothecary Program

April 27 @ 10:00 am - November 2 @ 1:00 pm
common good city farm, V st NW and 3rd St NW
Washington, DC 20001
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$425

Little Red Bird Botanicals is teaming up with Common Good City Farm to offer an 8-month program about growing, harvesting, preparing, and using medicinal herbs. This 8-month herbal medicine program is a hands-on introduction to herbalism. Meeting once per month, participants will tend a garden together, explore the basic concepts of herbalism, and make lots of herbal preparations to bring home and to share with the Common Good community. The home apothecary program offers a unique opportunity to learn about…

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May 2019

2018 Herbal CSA

May 13 @ 5:30 pm - November 18 @ 7:30 pm
Josephine Butler Parks Center, 2437 15th St NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20011
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$250 - $450

The 2019 herbal CSA begins in May! CSA members become familiar with local medicinal plants through plant walks and workshops, learn how to make basic herbal preparations, and build up a home apothecary. This is a six-month program meeting one Monday evening per month. To learn more or to register, follow the link below or click the CSA tab on the top bar menu.

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June 2019

Field botany class

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Josephine Butler Parks Center, 2437 15th St NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20011
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$35 - $85

Learn the basics of plant identification with DC-based herbalist, botanist, and forager Holly Poole-Kavana. This class will be taught in two sections: the morning will consist of an indoor presentation of the basic concepts of botany and the plant characteristics used in field identification, illustrated with close-up photographs. The afternoon will be spent outdoors observing real-life examples of the concepts from the morning presentation, learning to recognize common plant families, and practicing ID with a key. Some information about edibility…

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