Local Events + Classes

Community Education Program

The Community Education Program is part of East Bay Herbals' mission to provide accessible and relatable information about herbal medicine to the community.  All classes are free or low-cost and are open to the public. In light of the current health climate we will be working to provide our community with a variety of low-cost and free educational materials throughout the Covid-19 crisis through our website, social media, and online offerings.

 

Lung Love (recording)

Online Class (via zoom)

East Bay Herbals w/ The Remedy

Herbal + Lifestyle Strategies To Support The Respiratory System

Fire season has landed in California and we're here to offer some herbal support! Join East Bay Herbals for a Free Community Class all about herbs and lifestyle strategies to help support the respiratory system during this difficult time. Herbs for stress will also be touched on in this informative class.

 

 
Workshops + Classes

What's In The Cup

Online Class (via zoom)

East Bay Herbals - Martinez, Ca

Monday October 26th, 2020 / 5:30 - 6:00 pm / $10

The debut episode of East Bay Herbals' new monthly program, What's In The Cup! This short and light-hearted class will take a deep dive into a different herbal treat or remedy each month. We will talk about the medicinal and nutritional value of 'what's in the cup' and then make and sip on the month's special elixir together. October's  What's In The Cup will feature a special Halloween treat in order to kick this series off the right way.

 

The Home Herbalist (4-Part Series)

Online Interactive Class (via zoom)

East Bay Herbals - Martinez, Ca

Tuesdays / November 10th - December 1st, 2020
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm / $125
Each Class Includes Lecture + DIY Herbal Medicine Making Activity

 

A four-week course on how to begin incorporating everyday herbalism into your life. We will cover the basics of herbal medicine, natural remedies for common ailments, and ways to begin using herbs in your home and kitchen. This class will include virtual lessons on simple medicine making skills each week, leaving you with the tools needed to start making and using herbal medicine with yourself and your family right away! Local participants will have the option to pick up herbal supplies in Martinez. Long distance participants will have the option to have their supplies shipped  (choose 'distance learner - ship herbs') or supply their own (choose 'distance learner - supply own').

Week 1: Introduction To Herbal Medicine + Building An Apothecary

Activity: Brewing Medicinal Teas + Organoleptics

 

Week 2: Home Herbalism: Common Ailments + Remedies

Activity: Herbal Infused Oils  + Vinegars
 

Week 3: Home Herbalism: Common Ailments + Remedies

Activity: Herbal Tinctures + Bitter Formulas

Week 4: Home Herbalism: Topical Herbalism

Activity: Herbal Salves
 

 

Medicinal Plant Walks

 

Check back in Spring 2021

Community Events
Check back in Spring 2021
Past Events + Workshops

Workshop: Cooking With Herbs: Fall - Monday, September 28th, 2020 - Online Class via Zoom

Free Community Class: Lung Love + Recording - Friday, August 28th, 2020 - Online Class w/ The Remedy

Virtual Pop-Up Apothecary: low-cost community herbal consultations - July 6th - July 10th, 2020 - Online Consults via Zoom

Workshop: Planning Your Medicinal Herb Garden - Saturday, May 30th, 2020 - Online Class via Zoom

Workshop: Herbs + Foods For Immune Support - Thursday, March 19th, 2020.- Online Class via Zoom

Virtual Pop-Up Apothecary: low-cost community herbal consultations - March 30th -  April 8th, 2020 - Online Consults via Zoom

Virtual Pop-Up Apothecary: low-cost community herbal consultations - July 6th - July 10th, 2020 - Online Consults via Zoom

Pop-Up Apothecary: low-cost community herbal consultations - Sunday, March 1st, 2020 - Grey Goods, Martinez Ca

Pop-Up Apothecary: low-cost community herbal consultations - Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - Grey Goods, Martinez Ca

Free Community Class: Herbs For Winter Health - Monday, December 9th, 2019 - Martinez Library, Martinez, Ca

Free Community Class: Fire Cider Demo - Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - Pittsburg Library, Pittsburg, Ca

Class Series: The Home Herbalist - September 24th - October 15th, 2019 - Martinez Adult Education, Martinez, Ca

Workshop: Kitchen Medicinals - Wednesday, August 28th, 2019.- Herb Folk Community Medicine, Petaluma, Ca

 

Workshop: The Medicine of Lavender - Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 - Soul Food Farm, Vacaville, Ca

 

Community Event: DVC Horticulture Department Herb Fair - Sunday May 5th, 2019 - Pleasant Hill, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Medicinal Broths - soups, stews, and other healing winter foods - Saturday February 9th, 2019 - Martinez Library, Martinez Ca

 

Free Community Class: Love Your Lungs: herbs that help support a healthy respiratory system - Tuesday  April 30th, 2019 - Martinez Library, Martinez, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Holiday Special - DIY Elderberry Syrup - Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 - Martinez Library, Martinez, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Herbs for Winter Immunity - Saturday November 10, 2019 - Harvest House, Concord, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Herbal Fire Cider Demo and Workshop - Friday October 12, 2018 - Orchard Nursery, Lafayette, Ca

 

Free Community Class: DIY Herbal Medicine - Oils, Vinegars, Salves. Sunday, August 12, 2018 - Harvest House, Concord Ca

 

Local Outreach: Pleasant Hill Herb Society Herb Day 2018. Sunday, July 15, 2018 - Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center, Pleasant Hill, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Herbal Skincare for Sun Exposure. Sunday, July 8, 2018 - Harvest House, Concord, Ca

 

Local Outreach: Martinez Beaver Festival. Sunday, June 30, 2018 - Martinez, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Medicinal Teas + Refreshing Herbal Beverages. Sunday, June 10, 2018 - Harvest House, Concord, Ca

 

Herb Walk: Parent-Child Herb Walk w/East Bay Forest School. Saturday, June 9, 2018 - Crockett Hills Regional Park, Crockett, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Medicinal Herb Gardening + Planning for Pollinators. Saturday, May 19, 2018 - Harvest House, Concord, CA

 

Herb Walk: Medicinal Plants w/ Sierra Club. Saturday, May 12, 2018 - Crockett Hills Regional Park, Crockett, Ca

 

Free Community Class: Intro to Herbal Medicine + Herbs for Seasonal Allergies. Sunday, April 15, 2018 - Harvest House, Concord, CA


 

 

 

 

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