|Saturday May 18, 2019 9:30 AM - Saturday May 18, 2019 12:00 PM | Free - $30.00
An Introduction to Garden Herbalism
Please note: This event takes place rain or shine!
The fields and gardens of the UCSC Farm abound with medicinal plants. Come learn how to use these common plants for every day maladies and health promotion.
We will learn how these herbs can be used to promote restful sleep, combat stress, soothe or strengthen digestion, heal wounds, support menstrual cycles and much more. You will leave the class with many plant friends to support your health and well being.
Cost of the workshop is $30 general admission (pre-registered) or $40 (at the door); $20 for Friends of the Farm & Garden members, and certified UC Master Gardeners (pre-registered) or $30 (at the door); $15 for beginning farmers and limited-income participants (pre-registered) or $20 (at the door), $5 for UCSC students. Free for life members of the Friends of the Farm & Garden and active Farm & Garden docents.
Darren Huckle L.Ac, DAOM is a clinical practitioner of Western and Chinese herbal medicine. For over 20 years Darren has steeped himself in the realm of learning, growing, using, and treating with herbal medicines. He maintains a clinical practice while teaching regularly here in Santa Cruz. More information on Darren at Roots of Wellness.
Click here if you're interested in finding out about how to join the Friends of the Farm & Garden.
If you prefer to pre-register for this class by mail (no service charge), please send a check made payable to UC Regents to:
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
attn: Garden herbalism
Please include your contact information (phone and email) with your check.
For directions to the UCSC Farm on the UC Santa Cruz campus, please see the CASFS website.
Click here to see additional upcoming fruit tree and gardening events sponsored by the Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden and the Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems.
UC Santa Cruz Farm (View)
Corner of Coolidge Drive and Ranch View Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|