Herbal Medicine Making

Posted June 18, 2012, at 4:29 p.m.

Saturday, July 21, 2012 10 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Location: Cobscook Community Learning Center, 10 Commissary Point Rd, Trescott, ME

For more information: Carrie Callahan; 207-733-2233;

Saturday, July 21, 2012, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Description: This workshop will provide the home herbalist with the basics of plant harvesting and processing for tinctures, glycerites, syrups, teas, decoctions, infused vinegars, oils, salves, and creams. A bit of plant identification and discussion of specific herbs will also be provided. Participants will bring home an herbal medicine that they make in class. Instructor: Amy Zipperer

Course fee: $6 – $20, sliding scale fee. Registration deadline: July 14

Please note: a minimum of 8 participants are required to run this class . . . so bring a buddy! It is very important to register by the deadline, otherwise class may be cancelled. Info: 733-2233 or