Healing Through Food, Gardening, Herbs, and Ceremony - Sample Syllabus

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Friday

   
  10:00 - 12:00

Opening Circle, Introductions, & Course Overview

  12:30  Lunch
  1:30 - 4:00  Plant Spirit Medicine overview & Time with plants
  4:00 - 4:15
 Break
  4:15 - 6:00
 Basics of Oils, fresh plant infusion, dry plant oil
  6:30  Dinner in the Garden - Honoring the elements
  7:45 - 9:15
 Weston Price lecture
 Saturday    
  9:00 - 9:45
 Circle - setting intention
  9:45 - 10:30
 Tai chi of gardening
  10:30 - 11:30
 Weeds & Bed clearing
  11:30 - 12:30
 Composting
  12:30
 Lunch
  2:00 - 4:00
 Prepare beds & planting
  4:00 - 4:30
 Honor our work and the plant
  4:45 - 6:00
 Decant oils, making salves or slathers
  6:30
 Dinner in the Garden - Honoring the Earth
  8:15 - 9:15
 Ancestor journey
 Sunday    
  9:00 - 9:30  Circle, Food as medicine
  9:30 - 11:00
 Fermented foods & Sauerkraut making
  11:00 - 12:30
 Ojas Delights
  12:30
 Lunch
  2:00 - 4:00

Closing circle, circle dance, Evaluations