Monthly Archives: March 2018

August Herb Walk

Join Medical Herbalist, Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) for a guided walk through the Garden where we will identify some local and non-local flowers, herbs, shrubs, trees and common weeds, and discuss some of their medicinal properties.

   

Start date:  Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Schedule:  6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: Van Dusen Botanical Gardens: Meet in the Visitor Centre

Cost: $ 30 promo – Click here: To register: 

July Herb Walk

Join Medical Herbalist, Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) for a guided walk through the Garden where we will identify some local and non-local flowers, herbs, shrubs, trees and common weeds, and discuss some of their medicinal properties.

Start date: Wednesday, July 18 2018.

Schedule:  6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: Van Dusen Botanical Gardens: Meet in the Visitor Centre

Cost: $ 30 promo – Click here: To register: 

 

Herbal Medicine Throughout History – Evening Talk

Join Medical Herbalist, Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) on a journey through time looking at some unique approaches to herbal medicine including key herbalists worldwide and periods within herbal medicine history. Trace the use of herbal medicines throughout history and different cultures during this evening of storytelling and folklore. Katolen will discuss influental herbalists such as Hildegard, Galen and Hippocrates, and will focus on some important plants and their uses from traditional, to current scientific studies. Leave with a greater understanding of how plants play an important role in our society and health.

Start date: Thursday, May 24 2018.

On Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: VanDusen Botanical Gardens | 5251 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, V6M 4H1

COst $ 35 ~ To register click here:

Herbal Medicine for Womens Health- Evening Intro Talk

Join Medical Herbalist, Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) for this introduction evening on to some unique herbs used specifically for women’s health. We will cover common herbs used for reproductive wellness through all phases of a women’s life. We will discuss medicinal properties and administration routes of these plants, as well as some recent scientific studies, while we sample some herbal products.

Start date: Thursday, May 17 2018.

On Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: VanDusen Guides Botanical Gardens | 5251 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, V6M 4H1

Cost: $ 35 ~ To register: click here!

Herbal Medicine for Digestion

This informative talk  offered by Medical Herbalist, Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) will cover information on herbal medicines for digestive health and will discuss how certain herbal medicines can assist digestion through various actions. Explore the benefits of some common spices and carminative (reduces bloating) rich herbs, and learn the effects of bitter and demulcent (anti-inflammatory) herbs.

Participants will sample a digestive tea and demulcent mixture and will take home a small bag of a carminative digestive spice blend.

Start date: Wednesday, March 28 2018.

Time:  7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: VanDusen Botanical Gardens | 5251 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, V6M 4H1

Cost $ 35  Click here: To register: