Monthly Archives: July 2018

Herbal Skin Products for Valentines day January 26, 2019

Herbal Skin Products for Valentines day. Join Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) ~ Medical Herbalist for a fun hands-on morning creating some natural Valentine’s Day gifts for your loved ones, or for yourself! Learn about what botanicals are best used for skin products, and how you can prepare infused oils at home. Together we will prepare a herbal body bar and luscious 25 ml massage oil for you to take home.

Date: Sat. Jan 26, 10 am – 1 pm at the VanDusen Guides Classroom 

Resource person: Adult Education Coordinator, 604-718-5898

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

Natural Cosmetic Making with Herbal Medicine: November Class

Create natural and clean body care products for yourself or your family as fun seasonal gifts! Join Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) – Medical Herbalist for an informative hands-on workshop where you will learn about herbs for skin care and create chemical free recipes the whole family will enjoy. During this workshop you will create and take home a rich natural calendula cream, a facial exfoliant, and lavender body scrub.

Schedule: Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM VanDusen Guides Classroom

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

Cost:  $ 60 Click here to register!

 

Herbs for Women’s Health: October Class

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

Schedule:Thursday, October 18, 2018 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the VanDusen Guides Classroom
Location: VanDusen Guides Classroom | 5251 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, V6M 4H1

Cost: $ 35 – to register click here!

Enhancing Food Recipes with Herbal Powders: October Class

Discover how to get the nutritional and healing benefits of herbs into your diet with herbal powders – finely milled plant material such as leaves, bark, flowers and berries. Learn how to incorporate them into daily meals for your family with delicious recipes! Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) – Medical Herbalist will discuss the benefits of various herbal powders and where you can purchase them. Together we’ll create and sample Herbal Energy Power Balls, Herbal Immune Enhancing Hummus, and Delicious Herbal Fudge Dessert. Course fee includes all supplies.

Schedule: Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM at the VanDusen Guides Classroom

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

Cost: $ 45. To register: Click here! 

Herbs for Digestion: September Class

This informative talk, offered by Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) ~ Medical Herbalist focuses on herbal medicines for digestive health will discuss how certain herbal medicines can assist digestion. 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.

Schedule: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM at the VanDusen Guides Classroom

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

Cost: $ 35. To register: Click here

Introduction to Medicinal Herbs for the Home – October Class

Are you curious about herbal medicine and want to understand more about how plant medicine works and how to use herbs at home? Join us for an introduction on how herbal medicines can be incorporated into your home for first aid use. We will cover a couple of local herbs in depth along with their various routes of application during this evening.  Class taught by: Katolen Yardley, MNIMMH, RH (AHG)

Thursday October 11, 2018 from 6:30 pm until 9 pm at the Van Dusen Botanical Gardens Classroom

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

To register: $ 35 ~ Click here to register: