Organic Emily

Events and Classes

Herbal collage

Emily teaching an herb class

2022

DISCLAIMER: Please read before choosing and paying for your class. This page is subject to change anytime.  Payment accepted through Venmo, check or cash. Payment can be made at time of arrival for herb walks. In order to save a place in a hands on class I must receive payment first. Note that classes fill up quickly.  Seating and space is limited.   Once I receive payment I will confirm your place in the class and get you all the information you need to attend. All information given is for entertainment and educational purposes only. Classes are subject to change at any time.

 Herb Walk – June 11th 9 AM

We will be visiting two sites near each other to discuss common weeds and plants that grow in the valley as medicine.

The first spot we will meet at is the Bicentennial Park Loop near Provo at 9 AM. Visit All Trails here for more info and directions.

The second spot we will visit is in Springville along the Hobble Creek trail. Visit All Trails here for more info and directions.

Cost is $20 per person for the day. 20 spots available. We will spend a few hours at each spot. Please reach out to me through my contact page to sign up.

 

Herb Walk, Lunch and  Herbal Medicine Making Workshop - June 25th – 8:30 AM to 4 PM

I am so excited to hold an herb walk and medicine making workshop in my area! We recently moved to Fairview and have discovered some amazing plant medicine in these beautiful mountains! Price includes an herb walk, packed lunch (bring backpack to carry your own lunch that will be provided) and medicine making workshop. We will be identifying living plants, discussing their medicinal properties, eating lunch in the mountains and then coming back to my home in Fairview to learn how to make basic medicine you can use for yourself and family in times of need.

 

Here is what you will learn and get to take home:
Learn the difference between hot and cold infusions. Make and take home your own herbal blend with tea infuser.
How and what we use to make decoctions that can be turned into a medicinal syrup. Make and take home a medicinal cough syrup.
Learn solar and stove top herbal oil infusion applications that can be turned into salves and creams. Take home an herbal skin cream.
Poultices with dried or fresh herbs. Take home a dried herbal poultice blend.
Alcohol and glycerin tinctures. Take home your choice of herbal tincture and dropper bottle.
Herbal vinegars that can be made into oxymels, used as a daily supplement or to enhance the food we eat. Take home a fresh herbal vinegar.

Space is limited to 14 people. Cost is $100.00
Once you pay for your spot you will receive all the information needed for the herb walk and hands on class. Please keep in mind that Fairview is one and a half hours from Salt Lake.  The deadline for returns is June 15th.  If there is a waiting list you can receive a refund if someone takes your place.

 

July 30th – Plant Foraging and Medicine Making Class

We will begin class at 8:30 AM at my home in Fairview (just 1.5 hours from SL) where we will pack a healthy lunch and drive up the canyon to learn to identify local plants. During our gallivanting in the wilderness we will discuss ethical and sustainable harvesting practices, have lunch and enjoy a guided forest meditation.  Once we have harvested plant material we will come back to my home where I will teach you how to make herbal medicine for you and your family. All materials and containers will be provided. You will take home and learn how to make tinctures, teas, decoctions, syrups, poultices and salves/creams for first aid and general health needs.  The class will end between 4 and 5 PM.  Class is limited to 8 people. No refunds offered.

Price – $100. Please click on the contact page to send me a message if you are interested in attending.

 

August 27th – Plant Foraging and Medicine Making Class

We will begin class at 8:30 AM at my home in Fairview (just 1.5 hours from SL) where we will pack a healthy lunch and drive up the canyon to learn to identify local plants toward the end of their growing season. During our gallivanting in the wilderness we will discuss ethical and sustainable harvesting practices, have lunch and enjoy a guided forest meditation.  Once we have harvested plant material we will come back to my home where I will teach you how to make herbal medicine for you and your family. All materials and containers will be provided. You will take home and learn how to make tinctures, teas, decoctions, syrups, poultices and salves/creams for first aid and general health needs.  The class will end around 6 PM.  Class is limited to 8 people. No refunds after August 13th.

Price – $100. Please click on the contact page to send me a message if you are interested in attending. CLASS IS FULL

 

September 24th – Herbal Family Immunity Class 

Come learn how to care for yourself and for your family during the colder months naturally. I will give you all my tips and successful stories on how I keep my family healthy with herbs, nutrition and supplements. You will learn how to incorporate herbal medicine into your cooking, including how to sneak herbs into foods your kids will eat and make simple medicine with herbs and spices you may already have in your kitchen. The class includes a healthy comforting lunch, demonstrations on how to make herbal medicine and samples of those things we make! Some of those items to take home include elderberry syrup, oxymels, tinctures, tea blends and more! Class will be held at my home in Fairview UT and begin at 12 PM and go to about 4 or 5 PM. Class is limited to 12 people. No refunds after September 3rd.

Price – $75. Please click on contact page to send me a message if you are interested in attending.

October 15th – Handcrafted Herbal Gift Making Class – $75

Come learn to make all the fun handcrafted goodies that make the perfect gifts! I will show you how to make cold processed soap, herbal lotion bars, herbal bath salts with massage oil, luxurious face and hand cream, lip balm and holiday room sprays. You will get to take home a sample of each with all the recipes! Class will be held at my home in Fairview UT and will go from 1 PM to about 4 PM. Class is limited to 12 people. No refunds after October 1st.

Price – $75. Please click on my contact page to send me a message if you are interested in attending.