Summer 2021 Workshops & Events 

"Re-Wild Your Kitchen" - Guided Leisurely Plant Walk

Saturday, August 7th

10:30 am - Noon

Ohio is home to so many beautiful and helpful wild plants, both native and naturalized.  Join our on staff  Herbalist, Stephanie Layne of Thistle Bee Tea Co., for a leisurely wild plant walk to learn about seasonal herbs and wild foods in the Yellow Springs and surrounding area.  You'll learn the basics of plant identification, how to ethically harvest wild plants, and some of the ways that these plants allies can help support wellness.  Wear comfortable shoes, boots are recommended in case it rains day before, or morning of, the walk.  

Houseplant Propagation Presentation

Saturday, August 21st

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Join our team of experienced houseplant growers in a discussion on propagation of houseplants.  Learn hands on tips and tricks on succulent "String Of's...", other succulents, and tropical vining indoor plants.  If you would like to bring a plant with you that you want to propagate, our team can discuss the best approach for your needs.  This workshop is complimentary and no cost to attend.  Please RSVP with an email to stoneycreek0@gmail.com if you would like to attend.  Limited to 25 participants.  Please reference the workshop name in your communication.

Making Herbal Vinegar Workshop

Saturday, August 28th

10:30 am - 12:30 am

Join our on staff Herbalist, Stephanie Layne of Thistle Bee Tea Co., and learn how to make an herbal vinegar that aids with overall immune support including allergies and body friendly vitamin uptake.  Vinegar is a great conduit for extracting vitamins from plants.  Stephanie will discuss how to use the vinegar in salad dressings, soups, water, or as a single shot in the morning.  You can even mix with honey too to make it tastier!  Workshop cost is $20 per person.  Please RSVP with an email to stoneycreek0@gmail.com if you would like to attend.  Limited to 25 participants.  Please reference the workshop name in your communication.

Immune Support Workshop

Saturday, September 11th

Join Herbalist, Stephanie Layne of Thistle Bee Tea Co., and learn how to support your immune system and improve your well-being this cold and flu season.  Explore how to work with plants that help with fever, chills, coughs, and throat through immune supporting methods such as infusions, syrups, and other herbal creations.  This is a complimentary workshop, no cost.  Please RSVP with an email to stoneycreek0@gmail.com if you would like to attend.  Limited to 25 participants.  Please reference the workshop name in your communication.

 

Fire Cider Workshop

Saturday, September 25th

Join Herbalist, Stephanie Layne of Thistle Bee Tea Co., and learn how to jump start your Winter Wellness Routine and make some Fire Cider to take home!  Stephanie will discuss various recipes, updates on using Fire Cider, and the importance of embracing remedies from our ancestors.  The workshop cost is $20 and you get to take home your creation.  Please RSVP with an email to stoneycreek0@gmail.com if you would like to attend.  Limited to 25 participants.  Please reference the workshop name in your communication.

Besoms, Basil & Banshees

Halloween Workshop

Saturday, October 16th

 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Join Herbalist, Stephanie Layne of Thistle Bee Tea Co., and take a deep dive into the plant lore of Halloween while sipping homebrewed apple cider among the changing leaves!  Find out why pumpkin spice IS actually good for you.  Indulge in the folklore of the magical and mystical properties of seasonal herbs and their health benefits.  Discover why garlic keeps vampires away or what exactly IS a jack-o-lantern.  The workshop cost is $20 and you get to take home your holiday creation of a blessing broom for seasonal decoration.  Please RSVP with an email to stoneycreek0@gmail.com if you would like to attend.  Limited to 25 participants.  Please reference the workshop name in your communication.