Tuesday, June 24, 2008
Blazing Star Herbal School (founded 1983)
Herbal Remedies For Summer Maladies
(at BSHS just outside of Shelburne Falls, MA)
June 29th, 12:30-4:30pm $50
In this hands on medicine making class we will focus on creating a home first aid kit for summer maladies. We will address the following conditions:
Cuts and scrapes
Burns (sun and fire)
Bug bites (ticks and other infestations)
Muscle aches (Sprains/strains)
Bleeding and Bruises
Poison Ivy and Poison Oak rash
Dehydration (sun poisoning)
We will talk about safety and effectiveness of various ingredients as well as child friendly dosages. We will also discuss simple homeopathic remedies.
Extensive handouts will be provided.
Pre Registration Required.: In order to register please send email to tlemos (at) noho (dot) com or call 413 625 6875
Paypal or checks accepted.
For more infomation on our upcoming classes check out http://blazingstarherbalschool.typepad.com
Tony(a) Lemos is a graduate of Natural Therapy at Raworth College in England. Tony(a) teaches at conferences and colleges throughout New England including Ct Institute of Herbal Studies, International College of
Herbal Medicine, Flower Essence Conference and the Womens Herbal Conference. She has also maintained a herbal medicine and massage practice in the Valley since 1994.
Blazing Star Herbal School is dedicated to teaching traditional herbal medicine in a way that supports a more sustainable future for all members of the green world and shows respect for the integrity of nature. We offer a unique perspective on herbalism, weaving social and political aspects of health and healing through the study of medicinal herbs and food
practices. We inspire students to find their own healing path by creating a personal relationship with the plant world. The school also serves as a local and national resource for education and networking
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