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Medicine Making: Tinctures with Bridget's Apothecary

July 15th, 2018 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Does the thought of making an alcohol extract of an herb intimidate you? Come learn an easily accessible way to start preserving your medicinal plants by extracting many valuable properties. Tincturing is a simple way to keep the medicinal benefits of your herb garden with you all year long. We’ll focus on the “folk method”, but also talk about the “ratio method” of tincturing. We’ll discuss the tools you need, which herbs need higher amounts of alcohol, the differences between tincturing fresh or dried plant material, and much more! The cost is $25 and includes materials to make your own fresh herb tincture.

*If you are sensitive to alcohol please let me know in advance and I can arrange to have glycerin on hand for you instead of alcohol.

Click on the link to register: https://bridgetsapothecary.com/classes/

 

Fall Gardening Extravaganza with Fourth River Workers Guild on 7/14/2018June 15th, 2018

Join Garden Dreams and our friends from Fourth River Workers Guild for an all day FREE gardening event that celebrates succession gardening in all its glory!   Learn how to build healthy soil thr

Garden Dreams Garden Tour on 6/22/2018June 14th, 2018

Tour the certified Natural Wildlife Habitat gardens of Garden Dreams from 11am-12pm. This is a FREE event open to everyone interested in learning more about how we create a healthy ecosystem that supp

Pop-up Seedling Stand at Una Biological on 6/1/2018May 31st, 2018

Join us for a Pop-Up Seedling Stand in front of Una Biological! We will have a lovely array of medicinal herbs for you to buy and grow at home in your own medicinal herb garden. 

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Opening Day is Friday April 6th! We will be open every weekend (Friday-Sunday) April-July from 10-6.

Phone: 412-501-FARM (3276)              Email: info @ mygardendreams dot com

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