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September 2018

Herbs for the Emotional and Physiological Heart

September 20, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
$15 – $20

Join herbalist Hannah Jacobson-Hardy at Sawmill Herb Farm.In these trying times, turning to our plant allies to soothe the heart and protect us from what does not serve is critical if we want to continue showing up in harmonious ways with one another. There are plants which focus on healing from grief, loss, trauma, sexual abuse, depression and emotional imbalances. This class will focus on how to heal ourselves and one another with these specific plants - a few of which…

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Herbs, Diet and Lifestyle Support for Your Thyroid

September 26, 2018 @ 5:30 am - 7:00 am
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
$15 – $20

This class is canceled! Check back in Spring of 2019 for our new workshop schedule.  Taught by herbalist Bonnie Bloom. This class is an introduction to the small endocrine organ in our throat that has important metabolic jobs in our body. Sifting through all the available information I will present a a brief discussion of biology and a wider variety of options and information than is usually presented by an endocrinologist. Anyone with a thyroid issue must work with a…

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October 2018

October 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
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$30

Introduction to Holistic Herbalism with Vanessa Chakour This course will introduce the practice of Holistic Herbalism to treat the whole self—mind, body and spirit—in collaboration with medicinal plants. Holistic Herbalism moves beyond symptoms to address the root cause of our challenges. We’ll explore practices to awaken innate wisdom in our healing practices and discuss ways to work with plants through herbal infusions, tinctures, meditation and ritual.  This is an introductory course for anyone. No experience necessary. Bring a cup or canteen for…

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March 2019

Sacred Warrior Apprenticeship

March 31, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
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Deepen relationship to yourself & the living earth through plant medicine.  The Sacred Warrior Apprenticeship at Sawmill Herb Farm is an experiential dive to empower your health and your relationship with nature. You’ll experience the plants from ground to medicine and develop personalized practices to support your self care. Learn to harvest, wild-craft, make tinctures, vinegars, oils, salves, teas & infusion. Come away with an experiential foundation in holistic herbalism and renewed relationships with yourself and the natural world. This course is for absolute beginners…

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August 2019

CANCELED – Sacred Herbs for Empowering the Feminine Energy Within Us

August 1, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
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$15 – $20

This experiential workshop taught by Hannah Jacobson-Hardy will explore the sacred herbs that protect, guide, and empower the feminine energies within all of us. Taking a “yin” approach by slowing down and listening to the wisdom of the plants, we can clear away blockages that keep us from accessing our innate intuition. We will sit with each plant for several minutes and attune to their gifts before learning the ancient and modern uses of their medicines. This class is intended…

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Herbalism & Liberation Work

August 21, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
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In this workshop led by Adrie Rose of Gladheart Herbals we will look at what the legacy of colonization and the kyriarchy are, and why it's critical to recognize and actively work to transform them if we want to do any kind of liberation work.  We'll talk about what this can look like in western herbalism, and also how folk herbalism offers vibrant tools for liberation work in our lives. We are offering this workshop on a sliding scale, $10…

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Growing and Processing Medicinal Herbs

August 31, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
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$10 – $20

Join us for this workshop led by Sawmill Herb Farm farmer Susan Pincus. Susan will walk us through growing requirements for medicinal herbs, perennials vs annuals, transplanting, harvesting, fertility, seed saving and propagation techniques. She will discuss drying techniques for herbs and will briefly go over other processing techniques. This workshop is aimed at the beginner to intermediate gardener or farmer. Email sawmillherbs@gmail.com for any questions and please pre-register for this class.  We will orient the class topics depending on…

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September 2019

Essential Oil Distillation Workshop

September 15, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
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Come make essential oils on the farm! Join Greg Disterhoft of Full Kettle Farm at Sawmill Herb Farm with Susan Pincus for a full immersion into the magical process of essential oil distillation, from harvest to end product. We'll be working with the vibrancy of Lemon Verbena, a sunny electric citrus blast to the olfactory system. This outdoor workshop will begin with a check in, a group plant harvest, and then we'll fire up the 20 gallon wood-fired distiller to…

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Herbs for the Emotional and Physiological Heart

September 19, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Florence location, 140 Meadow Street
Florence, MA 01062 United States
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$15 – $20

Join us for this class taught by Hannah Jacobson-Hardy. In these trying times, turning to our plant allies to soothe the heart and protect us from what does not serve is critical if we want to continue showing up in harmonious ways with one another. There are plants which focus on healing from grief, loss, trauma, sexual abuse, depression and emotional imbalances. This class will focus on how to heal ourselves and one another with these specific plants - a…

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August 2022

Herbal First Aid for the Frontlines

August 10 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sawmill Herb Farm, Montague location, 119 Old Sunderland Road
Montague, MA 01351
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This is a comprehensive workshop taught by Yahna Tullis on herbal first aid and seeks to equip individuals with the knowledge on how to provide immediate medical care for a wide range of conditions from cuts, scrapes, stomach aches, broken bones, and even gunshot wounds. The information presented in this workshop is not intended to replace medical care from a medical doctor. Participants will learn how to make a comfrey poultice, calendula wound wash, yarrow and cayenne hemostatic powder, and…

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