Edible and Medicinal Plants  - Orange County

Edible and Medicinal Plants - Orange County

Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park (map)

Join herbalist and forager John Slattery for an experiential education and plant walk through the lush spring vegetation of Orange County in coastal southern California.

Bioregional Herbalism: Plant Energetics and Healing with Nature

Bioregional Herbalism: Plant Energetics and Healing with Nature

Join herbalist John Slattery for an in depth exploration of healing with plants in Nature. This workshop includes plant identification, a discussion of plant energetics, and a series of sensory exercises to help one open up to the healing power of Nature. This workshop will be held in Orange County, CA.

Becoming a Bioregional Herbalist - Tucson

Becoming a Bioregional Herbalist - Tucson

Catalina State Park (map)

Join John for a deep exploration of the spring plants of the Sonoran desert. A 3-day immersion in field botany, plant energetics, and the underlying principles of bioregional herbalism. Develop your foundation for deep relationship now.

Southwest Conference on Botanical Medicine

Southwest Conference on Botanical Medicine

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (map)

Join bioregional herbalist, John Slattery, for the Friday Field Study component, or join the whole Botanical Medicine conference, at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, AZ. 

In the Field Study we’ll focus on direct observation of plants, and receptivity to knowledge and healing from plants, which can be referred to as experiencing the Nature of plants. 

Gathering & Processing Acorns: Our Ancestral Food

Gathering & Processing Acorns: Our Ancestral Food

Old Town Farmer's Market (map)

In this class held at the Old Town Farmer’s Market in Scottsdale, AZ presenter John Slattery will share an overview of the history of acorn consumption, nutrition of acorns, and a detailed approach to gathering, processing acorns for consumption. There is no charge to attend this class.