Upcoming Classes & Events

15th Annual Holistic Health and Herbal Education Festival
Sunday, September 15, 2019
Prairie Oaks Institute in Belle Plaine, Minnesota

Join us at a beautiful, plant filled historic farm and retreat center in Belle Plaine, Minnesota just 45 minutes from the Twin Cities for a day of herbal and holistic health classes.

Twelve to sixteen workshops will be offered by a variety of accomplished practitioners and educators. There will be something for everyone from beginning to advanced students, including opportunities for hands-on medicine making and plant id. Relax on the farm between classes and join us for herbal teas a delicious dessert buffet.

Registration for the 2019 festival is open. See our registration page for more details.


Pulse & Tongue and Facial Assessment Course Summer 2019 with Matthew Wood, Phyllis Light and Francis Bonaldo!

This course is three 3-day weekends constituting a complete course on holistic evaluation skills for herbalists, developed and taught by the foremost people in the field, including the best of what Matthew Wood has to offer on Constitutional Assessment including:
— Animal Medicines —
— Pulse and Tongue (hands-on teaching and learning) —
— Facial Assessment —
and other herbal evaluation skills.
Also includes:
— herb walks —
We will have many herbal tinctures on-hand to enhance the learning experience!

Co-Authors with Matthew on the book "Traditional Western Herbalism and Pulse Evaluation," will be joining forces with Matthew again to teach this epic class! Francis Bonaldo will join us in July and Phyllis Light in August.

Location: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum AND Online live broadcast. All purchase options include access to recordings.
July 26, 27 & 28
August 23, 24, 25
October 18, 19, 20

Sign-up by March 31st and receive access to previous "Tongue and Pulse" and "Shamanic Herbalism" class recordings to help prepare for this 9-day (total) course.

Access to private online class with Matthew – a Q&A session to prepare for this course.

Attend In-Person (with online option)
Online Only
Payment plans available!
Join the FREE Online Intro. to Pulse, Tongue and Facial Assessment class February 7th!
Register for the free class, get full description and details on this course and purchase tickets here... matthewwoodinstituteofherbalism.com

check out these websites for ongoing classes:
Herbal Classes with Lise Wolff
Carolyn Smith
The Medicine Tree, local clinc & classes/Dina Goodwill
Home Herbalism Online Courses with Elizabeth Heck
2016 Class List from Four Elements Herbal/Jane Hawley Stevens
Herbal Classes with Angela Campbell
Sacred Journey Healing Arts, also on Facebook
Herbal Classes with Erin Piorier
Midwest Women's Herbal Conferences and Workshops
Sassafras Healing Arts
Matthew Wood Institute of Herbalism online courses
Western Herbalism Classes with Matthew Wood
Adagio Holistic
Veda Yoga Therapy & Body Work Classes
Medicine Tree Herbs
Savanna Moon Wild Life Sanctuary
North Country Herbal Exchange facebook page
Wild Ones Twin Cities event calendar
Minnesota Natural Health, Life Unlimited
Midwest School of Herbal Studies
Cooking Classes with Jennette Turner
Flower Essence Classes by Martin Bulgerin
Linda Conroy of Moonwise Herbs, Sheboygan, WI
Dancing Yarrow, Mondovi, WI
The Coulee Region Herbal Institute
Carolyn Smith, Twin Cities Herbalist & teacher

If you teach or know of a class that you would like to see listed here please send an email to nchgbod@gmail.com.

The North Country Herbalist Guild does not endorse or take responsibility for the opinions and information offered by teachers and/or practitioners, or the sponsors and content of linked Web sites.