Classes & Events

Jane Bothwell teaching

Welcome to our classes and events center. Below you will see our list of current events.

Please drop by Moonrise Herbs on the plaza or call at (707) 822-5296 for updated information on additional classes and/or free talks, and also for more detailed information on the following classes. Class sizes are limited, so register early. The store remains open after class for purchases, so you can get the tools you need to begin (or continue!) your journey to health.

  Here, Jane Bothwell teaches her Beginning With Herbs class.

Look below for our upcoming class and event offerings!


Beginning with Herbs Winter Session with Jane Bothwell


January 20 - March 10, 2021

6:00 - 8:00pm

Cost: $400

Online via Zoom, Weekly Wednesday plus 2 small group & virtual weekend Plant walks 


If you have ever dreamed of starting your herbal education or simply wanted a thorough refresher, this may be the perfect opportunity to join us for Beginning with Herbs! While we have decided not to hold in-person classes*, we are excited that Jane will be continuing to offer this class via Zoom which we hope will allow many to attend who may not have been able to before.  In this unprecedented time, it is comforting to know that the herbs and plants are always here to teach and support us and this course is a wonderful way to empower yourself with this knowledge under the experienced guidance of renowned herbalist Jane Bothwell.
Learn to make herbal formulas and preparations such as tinctures, liniments, salves, oils, and much more! Make your own herbal first aid kit and enjoy the many hands-on activities this class has to offer in the comfort of your own space.
This is a great refresher course for advanced herb students and a wonderful place to start for those just beginning their journey with herbal medicine.
Meets one evening a week for 8 weeks, and two herb walks:

-Arcata Marsh: Small, in-person groups and via Zoom Sunday, Jan 31, 2020 12 - 2pm & 2 - 4pm
-Freshwater Farm Reserve: Small, in-person groups and via Zoom Sunday, Feb 28, 2020 12 - 2pm & 2 - 4pm

Tuition: $400 Includes samples and two herb walks.
To register or learn more, visit or call 707-442-8157

Tarot as an Evolutionary Path with Carolyn Ayres

Two Wednesday evenings per month

Starts January 20 & 21

6:30 - 8:00pm

Cost: See specific costs below

Online via Zoom and in the Garden Studio

Appropriate for beginners or experienced readers.  

An overview of all 78 tarot cards which takes you on an

initiatory journey of evolution as you travel the path of the cards.

Call for more information and to reserve a spot.  

Class size is limited.  707 - 442-4240  or 


Part I - Separation and The Call - January  through April

$40 per month prepaid or $140 for Part I of 8 classes 


The cards of The Fool through The Chariot

Aces through the Sevens


Part II  - Path of Initiation - May  through August

$40 per month prepaid or $145 for Part II of 7 classes 


The cards of Strength through Death

Court cards 

Review of first Ten Major and Minor Arcana


Part III Path of Return -  September through October


$40 per month prepaid for Part III of 6 classes for $110 which includes Initiation)