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!


 

Yoni Alchemy: 4 Weeks of Self-Care through Womb Love with Sabrina Ouriana

 

Ongoing Series - Thursday Evenings

August 2 - 23, 2018

6:00 - 8:00pm

Cost: $80 (Entire Course), $25 (drop in)

  • August 2 - What's your Yoni trying to tell you? Learn what your vagina and womb are trying to tell you. We will explore your relationship to your womb through a guided visualization and a hand-on Yoni mapping process that you can take home. We will also discuss common symptoms such as cramping, menstrual irregularities, infections, and more, what they mean, and what you can do to make your Yoni happy again!
  • August 9 - Yoni Self- Care 101 What ARE the basics of Yoni care? Beginning with a guided meditation and womb blessing to connect with our own feminine wisdom, we will locate our womb and ovaries and learn how to perform breast & abdominal massage for self-care. We will also explore the benefits of a variety of other self-care modalities such as herbal womb steaming, Yoni egg practices, and herbal wands. You will even get to make your own aromatherapy Yoni mist spray to take home! 
  • August 16 - DIY Yoni Steaming Come discover the womb healing power of Yoni steaming, and how you can do this ancient practice yourself! We will explain the history of vaginal steaming, its many benefits for menstrual, fertility, and reproductive health, and how you can comfortably do this treatment at home. You will learn about which herbs are appropriate to include in your Yoni steams for health concerns such as PMS and irregular menstruation, PCOS, postpartum issues, and infertility and have a chance to make your own Yoni steaming blend. Come learn about how to do this delightful self-care ritual that gently and effectively cleanses, tones and revitalizes your most sacred of places, and feels oh so nice!
  • August 23 - WTF are Yoni Eggs? This ancient Chinese Jade Egg practice has been around for thousands of years for feminine empowerment and transformation. Now, we will introduce you to this unique approach to strengthen, heal, and activate your wombs for every stage of womanhood. You will learn the history, uses, & benefits of these egg-shaped crystals for physical, sexual, and spiritual rejuvenation. By introducing Yoni Yoga exercises such as Yoni Breathing, and how to cultivate your own Yoni egg practice, you will know how to drastically improve the well-being of your Yoni and change your relationship to her forever! 

 

Sabrina Ourania, aka “The Goddess Alchemist” is a Menstrual, Fertility, and Reproductive-Health Coach and Astrologer, Yoni Yoga Instructor, Herbal Alchemist and Retreat Leader. She sees clients online & locally at the Arcata Healing Arts Center. Her current offerings include Intro to Yoni Yoga on Tuesdays evenings at the Community Yoga Center in Arcata, and Goddess Alchemy: An Embodied Exploration of the Goddess Archetypes on Wednesday evenings at the Wholistic Heartbeat in McKinleyville. You can find out more about her and contact her at www.goddessalchemist.com

**For more information or to register now, call 707-407-5409 or drop by Moonrise Herbs on the Plaza, Arcata** 

On The Plaza, 826 G Street in Arcata. 
Store Hours: Mon-Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 12 - 5
www.moonriseherbs.com
707-822-5296

 

 

Magickal Herbalism with JessiKa TuCrow

 

Ongoing Series - Sunday Evenings

Now - September 9, 2018

6:00 - 8:00pm

Cost: $25 per class

It's not too late to sign up for the last remaining series in this eye-opening quest into the magical arts! We meet bi-weekly on Sunday evenings at Moonrise Herbs

Magickal Herbalism
7/29: Cleansing & Protection
8/12: Wealth
Saturday, 9/1: Magickal Plant Walk
9/9:Potionsmaking

Designed for everyone from beginners to lifelong practitioners, this series offers a comprehensive exploration of the world of practical witchcraft through the use of herbs and traditional methods of American folk magic. This hands on learning experience includes the opportunity to produce your own herbal potions and magickal devices to take home!

Have you ever wished for an experience that revealed magick is, indeed, real? Well, it is and we can discover it together in powerful ways! Our final meeting will be a potently transformational group ritual to birth our magickal selves!

Have you ever wished for an experience that revealed magick is, indeed, real?  Well, it is and we can discover it together in powerful ways!  Our final meeting will be a potently transformational group ritual to birth our magickal selves!

Find the full course schedule here

**For more information or to register now, call 707-407-5409 or drop by Moonrise Herbs on the Plaza, Arcata** 

On The Plaza, 826 G Street in Arcata. 
Store Hours: Mon-Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 12 - 5
www.moonriseherbs.com
707-822-5296

 

 

Beginning with Herbs Winter Session with Jane Bothwell

Wednesdays

September 26 - November 14, 2018

6:00 - 9:30pm

Cost: $420

 

This series is an excellent introduction to the world of healing plants for the beginner and those with more experience as well, these classes will guide you through the gentle, healing way of herbs.
Includes field identification, herbal first-aid, demonstration and use of medicinal preparations (salves, tinctures, syrups, pills, etc.), formula making, and more, with lots of “hands-on” activities. We will prepare a number of herbal products and you’ll each have samples to take home.

Meets one evening a week for 8 weeks, and two herb walks:

-Dandelion Herbal Center Sunday, October 7, 2018 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
-Trinidad Head Sunday, October 28, 2018 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Tuition: $385 Includes samples and two herb walks.
 
To register or learn more, visit www.dandelionherb.com or call 707-442-8157

Holistic Stress Management with Irene Lewis

Tuesday Evening

October 9, 2018

7:00 - 8:00pm

Cost: $25

When we are under high amounts of daily stress it affects every single body system. Learn which herbs and essential oils can help moderate your stress response and enhance your well-being.

Irene Lewis, the owner of Moonrise Herbs, has been in the business of herbs, essential oils and herbal products since 1989. She is very passionate about teaching classes that are highly informative. Her classes not only empower people to have fun creating herbal products that are helpful and affordable. They also teach options to enrich daily lives.

 

**For more information or to register now, call 707-822-5296 or drop by Moonrise Herbs on the Plaza, Arcata** 

On The Plaza, 826 G Street in Arcata. 
Store Hours: Mon-Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 12 - 5
www.moonriseherbs.com
707-822-5296

 

 

Tinctures & Elixirs with Irene Lewis

 

Tuesday Evening

October 16, 2018

7:00 - 9:00pm

Cost: $25

In this hands-on on class, learn the various methods of preparing both tinctures and elixirs for medicine and pleasure. Samples and recipes are included. 

Irene Lewis, the owner of Moonrise Herbs, has been in the business of herbs, essential oils and herbal products since 1989. She is very passionate about teaching classes that are highly informative. Her classes not only empower people to have fun creating herbal products that are helpful and affordable. They also teach options to enrich daily lives.

 

**For more information or to register now, call 707-822-5296 or drop by Moonrise Herbs on the Plaza, Arcata** 

On The Plaza, 826 G Street in Arcata. 
Store Hours: Mon-Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 12 - 5
www.moonriseherbs.com
707-822-5296

 

 

Lotions, Salves, & Lip Balms….Oh My! with Irene Lewis

Tuesday Evening

October 23, 2018

7:00 - 9:00pm

Cost: $25

Empower yourself by learning how to make affordable and personalized luscious herbal lotions, lip balms & effective healing salves in this fun hands-on class. Recipes are included and a sample of the lotion and lip balm will go home with you!

Irene Lewis, the owner of Moonrise Herbs, has been in the business of herbs, essential oils and herbal products since 1989. She is very passionate about teaching classes that are highly informative. Her classes not only empower people to have fun creating herbal products that are helpful and affordable. They also teach options to enrich daily lives.

 

**For more information or to register now, call 707-822-5296 or drop by Moonrise Herbs on the Plaza, Arcata** 

On The Plaza, 826 G Street in Arcata. 
Store Hours: Mon-Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 12 - 5
www.moonriseherbs.com
707-822-5296