Emery Herbals has both a diverse offering of Single Skill Building Workshops & Ongoing Programming.
Our Single Skill Building Workshops are designed to provide access to experiential learning empowering individuals and families with the skill set to take charge of their wellness and foster connection to the natural world.
Our Ongoing Programming offers access to experiences that enable deep and meaningful learning. Our programming has been developed through two decades of providing access to single skill building workshops.
To see a complete list of our program and workshop offerings visit our Programs Page
To view our upcoming events visit our Event Calendar
ProgramsEach month of Herb Club runs as a four-week program; growing your children’s experience with herbs in a experiential and accumulative style. Using our five senses as a basis for herb learning, the children experience the magical world of plants from their own unique perspective.$80.00 – $675.00$80.00 – $675.00
ProgramsThrough the CSW program you will gain access to the herbal medicines necessary to encourage foundational wellness as well as the herbal education component designed to provide the tools needed to create the medicines yourself all within a sustainable, local, seasonal approach using the highest quality herbs, tinctures and essential oil products! Four Season 2019 Program is now open for enrolment!$675.00$675.00
ProgramsThrough the CSW program you will gain access to the herbal medicines necessary to encourage foundational wellness as well as the herbal education component designed to provide the tools needed to create the medicines yourself all within a sustainable, local, seasonal approach using the highest quality herbs, tinctures and essential oil product! Enrolment for Single Season Shares are subject to availability. We have limited availability for Seasonal Shares. Please contact us for more information.$225.00$225.00
Programs and Workshops, WorkshopsIn this exciting workshop offered once a year Colleen teaches several fermenting techniques in one-8 hour class. After reviewing the health benefits of Fermentation, participants will be guided through various fermenting techniques in this entirely hands on class. Students will prepare several ferments that will expand their culinary and medicinal application of this preparation technique. Sign up early, this class sells out every year.$75.00 – $95.00$75.00 – $95.00
WorkshopsJoin herbalist Patrick Kooyman as we explore the land around Winlaw, discovering a variety of local, wild medicinal plants, as well as many feral medicinal plants that have been introduced to BC. Test your plant ID skills, and see if you know which of these plants are native, and which have been introduced$20.00$20.00
ProgramsRegistration for the 2019 - 2020 Program will open May 15, 2019. The world of Herbalism is vast and multi-faceted. There are many ways to perceive and observe the magical plant world and all its medicinal offerings. Herbal Modalities such Traditional Chinese Medicine, Ayurveda, Eclectic Herbalism, Traditional Western Herbalism, Plant Spirit Medicine & Folk Herbalism all have amazing wisdom to offer us. The Emery Herbals Holistic Foundations Program gives student Herbalists a place to learn and build a foundation to grow from in both their learning and their community. By first creating a solid understanding of some of these approaches to Herbalism one is able to draw from that mosaic in an effort to study, learn, research and practice plant medicine.$1,600.00$1,600.00
Programs and Workshops, WorkshopsCovering all aspects of Medicine Making including Infusions, Decoctions, Syrups, Creams, Salves, Electuaries, Capsulation, Tablets, Bolus, Oxymels, Acetums and Tinctures, both maceration and percolation. Participants will arrive to receiving a bag full of supplies ready to create medicines and will leave with 15 herbal medicines ready for their home apothecaries. Students who enrol in the complete intensive receive a compressive guide to Medicine Making written by Colleen Emery.$50.00 – $125.00Newly Expanded Format for 2018 - 2019:Already taken the intensive? Students that have completed the intensive are welcome to sign up for individual sections of the program.This class is reserved for the students of the Holistic Herbalism Program Intensive and will open for enrolment to the public upon availability.Please scroll down for dates and times of this year's program.$50.00 – $125.00
Programs, Programs and WorkshopsOur mentorship program has been created through over 15 years of engaging and involving Herbalists of all levels in the organization and development of many of our programs, dispensary offerings, and online opportunities.$175.00$175.00
ProgramsEssential oils are the highly concentrated distillates of certain herbs, woods, barks, flowers and resins and hence demand our respect when we use them for healing. The Art of Aromatherapy: Essential Oil Intensive program is a synergy of science and magic, delivering the valuable information needed to engage with this powerful medicine with ethical and compassionate energy. This program runs for four weekends of instruction for a total teaching time of 50 hours. Ideal for Practitioners who wish to include essential oils in their practice, this class is for anyone who works with essential oils, professionally or for personal use. Included in the cost of the program:$775.00 – $875.00
$775.00 – $875.00
- Spiral bound comprehensive manual
- Student discount for the Botanical Dispensary
- Mentoring session with Colleen Emery
- Use of the Learning and Resource Library
- All supplies including a comprehensive blending kit of 25 essential oils