Purearth Organics

Classes

Did you know:

  • All classes are SCENT FREE. We do have customers that have reactions/allergies to perfume, cologne, etc.
  • You can register and pay online for our classes (for yourself and several other people, you'll be asked for each attendee contact info when you check out) — simply click on the Details, Registration & Payment button for each class.
  • We have a NO REFUND POLICY for our classes.  We have to give numbers to our teachers for purchasing food and planning but you may give your spot to someone else.
  • You can  suggest new classes or request repeats, simply use the form at the bottom of the page.
  • Please check the FAQ page for any other questions you may have.

Here are the classes we have coming up:

Restoratives and Adaptogens

with Yarrow Willard (Herbal Jedi) of Harmonic Arts

Apr 18, 2020, 06:30 pm to 09:30 pm

Last day to register: Apr 18, 2020

Modern life is filled with opportunities for stress, overwhelm and burnout. We are living in an overstimulated time, where our endocrine and nervous systems are working at full capacity just to maintain homeostasis. If we are looking to thrive in this environment, it is important to nourish our key body systems with restorative tonics and adaptogens. In this 3 hour workshop, join Clinical Herbalist Yarrow Willard in learning the benefits of many of the world's top adaptogenic herbs and mushrooms. Learn how and when to work with them, plus a variety of ways to add them to food, drinks and craft up your own personal pac man power pills.

In this mini intensive you will learn:
Why restorative tonics are important in the modern world
Many of the worlds to adaptogens and their health benefits
How and when to safely work with a therapeutic vs maintenance dose
How to craft up tasty Elixirs and other preparations using herbs and superfoods

23 spots left

$30 Details, Registration & Payment

Herb Class - Grow, Eat and Enjoy!

With Chantel Cooke fromTanglewood Garden and Soap

May 13, 2020, 06:30 pm to 08:30 pm

Last day to register: May 13, 2020

Do you love herbs but not sure how to use them? Come learn about the many tasty, healthful herbal culinary gems, their uses and benefits! Take your dishes from drab to fab 'n fresh! Learn how to grow, harvest, and the many ways to enjoy these herbs. Space is limited.

Includes:

Delicious samples!
Herbal handbook of knowledge and tasty recipes to be enjoyed and cherished for years to come!


Shantel Cooke, owner of Tanglewood Garden & Farm, wellness educator and herbalist is thrilled to be teaching this class of herbal delights! Learn all about savory summer herbs! No experience necessary.  

18 spots left

$35 Details, Registration & Payment

Forage & Feast Herb Walk - with Shantel Cooke of Tanglewood Garden & Farm

Join us as we explore our local ecosystem and discover the edible and medicinal herbs growing locally!

Jun 13, 2020, 01:00 pm to 03:00 pm

Last day to register: Jun 13, 2020

We will meet several herbs and learn how to identify, forage, and integrate these wonderful, beneficial plants, growing right here in the city, into your daily life; learning of their traditional and modern day applications! Make a home remedy from scratch, connect with nature and traditional folk remedies, rekindle the art of foraging, and transform your daily walk into a treasure hunt of medicinal and edible herbs.  

*Please note: We will not be harvesting on this walk. Rather, learning and discussing proper harvesting procedures.

Dress for the weather (rain or shine), wear sturdy shoes for walking off the trail, and bring a teacup.

Feel free to bring a pen and paper for notes.
A camera or your phone for pictures of the plants we talk about.

We’ll meet at the Purearth Organics parking lot, and venture into the river area promptly at 1:00pm.

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Shantel Cooke has been a herbalist for over twenty years.  She lives near Caroline, AB, on her 80 acre Tanglewood organic farm and wild woodland gardens. She has a passion for holistic healing, natural wellness, and facilitating experiences for others that cultivate a love, kinship, and respect for nature and its gifts. After healing her daughter of bone cancer using holistic treatments in 2013, she founded Tanglewood Garden & Farm Soap and Apothecary, to joyously handcraft herbal soap, organic skin care, and premium wellness goods to share with others. She also happily teaches inspiring wellness classes throughout Alberta, in a fun, vibrant, and easy-to-understand style.

22 spots left

$22 Details, Registration & Payment

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