Join us for an informal evening of tea and herbal discussion. We will sample a featured tea or blend, and enjoy light refreshment with an herbal twist, spending the hour discussing whatever herbal topics the group is interested in. Tea circle will meet on the third Wednesday of each month starting in September.
This three part series is for beginners who are interested in learning how herbs can become a part of their daily lives. Each month we focus on particular conditions, discuss diet and lifestyle strategies and explore the herbs that can tone and nourish the body. At the end of each class, create a wellness blend […]
This fall we take the guesswork out of making your own herbal beauty care products. Focusing on one product per class, we discuss the importance of each product, how to use it properly and customize a take home version that matches your skin type. Utilizing hands on techniques, you can walk away with the knowledge […]
The Gahanna Herb Group is a 9-month program that focuses on herbs and their uses. Each month participants study one herb in depth, as well as learn hands-on culinary, cultivation or craft techniques. Herbs are studied from botanical, historical, folkloric, and wellness points of view. More advanced hands-on techniques and a field trip will be […]
Over 5 months, participants will study one herb in depth, and learn a core hands-on technique. Herbs studied will be drawn from a foundational list of traditional edible herbs that have extended wellness benefits. This year’s list includes: elder, fennel, ginger, vanilla, and thyme. We will study these herbs from botanical and historic viewpoints, and […]
Join us for our end of the growing season plant swap. Celebrate the success of your garden by trading with fellow gardeners. Categories include but are not limited to hostas, succulents, perennials sun/shade, daylilies, bulbs, and seeds. Drop-off/set-up will start at 2:00p, with the swap starting promptly at 2:30p. This event is free, but please […]
Come celebrate pollinators at the Herb Center with a 2 hour workshop on everything you ever wanted to know about flower-friendly wildlife. For those who just don’t have time to run their own beehives, this workshop will discuss more than just honeybees and butterflies. Learn about the variety of animals that act as pollinators, plants […]