Classes & Workshops

You can attend any class without prior experience.  Classes range 20.00-30.00 (per person) unless otherwise stated. Space is limited.  You must register in advance for a class no later than 3 days before.   Register through the links on this page or e-mail prairiemagic@gmail.com.  Directions provided to  class upon registration.

Classes in Topeka ( classes held in Kansas City, Lawrence, and Manhattan will be noted)

Enchanting Elder:Make & Learn        August 18th Sunday 1-3pm in Topeka

Spend an afternoon with Elder, guardian of the garden, called in Gypsy lore as t'he healingest tree' and medicine chest of the people’. We will share elder's lore and stories, her enchantments, her medicinal uses and we will make elderberry syrup and demo elderberry gummies. Recipes too.

 

CBD: Be Informed Facts & Fiction       August 25th,  Sunday 1-3pm in Topeka

CBD oil is the new cure for everything and everyone and their brother want to sell you some. We will dispel some of the common myths in the vernacular surrounding CBD and the processes for making it and give you an informed knowledge base to choose this medicine if is right for you.
We will discuss cannabinoids such as CBD,CBC,CBG, and terpenes and some basics. How the plants are grown/Sourcing, Quality, Methods of Extraction, Testing all are important step towards good quality medicine making, others or yours. We will also talk about various products on the market, what is the best form,dose,etc for a few specific issues.

 Herbal Antibiotics                                                   Nov. 23rd, 11am-1pm Fee: 32.00
 in Manhattan  UFM 1221 Thurston

The overuse of antibiotics in medicine and agriculture has led to a crisis of antibiotic-resistant infectious diseases. Antibiotics are also radical remedies with side effects not gentle on your system. Learn about antibiotic resistance, herbal antibiotic options, proper dosages, potential side effects, and possible contraindications. Knowledge can also help you in a post-disaster situation and limited to no access to pharmaceutical medicines.

 Enroll through UFM (785) 539.8763 

Herbal Antivirals                     Nov. 23rd, 2:30-4:30pm   Fee:20.00 (21.00 through Paypal)

in Manhattan. 1425 Collins Ln.

Gain an understanding of viruses, how they mutate and become resistant, and the infections they cause. Learn about herbal antivirals, preparations, recommended dosages, contraindications. Discussion to include, Influenza, respiratory viruses, mosquito borne viruses (encephalitis, West Nile, Zika), tick borne virus, herpes simplex, shingles, GI tract viruses,etc. Knowledge can also help you in a pandemic or emergency situation and limited to no access to pharmaceutical medicines.


 You need to pre-register through prairiemagic@gmail.com