06/05 Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Illinois Valley

Instructors: Erin McKinsey & Lauren Kemple
Date: 06/05, 9:30 AM-4:30 PM
Location: SFI
Tuition: $70 (includes materials fee)



Expand your foraging knowledge and explore the local flora of the Illinois Valley! Learn basic botany and plant identification skills, types of useful plants in the area and how to ethically harvest them, as well as various extraction and medicine making methods. Finally we’ll try our hand at making tinctures with plant material gathered during our explorations in the field. Ages 12 and up welcome!

*Covid-19 protocols in place. Masks required for all in person courses.