Classes & Events

Jane Bothwell teaching

Welcome to our classes and events center. Below you will see our list of current events.

Please drop by Moonrise Herbs on the plaza or call at (707) 822-5296 for updated information on additional classes and/or free talks, and also for more detailed information on the following classes. Class sizes are limited, so register early. The store remains open after class for purchases, so you can get the tools you need to begin (or continue!) your journey to health.

  Here, Jane Bothwell teaches her Beginning With Herbs class.

Look below for our upcoming class and event offerings!


Ageless Health & Vitality: 3 Simple Stes to Reshape your Body After 40

Monday, May 20th

7:00 - 8:30pm

Cost: $20 suggested donation

In this evening workshop with Sarah Grace Powers, Holistic Life Coach, you will discover the 3 surprising things you need to STOP doing so you can release excess weight.  You will learn to identify the hidden cause of emotional eating and what to do instead.  And you will also learn the #1 strategy to overcome hormonal weight gain.


For more info on Sarah or to learn more, visit


**To register, call 707-822-5296 or drop by Moonrise Herbs on the Plaza**

Monthly Talks on Cannabis presented by Pepper Hernandez

1st Tuesday of each month

September - December 2019

6:00 - 8:30pm

Cost: $45 per class (Special discount when you sign up at Moonrise!)

**As part of her Cannabis Therapy Consultant Program, Pepper will be offering these classes at Moonrise on a monthly basis**


Course Integration July-August 2019

Cannabis Healing/ The Endocannabinoid System/ Testing
with guest Speaker Melisa Janigian

Tuesday, September 3rd, 6:30-8:30pm

Epigenetic and Terpenes
with Daniel Hendricks from HendRx Farms
Tuesday, October 1st, 6:30-8:30pm

Cannabis Cultivation 
with Guest Speakers the Grow Sisters

Tuesday, November 5th, 6:30-8:30pm

Cannabis Advanced Medicine Making
with Guest Speaker Chrystal Ortiz

Tuesday, December 3rd, 6:30-8:30pm

**Register Now by calling 707-822-5296 or drop by Moonrise Herbs**

Wicca 101: Fundamentals of Craft Theory & Practice with Braeden C.

13 Sundays, March 24 - June 16

5:30 - 7:00pm

Cost: $195 per person for the full series

An introduction to the philosophy and fundamental concepts of the Craft of the Wise, also known as Wicca. This course is intended for the student of ancient religions and Goddess-worship, as well as for those whose path may lead into a deeper Craft experience.

Topics explored will include:

-Concepts of Deity (Goddess and God)

-Wheel of the Year/Seasonal Celebrations

-Ritual Practice and the Ethics of Magick

-Techniques of Divination

-And much more!!


Braeden C. is an initiated Wiccan priest, teacher, and coven leader with 25 years of experience. He received his 1st degree initiation in 2001 in Albuquerque, NM, where he was also a founding Board member of the Ardantane Pagan School. Also in 2001, Braeden established the Circle of the Rising Star, a teaching coven, in Durango, CO.

**Register Now by calling Braeden at 970-987-2745**

Beginning with Herbs Fall Session with Jane Bothwell


September 18 - November 6, 2019

7:00 - 9:30pm

Cost: $420


This series is an excellent introduction to the world of healing plants for the beginner and those with more experience as well, these classes will guide you through the gentle, healing way of herbs.
Includes field identification, herbal first-aid, demonstration and use of medicinal preparations (salves, tinctures, syrups, pills, etc.), formula making, and more, with lots of “hands-on” activities. We will prepare a number of herbal products and you’ll each have samples to take home.

Meets one evening a week for 8 weeks, and two herb walks:

-Dandelion Herbal Center Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
-Trinidad Head Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Tuition: $420 Includes samples and two herb walks.
To register or learn more, visit or call 707-442-8157