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!


Beginning with Herbs Fall Session with Jane Bothwell


January 22 - March 11, 2020

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.9, 2020 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
-Trinidad Head Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020 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

Ageless Health & Beauty with Sarah Grace Powers

3 Simple Steps to Reshape Your Body After 40

Tuesday, February 11

6:30 - 8:30pm

Cost: $20 suggested donation

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-- Discover the three surprising things you need to STOP doing so you can release excess weight.

-- Identify the hidden cause of emotional eating and what to do instead.

-- Learn the #1 strategy to overcome hormonal weight gain

If you’re feeling frustrated because your energy levels are tanking and your body is shifting with each passing year, come learn how to cultivate the natural vitality that is still your birthright.

I believe that we are all 100% valuable and worthy no matter what our body size, yet I also know that we all want to move into these next decades feeling light, strong and energized. It all gets confusing because there’s so much conflicting information out there about what to eat, how to stay healthy, and how to achieve and maintain your natural weight.

We are all different, but there is one thing that is the same for all of us: Healthy choices, sustainable weight loss, and maintaining healthy habits starts on the INSIDE. Spiritual and emotional health comes first.

Join us for this short, informative workshop and discover some answers that work for YOU.

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

Elemental Herbalism with Sophia Laverdiere

5 Tuesday, February 18 - March 17, 2020

7:00 - 8:30pm

Cost: $55/full series, $12/individual class


Learn how to view plants and people based on the 5 elements of the natural world. Join Sophia each week to explore a different element. All ages and people welcome.

Learn how to blend a complimentary tea for yourself based on the elements and apply this knowledge, not just to herbs, but to everyday life. Including seasons, family, disease, etc.

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

Tending Your Ancestors with Michal Mugrage

Tending You Ancestors - Establishing Spiritual Relationship & Beg. Lineage Healing

4 Thursdays February 20 - March 12, 2020

6:30 - 9:00pm

Cost: $125 for the series

**No Previous Experience Necessary**

Come explore practices and sacred ceremony that shifts, heals an clears the ancient burdens and beliefs carried over from the past into your present. Together, supporting each other, we will explore:

-Meeting a compassionate, loving ancestral guardian and guide

-Identifying & supporting the release of ancestral trauma

-Practice a simple but potent ceremony for offering love & healing to 12 generations of ancestors, which creates positive shifts for you and your children and/or future generations

You are the one they have been waiting for!

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