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Apply Today! Family & Clinical Herbalist Training Programs

Posted May 5th, 2016

Now accepting applications for the Year 1 Family & Clinical Herbalist Training Programs. The program runs from Jan-Dec 2017. Applications are due July 1st. Please click on the Training Programs Tab on our website for more information and to download an application. Questions can be sent to

Herbal Medicine Making: Tinctures, Oils, Salves & Creams

Posted May 3rd, 2016

with Heather Irvine, Giving Tree Botanicals
Wednesday, May 11th 6-8 pm
$12/$10 for members

Plant & Seed Swap and Sale

Posted April 19th, 2016

Saturday, May 21st 10am-2pm – Back by popular demand!
All proceeds from the sale go to benefit VCIH’s sliding-scale community herbal clinics.