Junior Herbalist Club

What is the Junior Herbalist Club?

Junior Herbalist Club (JHC) is a 2-year extracurricular course for children (aged 7-12) which runs for 90 minutes, once a month, for 10 months of the year. The aim of JHC is to help children learn about the healing plants around them in a safe and supervised environment. The children are taken on a journey of discovery, engaging all their senses with playful practical skills.

 

The aim of JHC is to let children learn about the healing and medicinal plants all around them in a safe and supervised environment and is proudly supported by the Naturopaths & Herbalists Association of Australia (NHAA).

What does the course include?

•Identification of common herbs growing all around

•Safety – which herbs are safe to use and which are poisonous

•Folklore – taught through stories and songs

•How to grow and harvest herbs

•Medicinal uses of common herbs

•How to use a variety of common herbs for first aid

•How to make a variety of herbal preparations to keep and take home

•Respect for all plants and their environment

Who can enrol?

Suitable for children from ages 7 and over. Each month we will be learning about the medicinal uses of plants, stories, songs, growing, harvesting, and making something to take home – lavender bags, lip balms, bath bombs, lotions, potions and much more!!

 

SPECIAL OFFER!!!

Sign up a friend before Feb 3rd, 2024, and get a 10% discount on the total course fee!

For more information and to book your child’s place, contact Andra Oana