Classes, Workshops, Walks and Retreat Schedules

Susan Evans, Master Gardener & Herbalist teaches a variety of classes and workshops throughout the Denver-Metro area including cooking classes, gardening classes, medicinal herb education, and home & body essentials. Below you will find her current schedule of events. In addition, she is available to facilitate and instruct private lectures, gardening demonstrations, and workshops for groups, businesses or organizations. Public and private classes can be combined or custom-tailored to fit your interests. Other educational opportunities include Wild Herb and Edible Plant Walks, and Workshops & Retreats.

More information is available on the variety of: classes, walks, retreats, and gardening consults Chrysalis Herbs offers.



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Wild Food Feasting & Foraging

July 9, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Edible Wild Foods Gourmet Workshop and Luncheon

Come outdoors and explore the fascinating world of wild edibles, Discover the optimum nutrition and delicious tastes provided by plants you usually weed and throw in the compost pile. We’ll start with an herb walk to identify common tasty plants. Use these plants to create refreshing teas, nutritious salads, savory soups, and delicious additions to pasta, veggies and side dishes. Discover how to locate, identify, harvest, and prepare wild edibles. Enjoy a wild foods lunch which will include refreshing tea, wild foods salad, creamy nettle pesto with Manchego cheese and sun-dried tomato, and a delicious nopales salsa with cojita cheese and chips. We will finish up with lavender and dandelion petal shortbread. Experience the fun, health benefits, and self-reliance of eating on the wild side! Lunch, handout with plant information, resources, and recipes included.


Crested Butte Wildfower Festival


Crested Butte Wildflower Festival
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