Hemp Fiber Weaving Seminar: Hemp Stalk Decortication

Journey with us on an adventure through the hemp fiber making process in a hands-on, skill-learned Hemp Fiber Weaving Seminar: from Stalk to Spin to Weave. Last year's 2023 hemp stalk harvest is currently "retting" (weathering) in preparation for fiber processing (separating the long fibers from the stalk). On Friday…

Hemp Fiber Weaving Seminar: Fiber Spinning + Weaving

Journey with us on an adventure through the hemp fiber making process in a hands-on, skill-learned Hemp Fiber Weaving Seminar: from Stalk to Spin to Weave. Last year's 2023 hemp stalk harvest is currently "retting" (weathering) in preparation for fiber processing (separating the long fibers from the stalk). On Friday…

Hemp Fiber Weaving Seminar: Silent Auction, Marketplace + Live Music

Journey with us on an adventure through the hemp fiber making process in a hands-on, skill-learned Hemp Fiber Weaving Seminar: from Stalk to Spin to Weave. Last year's 2023 hemp stalk harvest is currently "retting" (weathering) in preparation for fiber processing (separating the long fibers from the stalk). On Friday…

First Friday with Madeline Bechtel

Join us on the Downtown First Friday Art Walk this month with vibrant and gentle works by Madeline Bechtel. We celebrate our artist with snacks, drinks, and even crafts! See you Friday from 6-9pm! Madeline is a local Fort Collins artist and graphic designer working most frequently in illustration, brand…

Herbal Teas and Movement Tools for Healing Trauma (4/6 2pm, Free)

We are excited to offer this special class led by our Laura Cascardi (certified herbalist and founder and director of Equinox Center of Herbal Studies), and Lisa Gasaway (from The Movement Apothecary). In this free offering, we will learn to integrate techniques from yoga, pilates, dance, breath work, and more.…

Poetic Knitting Circle

Knitters are poets and poets are knitters. Gather them up and we'll have ourselves a Poetic Knitting Circle. Bring your needles and your favorite poems for it's National Poetry Month!!

Mayan Cacao Ceremony

Equinox Center of Herbal Studies is honored to offer a traditional Mayan Cacao Ceremony with indigenous Mayan healer, Nana Mimi. Sacred cacao has been used in ceremonies with indigenous Guatemalan peoples since the beginning of time. Come experience an authentic Cacao Ceremony, held by Nana Mimi, an indigenous Mayan healer from Guatemalan. Allow yourself to…

Grow Your Own Spring Greens/Tonics

We are excited to host this special offering, led in partnership with Equinox Center of Herbal Studies, Home Grown Food, Mineral Roots. Join Mineral Roots Nursery, Equinox Center of Herbal Studies, and Home Grown Food for a fun, educational, hands-on greens growing workshop. Participants will learn about nutritious gardening in…

Bienvenidos Nana Mimi! Welcome Celebration

Equinox Center of Herbal Studies is honored to offer traditional womb healings from an indigenous Mayan healer from Guatemala. Nana Mimi will be with us for one week and offering traditional Mayan Womb Massage, Cacao Ceremonies, and selling textiles from her women's collective. Join us for food, drink, and celebration…

First Friday Art Walk with Sarah Bott

Join us for First Friday Art Walk for new artworks by Sarah E. Bott, snacks, drinks, and a welcome celebration for Mayan Indigenous Healer, Nana Mimi. See you at the Equinox Center on Friday.   Sarah says, "Hi, I’m Sarah and I’m an abstract nature artist. My studio work explores…

Traditional Mayan Cacao Ceremony with Guatemalan Healer, Nana Mimi

Equinox Center of Herbal Studies is honored to offer a traditional Mayan Cacao Ceremony with indigenous Mayan healer, Nana Mimi. Sacred cacao has been used in ceremonies with indigenous Guatemalan peoples since the beginning of time. Come experience an authentic Cacao Ceremony, held by Nana Mimi, an indigenous Mayan healer from Guatemalan. Allow yourself to…

Great Mother Herb Walk

Come celebrate our greatest mother-earth- and all of our mothers with a spring time herb walk at Sagrada Botanical Gardens. Learn what herbs are medicinal edible and harvestable for your springtime flow.