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Herbalism Workshop: The Power of Herbal Oils

August 3 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Flyer for upcoming program, The Power of Herbal Oils Workshop. This hands-on workshop will be taking place in the Community Room on Saturday August 3rd from 11:30am-1:30pm. The cost of admission is $55 for the general public and $44 for community, members, and volunteers. Scholarships are available; applications will be accepted through July 27th at 9am.


Join herbalist Britni Austin for an introduction to making herbal-infused oils! This hybrid class will consist of a lecture followed by a hands-on component! Participants will learn about the physical and spiritual properties of 3 + herbs that can support our largest organ (our skin) and leave with their own herbal-infused oil.

This program will take place on Saturday, August 3rd, at Garfield Park Conservatory in the Community Room from 11:30am-1:30pm. Reservations to visit the Conservatory following the workshop are included with registration.

$55.00 – General Admission

$44.00 – Community/Members/Volunteers

Scholarships are available! Please fill out this Scholarship Application (link opens in a new tab) or contact Bendi Qian at for more information. The due date to apply for a scholarship is Saturday, July 27th at 9:00am CST.

Registration ends Tuesday, July 30th at 9:00am CST.

*Participants must be 21+*


Masking at this event is highly encouraged, and masks will be provided at the program. Please read our updated Covid-19 protocols (link opens in a new tab). We will have an air purifier in the room and a door open (pending weather) for greater air circulation.

Accommodation: When you register for this workshop, you will be asked to provide any accommodations requests. If you have any questions or would like to request an additional accommodation, please contact at least 72 hours prior to the event start.


About Britni:

Britni Austin (she/her) is an herbalist and lover of all things science and herbs. Britni’s passions include educating people on the plethora of ways herbs can be worked into your daily routine. Britni’s business, her[b]otanicals (pronounced herb botanicals) centralizes bioregional herbalism; where she encourages a lens that centers land and plant allies that grow near you to support a sustainable impact and reverence for the plants through radical ease. Some of her practices include making small batch herbal remedies and teaching workshops.


Her[b]otanicals Disclaimer:

The facilitator is not a medical doctor and will not offer medical treatment for health concerns. The information shared at this event is not to be taken as medical advice. The information and products offered in this class are not intended to treat, cure, or prevent any illness or disease nor replace any medications. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, consult with your physician for diagnosis or treatment.

Statements made regarding herbal and natural products have not been evaluated by the US Food and Drug Administration, because the FDA does not evaluate or test herbs. The information shared in this class has not been evaluated by the US Food and Drug Administration, nor has it gone through the rigorous double-blind studies required before a particular product can be deemed truly beneficial or potentially dangerous and prescribed in the treatment of any condition or disease. As an event participant, you agree to engage with herbs and natural products mindfully and as instructed. You understand that before using any herbal or natural product, you should consult my physician or health care provider about how herbs might interact with pre-existing health conditions and/or medications. Britni Austin of her[b]otanicals and/or its proprietors assume no liability for any injury, illness or adverse effects caused by the misuse and/or use of the information or products presented at the event. Use herbs as per instructions and always watch for any allergic reactions.


Refunds: For all fee-based programs and tours, we are able to provide full refunds up to two weeks prior to the program date. Within two weeks, we can offer a credit for a future class, or a refund in the event that we have a waitlist for the program and we can fill your spot.


August 3
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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