December 2: Do-It-Yourself Herbal Holiday and Body Care Gifts


Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017

Time: 10:00am-12:30pm

Tickets: $45 for Canterbury Shaker Village Members; $55 for Non-Members. Includes all materials and supplies. Please purchase tickets here.


Save money and your health with great, all-natural bodycare and herbal gifts. We’ll discuss and demonstrate the basic steps for making lip balm, body cream, bath salts & sugars, scrubs, aromatherapy spray, and message oil – then get to make five or your own products to bring home and give as gifts. Find out just how easy it is to make big batches all at once! The holiday season is just beginning; start making gifts now while you have the time and enthusiasm, and create gift baskets to give this year.

Instructor: Maria Noel Groves, RH (AHG) is clinical herbalist who runs Wintergreen Botanicals in Allenstown, NH. She’s a nationally recognized practitioner, registered as a professional herbalist with the American Herbalists Guild, and certified by the Southwest School of Botanical Medicine. Maria believes that good heath grows in nature and focuses on education and empowerment via teaching classes, seeing clients, and writing about herbs. She has more than two decades of experience with plant medicine. She is the author of the critically acclaimed book Body into Balance: An Herbal Guide to Holistic Self Care, adjunct faculty at the Herbal Academy, and she writes for various national publications about herbal medicine. Learn more about Maria and herbs at