Calendar

Seasonal offerings include educational wild food and herbalism classes, plant and mushroom interpretive walks, multi-course wild food dining experiences and destination foraging adventures.

Homeschool and private programs available by request. Contact me directly at jess@jstarwood.com to set up a memorable adventure.


October 2021

Wildcrafted Herbalism: Making Medicine: Teas, Tinctures, Extracts, Preservation of Herbs
(Part 2 of 3 Herbalism Series)

October 9, 2021
10am-1pm
Ventura County, CA

Learn how to make herbal extracts using water, alcohol, oil, vinegar for a variety of healing purposes. All materials and herbs included.
To Register; $65 Venmo to @theforesttable with your email address in the comments.


November 2021

Wildcrafted Herbalism: Topical Treatments
(Part 3 of 3 Herbalism Series)

November 20, 2021
10am-1pm
Ventura County, CA

Learn how to make topical herbal extracts for a variety of healing and self-care purposes. All materials and herbs included.
To Register; $65 Venmo to @theforesttable with your email address in the comments.


December 2021

Mushroom Extracts: Utilizing Flavor and Function of Fungi

December 14
Virtual Presentation

Details coming soon.


March 2022

The Wild Path: Wild Foods
Semi-Virtual 3 Month Immersive Program

Virtual & In-Person in the Los Angeles/Ventura County, California area

March 2, 2022 —May 28, 2022
Virtual class held Wednesday evenings with field trips and in person workshops on Saturdays once a month. Visit the website for detailed course descriptions.

REGISTRATIONS FOR SPRING 2022 OPEN DECEMBER 1, 2021

Private Events


If you are interested in a private class, workshop, interpretive plant walk or hike, wild food and drink tasting or private dinner, please contact me directly for details. jess@jstarwood.com

I am also currently considering event collaborations and teaching opportunities for 2022.