Schedule

Medicines from the Edge 2017
Class & Activity Schedule

~Flow~

5:45 – 6:45 am
Morning Plant Spirit Meditation with Ancel
or Morning Yoga

6:30 – 8:00 am
Breakfast

8:00 am – 12: 15 pm
Morning Sessions

12:30 – 2:00 pm
Lunch

2:00 – 6:15 pm
Afternoon Sessions

6:30 – 8:00 pm
Dinner

8:00 – 10:00 pm
Evening Entertainment

Thursday

11:30 – 12:30 pm

Check In


12:30 – 2:00 pm 

Opening Circle


2:00 – 3:15 pm
Sarah Wu

Permaculture for the 

Herbalist’s Path

3:30 – 4:45 pm

Stephen Brooks

The Passion of 
Collecting Plants

5:00 – 6:15 pm

Luis Poveda

Ethnobotanical Stories

from the Field

 

Friday

8:00 – 10:45 am

Farm Tour with 

Stephen Brooks

8:00 – 9:15 am

Maria Fernanda 
Larraguival

Aroma Sense

9:30 – 10:45 am

Rachel Thomas

Traditional Digestive
Therapies



11:00 – 12:15 pm
Peter Kring

Establishing an
Ethnobotanical Garden

2:00 – 3:15 pm
Maria Jose 
Guerra Araus
Medicine Making

3:30 – 5:00 pm
Plant Walk with 
Sarah Wu

3:30 – 4:45 pm
Heather Campo

Roots, Rhizomes 
& Resins

5:00 – 6:15 pm

Cristina Venegas

Community Medicine in Rural Costa Rica

Saturday

8:00 – 9:45 am

Maria Fernanda Larraguival

Organic Spa at the River


8:00 – 10:45 am
Farm Tour with

Stephen Brooks

8:00 – 9:15 am
Dr. Yashpal Jayne
Overview of 
Entheogenic Medicines

9:30 – 10:45 am

Cristina Venegas 

Psychological Therapy
 in Refugee Camps

11:00 – 12:15 pm
Sarah Wu

Herbal First Aid Kit

2:00 – 3:15 pm
Dr. Esteban Andrejuk

Immuno-Nutrition

3:30 – 5:00 pm

Plant Walk with 
Sarah Wu

3:30 – 4:45 pm
Maria Jose Araus

A Review of Medicines and Poisons

5:00 – 6:15 pm

Luis Poveda

Ethnobotanical Stories
from the Field


Sunday

8:00 – 10:45 am

Plant Walk with 

Stephen Brooks

6:30 – 8:00 am
Early Morning 
Check Out


9:30 – 10:45 am

Brunch


11:00 – 12:00 pm
Closing Circle

12:00 – 2:00 pm

Check Out