We at Gathering Thyme are committed to helping you discover your natural ability to care for your health and the health of your family and friends using herbal medicine, aromatherapy and nutrition. Community education and outreach is a big part of our mission. We invite you to check out the short and long-term classes and workshops we have to offer.

We are a non-profit educational school through our fiscal sponsor, MarinLink. Your donation to our 501(c)(3) provides scholarships for low income women in the Bay Area.


Begins 01/08/18    Family Herbalism - a Daytime 6-Month Foundational Herbal Program

Begins 07/15/18    Handcrafted Herbalism
A Fun-Filled Journey into Plant Medicine Six Sundays Beginning July 15th.

Begins 09/2018    Explorations in Traditional Western Herbalism - a 9 Month Comprehensive Program for the Beginning Herbalist -
Register Early... This class always fills in advance!

Begins 10/2018    Beyond the Basics: An Intermediate-Level Study in Western Herbalism


02/21/18    Wake Up in the Qi Field with Micah Malloy
03/10/18    Holistic Animal Care with Cheryl Schwartz, DVM
03/11/18    Practical Pharmacy: The Use of Fats in Pharmacy with Karen Aguiar
03/18/18    Herb Walks: Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area - Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline in Pt. Richmond
03/23-25/18    Wilderness Herbal First Aid Certification Course with Sam Coffman of The Human Path
04/07/18    Herbal Tea Tasting Series, Class 1: Herbs for the Heart
05/05/18    Herbal Tea Tasting Series, Class 2: Herbs for the Nervous System
05/06/18    Herbs for Sleep & Nurturing Dreamtime with Judy Lieblein
05/18/20    Herb Walks: Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area - Lands End Trail in San Francisco
06/02/18    Herbal Tea Tasting Series, Class 3: Herbs for Digestion
06/10/18    Herb Walks: Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area - Sky Trail, Pt. Reyes
08/11/18    Herbal Tea Tasting Series, Class 4: Herbs for Liver Love
Date TBD    The Wisdom of Mugwort Judy Lieblein


04/20/18    Three-Day Herbal Camping Trip to Pinnacles National Park
06/28/18    Four-Day Herbal Camping Trip to the Sierra Mountains