Workshops & Events Calendar 2018/19

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Discover over 20 inspiring independent workshops for you, your friends & family.  Explore, be amazed by, and make use of the plants around you for health, medicine and for the mind.

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Make your own safe and effective plant medicines including first-aid kits to treat common ailments for you and your family.  Whether its a two hour talk, a half or full day or our 10-day Foundation in Plant Medicine – demystify  herbal medicine by joining a workshop at the physic garden.

Unwind in the North’s best kept secret garden Enjoy the benefits of the tranquil physic garden in immersive experiences like creative writing, macro-photography, art, yoga, star-gazing and children love the fascinating tales and scavenger hunts on four seasonal Kid’s Potion Clubs in April, May, July & August.

PARKING Our regular visitor carpark is small – if you’re coming to a workshop or event please park in our Top-up Car Park (directions) and enjoy the 500 yd walk along lane to the Physic Garden entrance – thank you!

PLACES TO STAY  There are a number of nearby B&Bs – one just across the lane – in Corbridge & Hexham and Air BnB. Visit Northumberland have more places to stay including hotels, cottages & bothies or camping barns & hostels – see Your Northumberland for other camping, caravan sites, glamping & wigwams.

TO BOOK Please use the individual contacts in the course details below. If you have any questions, please feel free to get in touch.

WORKSHOP & EVENTS ARE LISTED BY THE MONTH BELOW All events & workshops run independently and do not necessarily reflect the views of Dilston Physic Garden. *Workshops marked with an asterisk are Optional Course choices for the Foundation in Plant Medicine and they can also be taken on completion of the Foundation to deepen knowledge in that subject.