Upcoming Events

Here at Traditional Roots, our mission to help you learn about herbal medicine. Whether you’re a curious beginner or an advanced medical practitioner, we have exciting events planned with your needs in mind. Come to us for summer events in the Min Zidell Healing Garden, or indoor talks year ’round on the NUNM campus. And we also come to you, offering guided medicinal plant walks in natural spaces around Portland.

Traditional Roots Institute | Herbal Mixology | herbal medicine classes Herbal Mixology

September 28, October 19 + November 16 | 6 – 9 p.m. | Registration is now open!

Back by popular demand! A three-part series focusing on blending botanicals into tasty tonics. Blending the ancient world of botanical medicine with that of the modern bar mixologist, this class develops a flavorful and healing balance between the nasty tasting tinctures of the past and cocktails loaded with sugar at your local bar. The fall series starts with Herbal Root Beers, followed by Bitters, Digestives + Aperitifs and wraps up with Hot Toddies, Mulled Wines + Heated Herbal Spirits. Save by registering for the series! All sessions include lectures, and hands-on projects with recipes and samples to take home.

Fifth Annual Traditional Roots Herbal ConferenceTraditional Roots Institute | Herbal conference | herbal medicine

May 18-20, 2018

Thank you for your love of herbal medicine. We can’t wait to share ours with you! Join us in May for the fifth annual Traditional Roots Herbal Conference, where we will make, taste and touch medicine and talk about the best ways to use herbal medicine in clinical practice. Find out more here.

Traditional Roots Institute | herbal medicine | free herb walk | herbal medicines of Forest ParkForest Park Hikes

A variety of dates, February through November.

Get your Vitamin N (for nature) and meet your plant neighbors. Free monthly herb walks run February through November from 11 a.m. to noon.