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 03/02/18    Adventures in Plant Communication & Earth Stewardship
A 9 Month Journey in Embodying the Intelligence of Nature. Registration Due by February 15th

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


01/10/18    Wake Up in the Qi Field with Micah Malloy
01/13-14/18    Practical Pharmacy: The Art of Percolation with Karen Aguiar
01/20/18    Conscious Menopause Support Group facilitated by Judy Lieblein
02/09/18    Rose Plant Journey with Judy Lieblein
02/10/18    Holistic Veterinary Care with Dr. Cheryl Schwartz
02/17/18    Conscious Menopause with Judy Lieblein
02/18/18    Herb Walks: Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area
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
03/23-25/18    Wilderness Herbal First Aid Certification Course with Sam Coffman of The Human Path
05/18/20    Herb Walks: Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area
06/10/18    Herb Walks: Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area
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