Medicinal Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest
DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED
Time: 10 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Anna Sitkoff
In regards to everyone’s safety and comfort, and acting according to the advisement of the CDC and Seattle Public Health, all workshops will be suspended until May. We will be rescheduling this workshop and will give notice of the new date. Thank you for understanding.
Explore medicinal mushrooms on multiple levels through the eye of ethnomycology, biochemistry, pharmacognosy, and the most current research. This class will cover mushroom identification of local medicinal mushrooms, the collection season, and an in-depth constituent analysis and the relationship between these constituents and the human system.
Students will take home a wealth of valuable information and a Medicinal Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest descriptive chart complete with pictures and habitat, known constituents, therapeutic actions, and energetics! Anna has a wealth of knowledge about mushrooms and their constituents. Don’t miss this workshop!
What to bring:
Notebook, snack, water
Anna Sitkoff is currently a student of Naturopathic Medicine at Bastyr University and will graduate with an ND this year. Prior to beginning these studies, she was trained in the field of nutritions sciences. Above all, she is a student of nature and has an undying passion for botanical and mycological medicine. Anna is an advocate of using the medicinal and edible plants and mushroom that grow were we grow. She continues to study the local medicinal mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest intimately, and it is her desire to teach others of their strong medicine, as well and the most beneficial ways to extract and ingest this medicine. Anna is an avid researcher and she is passionately interested in merging ethnomycological uses, current research, and her own experiences in her teaching.
Location: Phinney Neighborhood Center. Registration MUST be made in advance. Walk ins not allowed as we bring supplies for only those who are registered. Thank you for understanding.
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