Admission: $25 per person
Meeting Place: Visitor Center
“Healing Unguents, Oils, and Emollients” is a 5 1/2 hour workshop in which participants will explore common 19th century remedies and herbal medicines that were available locally and compounded in the home. Winter weather is hard on the skin, causing dryness and painful cracking of the skin. Joints hurt in the winter time. You will discover how healing oils and emollients can help in making your skin and joints healthier and happier in the wintertime. Each participant will make and take home samples of these historic remedies!
Advance registration is required. Participants must be 18 years and older.Registration must be received no later than 3 p.m. on Thursday, February 15,2018. Lunch is on your own. (There are several eating places just 4 miles away in Newport.)