Your Centre for Herbal Learning

Tilia is pleased to be able to offer fun and educational classes in many aspects of the herbal culture. Everything from how to make herbal remedies; how to grow or wild harvest plants; to how to make soap and personal care items.

We host great private events from birthday parties (children and adult) to pamper  for bridal or baby showers. We would be also be happy to create a unique event  just for you and your friends.

Upcoming Classes

“Tea & Talk” Series – This month, the Tea & Talk will feature “Traditional Chinese Medicine and Transition from Winter to Spring” with Nicole Weatherby-Elliot on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 10:00 – 11:30 am.  Cost is $10 and includes tea and a herbal treat!

(Interested in this series but can’t attend during the day?  Let us know and if there is enough interest we will schedule this class for evenings as well.)

Relax, Refresh, Revive: Wed. January 30th  6:30 – 8:30 pm

A chance to pamper yourself after all the holiday stress and in the midst of mid-winter blahs.  We’ll be making facial & bath products as well as teas to take home to continue the pamper session!  Cost is $45 + GST. Bring a friend and both of you save 10%.

Special Event – Tea & Scone Day! Saturday, February 9, 2019

Come in on  for Tea & Scone Day!  This is a FREE EVENT to taste some of our fabulous teas and scones made from our mixes while you learn a little about the history of the fine art of “taking tea”.

Two sessions available – 11:00 a.m. to noon or 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Preregistration is appreciated so we make sure we have enough for everyone!

Tea & Talk – Heart and Vascular Health with herbalist Rachel Beck  Wednesday February 27, 2019

In honour of “Heart Month” herbalist Rachel Beck will be talking about ways you can support your cardiovascular system through herbs and nutrition so that you can have a happy, healthy heart!    10:00 – 11:30 am Cost is $10.00 (includes tea & herbal treat).

Soap Making –Date To Be Announced (if you are interested, let us know and we will try and choose a day that works for everyone).

Rachel Beck demonstrates how to make your very own soap bars from scratch.  She explains all the important trouble shooting, provides a kit for you to take home, and best of all she makes it lots of fun!  $49.00 + GST  (includes kit)

Coming in March 2019 – Introduction to Herbalism

In response to all the overwhelming requests we’ve received, Rachel Beck will be offering an exciting four month condensed version of her hugely popular Herbal Practitioner program. This course is designed for the herb enthusiast who wants to learn more in-depth ways to use herbs to help themselves and family & friends overcome common health ailments. It will include hands-on fun making herbal remedies and harvesting plants. This course is done as a 4 month program with classes twice per month lasting 6 hours for each class. Contact us for more information (class size is limited, so contact us soon to get your name on the list!).


You can contact us by phone: 250-428-8866 or email: to register for a class.  We’ll also sign you up right at the store; we’re always happy when you stop in to see us!


“Each day strive to learn something new and you’ll have an amazing life” ~