Chinese Tea As Medicine Class
Jul
21
1:00 PM13:00
Tea

Chinese Tea As Medicine Class

Join us and learn to use Chinese tea as medicine! :)

Whole Person Embodiment
This class will focus on the various methods to influence the Qi quality of tea as a process of ceremony and embodiment.

While picking the right tea for the occasion is important, so too is the awareness one carries into the experience of serving. This class will explore the skill of finding the parts of ourselves that are truly medicinal. We will learn to uncover these virtuous states of being and then channel them into the service of tea.

All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Whole Person Health
Jul
21
3:00 PM15:00
Tea

Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Whole Person Health

Join us and learn Chinese pulse diagnosis and Chinese tea medicine! :)

Whole Person Health - Dimensional Dynamics
This class will focus on appreciating qualities within the entire person.

Pulse study will focus on the concepts of physiologic depth and width over the entire pulse. We will also review concepts of physiology within individual positions.

We will drink teas that are oriented to the various depths within the human experience. Some teas work more on the level of the body whereas others have an affinity for the mind. Once understood, these principles may be used to access, open, and harmonize the various dimensions of human health.

All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea As Medicine Class
Jul
28
1:00 PM13:00
Tea

Chinese Tea As Medicine Class

Join us and learn to use Chinese tea as medicine! :)

Time: Sunday 7/14 1:00-2:30PM

Cost: $20 Per Class

Space: Six spots 

Whole Person Embodiment
This class will focus on the various methods to influence the Qi quality of tea as a process of ceremony and embodiment.

While picking the right tea for the occasion is important, so too is the awareness one carries into the experience of serving. This class will explore the skill of finding the parts of ourselves that are truly medicinal. We will learn to uncover these virtuous states of being and then channel them into the service of tea.

All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Whole Person Health
Jul
28
3:00 PM15:00
Tea

Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Whole Person Health

Join us and learn Chinese pulse diagnosis and Chinese tea medicine! :)

Whole Person Health - Form & Function

This class will focus on appreciating qualities within the entire person.

Pulse study will focus on the concepts of physiologic waveform over the entire pulse. We will also review concepts of physiology within individual positions.

Tea study will focus around the various methods to influence the Qi quality of tea as a process of ceremony and embodiment. This class will explore the skill of finding the parts of ourselves that are truly medicinal. We will learn to uncover these virtuous states of being and then channel them into the service of tea.

All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Whole Person Health
Jul
14
3:00 PM15:00
Tea

Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Whole Person Health

Join us and learn Chinese pulse diagnosis and Chinese tea medicine! :)

Whole Person Health - Rhythm

This class will focus on appreciating qualities within the entire person.

Pulse study will focus on the concepts of physiologic rhythm over the entire pulse. We will also review concepts of physiology within individual positions.

We will drink teas that are oriented the rhythms of the seasons and of the day. We will learn to assist the person in aligning to these movements with tea.

All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea As Medicine Class
Jul
14
1:00 PM13:00
Tea

Chinese Tea As Medicine Class

Join us and learn to use Chinese tea as medicine! :)

Whole Person Embodiment
This class will focus on the various methods to influence the Qi quality of tea as a process of ceremony and embodiment.

While picking the right tea for the occasion is important, so too is the awareness one carries into the experience of serving. This class will explore the skill of finding the parts of ourselves that are truly medicinal. We will learn to uncover these virtuous states of being and then channel them into the service of tea.

All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Fire & Water
Jun
30
3:00 PM15:00
Tea

Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Fire & Water

Join us and learn Chinese pulse diagnosis and Chinese tea medicine! :)

The Physiology of Fire & Water

This class will explore the concepts of health embodied by the elements of Fire and Water.

Pulse diagnostic study will center around understanding the physiology of the Left and Right Chi positions.

Tea study will focus on the teas that promote the consolidation (strengthening) and transferring (reduction) of the Fire and Water elements. All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea As Medicine Class
Jun
30
1:00 PM13:00
Tea

Chinese Tea As Medicine Class

Join us and learn to use Chinese tea as medicine! :)

The Health of Fire & Water
This class will explore physiology in the elements of Fire and Water.

Class time will be split up into two sections:

1) Identification or “read” on the health of these elements within a person

2) Teas that can reinforce these elements (strengthen) or transfer their energies effectively (reduce)

All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Wood & Fire
Jun
23
3:00 PM15:00
Tea

Chinese Tea & Pulse Class: Wood & Fire

Join us and learn Chinese pulse diagnosis and Chinese tea medicine! :)

The Physiology of Wood & Fire

This class will explore the concepts of health embodied by the elements of Wood and Fire.

Pulse diagnostic study will center around understanding the physiology of the Left Cun and Guan positions.

Tea study will focus on the teas that promote the consolidation (strengthening) and transferring (reduction) of the Wood and Fire elements. All are welcome to join! =)

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Chinese Tea As Medicine Class
Jun
23
1:00 PM13:00
Tea

Chinese Tea As Medicine Class

Join us and learn to use Chinese tea as medicine! :)

The Health of Wood & Fire

This class will explore physiology in the elements of Wood and Fire.

Class time will be split up into two sections:

1) Identification or “read” on the health of these elements within a person

2) Teas that can reinforce these elements (strengthen) or transfer their energies effectively (reduce)

All are welcome to join! =)

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Food Freedom 2: Digestion Explained
May
14
6:30 PM18:30

Food Freedom 2: Digestion Explained

Part 2: Digestion Explained

Nutritionist Karen Davis walks you through the key factors affecting digestion and how what you are eating is contributing to your energy, focus, and overall sense of well-being. Karen’s approach to eating well is not to scold you about all the things you think you are doing wrong but instead to give you tools to help you make the best decisions you can given your personal strengths and limitations.

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Food Freedom 1: Understanding What You're Eating
May
7
6:30 PM18:30

Food Freedom 1: Understanding What You're Eating

Part 1: Food Freedom Basics

In this first part of a 5 part series, Nutritionist Karen Davis, MS, CNS, NTP will lay out the basics of what it means to eat well for your body in the modern world. She will help you to make sense of and to understand the different types of macro nutrients that you might read about or hear on the news. Then she will help you to better understand what you are looking at when you read a nutrition label so that those names and their meanings are more clear. Additionally, Karen will talk about the breakdown of a balanced meal and this isn’t your old-school food pyramid either!

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Vine & Dine
Aug
19
3:00 PM15:00

Vine & Dine

  • Multnomah Arts Center (lower parking lot) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Sample Outstanding Northwest Wines and Bites!

25+ Spectacular Northwest Wineries
Bites from artisan vendors
Free souvenir glass

ENTER RAFFLE TO WIN A "CELLARFULL" OF WINE
Benefits the Multnomah VIllage Bloc's Initiative


$30 General Entry at 3pm
($35 at the door)

$50 VIP Entry at 1pm
($55 at the door)

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Multnomah Days 2018
Aug
18
10:00 AM10:00

Multnomah Days 2018

Every summer Multnomah Village hosts a mighty street fair. With vendors from village business as well as from all over the city, activities for the kids, a parade, and food and music galore, MD2018 is not to be missed. R&B will have a booth selling fine Chinese Tea, All Day Teas, gifts, cards, and more! Stop by the booth or the shop for special savings during this one day event!

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Alchemical Sessions: Sun and Sky
Aug
16
7:30 PM19:30

Alchemical Sessions: Sun and Sky

Please join us for an enchanted evening of sensuous alchemy
as we push ourselves outward to touch the last Yang of Summer

sponsored by Sarairena Wellness and Root & Branch.

Together tea and sound medicine will raise your vibrations, opening pathways to healing the mind, body, and soul. This event is a uniquely transformative experience that will leave you feeling lighter, hopeful, and whole. 

This event is limited to 9 people

Reserve your spot today!

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Tea Fest PDX Afterparty
Jul
21
7:30 PM19:30

Tea Fest PDX Afterparty

Let the Tea Keep Flowing

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Join us at Root & Branch after the Tea Fest PDX excitement for more phenomenal teas and paired small bites. Co-sponsored with Zuo Wang Tea, R&B is excited to host this gathering of people who love good tea. 

We'll have tea for sale, along with some beautiful teaware, and gifts. 


The Menu is Set!

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7:30-8:30

Dong Guo 2018 Sheng Pu'er
Bites:  Stone Fruit Reduction
           Edamame with Ponzu

 

 

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8:30-9:15

Year of the Rooster Shou Pu'er
Bites: Wild Mushroom Tartlett
           Dates with Smoked Salt

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9:15 - 10:00

2018 Red Tea
Bites: Savory Walnut Butter & Sweet Potato
          Almond Rose Cookie

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Mandarin Language Meet-up
Jun
23
5:00 PM17:00

Mandarin Language Meet-up

An all-ages event for anyone interested in learning how to speak Mandarin Chinese. We have teamed up with the Mandarin Learning Center to host a language learning event using the magical vocabulary of Chinese Medicine! Learn about colors, flavors, and temperatures and engage with some exciting kinds of Chinese medicinal plants. We'll have tea and snacks!

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Fire Cupping Demonstration
Jun
1
8:00 PM20:00

Fire Cupping Demonstration

Heard of Cupping before? Maybe you saw the marks on athletes at the last Summer Olympics? Cupping is an ancient healing method used for sore muscles, painful joints, chest congestion, and many other stuck and stagnant conditions. Come by the shop during Multnomah Village's First Friday to see cupping performed live and in person and to learn about how these types of therapies might work for you!

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