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May 2017
$80

Foraging for Spring Edibles Workshop 2017

May 22 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
Durham area, Grey County, Ontario, Ontario + Google Map

This one-day workshop will focus on learning about some of the many edible plants that are found during the spring.  After a long winter it is the vitamins and minerals contained in these plants that our bodies need and ‘crave’.  It is not ironic, but completely natural that many plants that are the first to sprout and turn green are the ones that we need the most. We will focus on learning from and about these plants directly while gaining…

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June 2017
$80

Edible/Medicinal Foraging Workshop 2017

June 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
Durham, Ontario (Grey County), Durham, Ontario Canada + Google Map

This one-day workshop will focus on learning about some of the many edible & medicinal plants that are found during the spring.  After a long winter it is the vitamins and minerals contained in these plants that our bodies need and ‘crave’. We will focus on learning about many of these plants in our area and gain hands on experience in the process. This workshop will cover how to identify edible, medicinal, and poisonous plants in the field, ethical wild…

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July 2017
$80

Edible and Medicinal Summer Foraging Workshop 2017

July 15 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
Durham, Ontario (Grey County), Durham, Ontario Canada + Google Map

This one-day workshop will focus on learning about some of the many edible & medicinal plants that are found during the summer.  Many plants are entering their prime growth period at this time of year and are ‘ripe’ for harvesting. We will focus on learning about many of these plants in our area and gain hands-on experience in the process. This workshop will cover how to identify edible, medicinal, and poisonous plants in the field, ethical wild crafting and proper…

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Heartwood Gathering 2017

July 21 @ 4:00 am - July 23 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Ganaraska Forest Centre, 10585 Cold Springs Camp Rd
Port Hope and Hope, Ontario L0A Canada
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Join us for a weekend to explore the diverse relationships that humans have with plants. Whether you have an interest in herbal medicine, stewardship, foraging, gardening, craftsmanship, spiritual connection or simply the enjoyment of observing a wildflower; this gathering is for you! This conference aims to bring together people from a multitude of backgrounds who work to preserve, grow, heal with, teach about, or otherwise use plants and plant material. Our goal is that through the cross pollination of our…

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August 2017
$699

The Algonquin Experience Canoe Trip 2017

August 8 @ 9:00 am - August 13 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Algonquin Park, Ontario Canada + Google Map

The world-famous Algonquin Park is home to some of the most beautiful country that Canada has to offer and echoes the call of the wilderness.  It is also home to such wildlife as the moose, eastern wolf, white-tail deer, red fox, otter, beaver, osprey, loon, marten, mink and a plethora of other species. For thousands of years it has also been travelled through by members of the First Nations, early explorers, and fur traders and more recently modern people who…

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$300

Algonquin Weekend Wildlife Tracking Class 2017

August 26 @ 9:00 am - August 27 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Algonquin Park, Ontario Canada + Google Map

One weekend a month we meet with our Tracking Apprentices in a different location in Southern or Central Ontario and guide them in learning about the science and art of wildlife tracking. We are happy to open 1 of these weekends to anyone curious about the program or who just want to spend a weekend tracking with us. Each of these weekends is designed to act as a ‘stand-alone’ tracking workshop. We will be staying in cabins overnight. Dress for…

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September 2017
$275

Utilitarian Uses of Plants Workshop 2017

September 9 @ 9:00 am - September 10 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Durham area, Grey County, Ontario, Ontario + Google Map

This class is one of our Plants Apprenticeship weekends that we open to the public to get a ‘feel’ for the program. It is also designed as a stand-alone class in learning about the utilitarian uses of plants. We look at plants from the perspective of wilderness living skills.  We will spend time learning how to make a minimum of 3 different baskets, cordage/rope making, grass mats, how to harvest and make pitch glue, and many other skills.  It is a…

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