Foraging Food, Medicine & Folklore Workshop
HALF DAY WORKSHOPS | $35 + HST (ONE 3 HOUR CLASS ON A SATURDAY OR SUNDAY)
This course is happening twice indicate at checkout which dates you will be attending:
Either Sunday, July 7th and/or August 4th, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The ability to identify the plants that grow all around us is quickly becoming a lost art. Keep the tradition alive and spend the day learning to identify those plants that you subconsciously see every day. You might be surprised to learn that these very plants are a valuable source of nutrition or medicine! After a walk through the beautiful Kings Landing Settlement, we will sit back and sip a ‘wild tea’ from a variety of plants we have collected. This course is being offered in both July and August, and the plants discussed will depend on what is in season so they may be two very different walks!
MATERIAL COST: $0.00
Instructor – Adam Weaver
Adam is a wild plant and fungi enthusiast. Having spent over a decade studying the nutritional and medicinal benefits of nature’s bounty, Adam is excited to share his knowledge through interactive ‘wild edible walks’, walking through undetermined locations to discuss known benefits, folklore, history and foraging ethics.
What do I need to bring to the course?
Please check the description above for material fee and additional items to bring. Material fee will need to be in cash to be paid to the instructor the day of the course. Many of these workshops take place outside or at least require walking to the Summer Stage where our events are held. Please dress for the weather, we encourage you to bring along a water bottle and paper bag lunch.
What’s the refund policy?
Attendees can receive full refunds up to 7 days before your events start date. After that, a special request will need to be made to the organizer.
Upon cancellation of the workshops due to low enrollment or extenuating circumstance a refund will be granted, Eventbrite will retain processing fees.
Where is the workshop taking place?
At Kings Landing, on the Summer Stage behind the Hagerman House. Please sign in at the Welcome Center, with your printed ticket, and they will give you a pass into the site and a map with directions. Never been to Kings Landing before? Learn more here.
Will I have access to the Kings Landing park with the purchase of my ticket?
No, if you wish to visit Kings Landing outside of the workshop times you will be required to purchase a pass for more information visit http://kingslanding.nb.ca/hours-and-prices/
Is there food available for purchase on site?
Yes, there is the Axe & Plough Café located in the Welcome Center as well as the Acorn restaurant a short 2-minute drive across the highway from Kings Landing.