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Conway, MA 01341 United States

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May 2018

Outdoor Adventure & Wilderness Skills WEEKEND GETAWAY! 2018

May 19 @ 9:00 am - May 20 @ 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$250
fire wilderness skills

GETAWAY from it all! And come back to Nature! Saturday, May 19, & Sunday, May 20, 2018 5 Wilderness Skills Workshops! Great outdoor adventure on Saturday & Sunday in May: Sat, 9:00-12:00, Seeing through the Eyes of Animals (Tracking) (WS 1) Sat, 1:00-4:00, Wild Edibles & Medicinals (WE 1, WS 2) Sat, 6:00-9:00, The Art of Storytelling & Night Navigation (WS 3) Sun, 9:00-12:00, The Art of Fire (WS 4) Sun, 1:00-4:00, Introduction to Wilderness Survival (WS 5) All Workshops are in Conway, MA. If you plan…

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Seeing through the Eyes of Animals (Tracking) 2018

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
tracking wilderness skills frank grindrod

$50/adult, $30/child with adult prepaid (add $10/person if pay dayof) If you plan to attend all 5 Workshops, PREPAY & SAVE 10% Register 2 adults for this Workshop (& prepay $100), and your third person is FREE! REGISTER FOR TRACKING This is the 1st Workshop of our Outdoor Adventure & Wilderness Skills WEEKEND GETAWAY! SEEING THROUGH THE EYES OF ANIMALS (Tracking) Have you ever been in the woods and wonder “who’s been here?” Are you someone looking for professional tracking…

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Forest Walkers–Spring 2018 (4/21 & 5/19)

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Spring Session - 4/21 & 5/19
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$110 - $140

Join Earthwork Programs for a wilderness experience!   Our Forest Walkers program involves various specializations of skills and tiers of advancement. Like the growing of a tree, Forest Walkers adventure begins in the roots, with deep connection to nature, and rises through the trunk and branches as students gain an understanding of various skills. Specializations include: Woodcraft Campcraft Firecraft Cooking Foraging Plant Identification Orienteering Primitive skills Camouflaging Wilderness First-Aid Leadership Team Development Preteens and teens will learn the skills to…

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Wild Edibles Workshop (WE 1, WS 2 ’18)

May 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
wild edibles & medicinals wilderness skills

$50/adult, $30/child with adult (add $10/person if pay day of) If you plan to attend all 5 Workshops, PREPAY & SAVE 10% OR Register 2 adults for this Workshop (& prepay $100), and your third person is FREE! This is the 2nd Workshop of our Outdoor Adventure & Wilderness Skills WEEKEND GETAWAY! WILD EDIBLES CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS Join Frank Grindrod of Earthwork Programs and Lenore Anderson of Natural Vitality for this unique experience and…

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Wild Edibles & Medicinals Workshop (WE 1, WS 2) 2018

May 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
wild edibles & medicinals western ma

$50/adult, $30/child with adult prepaid (add $10/person if pay day of) If you plan to attend all 5 Workshops, PREPAY & SAVE 10% Register 2 adults for this Workshop (& prepay $100), and your third person is FREE! REGISTER FOR WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS This is the 2nd Workshop of our Outdoor Adventure & Wilderness Skills WEEKEND GETAWAY! CLICK TO SEE WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS IMMERSION SERIES SCHEDULE (you don’t have to attend all Workshops in the Series) Join Frank Grindrod…

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Storytelling & Night Navigation (WS 3) 2018

May 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50

$50/adult, $30/child with adult prepaid (add $10/person if pay day of) If you plan to attend all 5 Workshops, PREPAY & SAVE 10% Register 2 adults for this Workshop (& prepay $100), and your third person is FREE! REGISTER FOR STORYTELLING & NAVIGATION This is the 3rd Workshop of our Outdoor Adventure & Wilderness Skills WEEKEND GETAWAY!! THE ART OF STORYTELLING & NIGHT NAVIGATION You'll learn about night navigation while storytelling around the campfire. BE SURE TO REGISTER & PAY…

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The Art of Fire (WS 4) 2018

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
fire frank grindrod wilderness skills

$50/adult, $30/child with adult prepaid (add $10/person if pay day of) If you plan to attend all 5 Workshops, PREPAY & SAVE 10% Register 2 adults for this Workshop (& prepay $100), and your third person is FREE! REGISTER FOR FIRE This is the 4th Workshop of our Outdoor Adventure & Wilderness Skills WEEKEND GETAWAY! THE ART OF FIRE Experience this lost art that we are preserving and sharing with the future generations…see for yourself why this is essential to…

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Introduction to Wilderness Survival (WS 5) 2018

May 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
fire wilderness skills

$50/adult, $30/child with adult prepaid (add $10/person if pay day of) If you plan to attend all 5 Workshops, PREPAY & SAVE 10% Register 2 adults for this Workshop (& prepay $100), and your third person is FREE!  REGISTER FOR INTRO The is the 5th (and last) Workshop of our Outdoor Adventure & Wilderness Skills WEEKEND GETAWAY! INTRODUCTION TO WILDERNESS SURVIVAL Are you a hiker, skier or just walk in the woods with your kids? What do you do if…

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June 2018

Wild Edibles & Medicinals Workshop (WE 2 ’18)

June 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
wild edibles spring

$50/adult/Workshop (add $10/person if pay day of) WILD EDIBLES IMMERSION SERIES (you don't have to attend all Workshops in the Series) Join Frank Grindrod of Earthwork Programs and Lenore Anderson of Natural Vitality for this unique experience and come away with skills in correct identification of wild edibles and medicines you can find right outside your back door. You will learn how and when to harvest by season and in what habitat to seek out your favorite wild edibles. Additionally…

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At Home in the Woods SC 1

June 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until June 29, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
summer camp fire

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 1 Ages 7+ June 25 (Monday) -June 29 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in nature through adventure experiences, wilderness living skills, nature awareness, tracking, communication and community…

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July 2018

Leader-in-Training (LIT) Program 2018

July 2 @ 9:00 am - July 5 @ 3:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$599 - $799

Learning & Practicing Wilderness Skills while Learning How to Peer Mentor NEW for 2018--LIT is an Overnight Program: Monday, July 2-Thursday, July 5 (OVERNIGHT SPECIAL DEAL: REGISTER & prepay for 1 preteen/teen before April 15, and get the 2nd preteen/teen registration at half price!) Leader in Training (LIT) Program offers the opportunity for preteens and teens to practice their wilderness skills as well as learn how to peer mentor. July 2 (Monday)-July 5 (Thursday) OVERNIGHT Monday 9:00 a.m.- Thursday 3:00…

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At Home in the Woods SC 2

July 2 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 6, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
summer camp

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 2 Ages 7+ July 2 (Monday) -July 6 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in nature through adventure experiences, wilderness living skills, nature awareness, tracking, communication and community…

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Wilderness First Aid Training for All 2018

July 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until July 6, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$199
wilderness first aid lit

Ages--Anyone interested in becoming Wilderness First Aid Certified July 5 (Thursday)-July 6 (Friday) 10 am-2 pm both days (total of 8 hours) Conway, MA $199 WILDERNESS FIRST AID TRAINING! For LITs and anyone who is interested in becoming Wilderness First Aid certified are invited to choose this add-on. It will include 8 hours of training on Thursday, July 5 & Friday, July 6, along with the book and a certificate (which is good for 3 years). We need a minimum…

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At Home in the Woods SC 3

July 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 13, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
summer camp shelter

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 3 Ages 7+ July 9 (Monday) -July 13 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in nature through adventure experiences, wilderness living skills, nature awareness, tracking, communication and community…

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Overnight Summer Program 2018

July 16 @ 9:00 am - July 19 @ 3:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$799 - $999

Learning & Practicing Wilderness Skills NEW for 2018--Overnight Summer Program: Monday, July 16-Thursday, July 19 (OVERNIGHT SPECIAL DEAL: REGISTER & prepay for 1 preteen/teen before April 15, and get the 2nd preteen/teen registration at half price!) Monday, July 16, 9:00 am - Thursday, July 19, 3:00 p.m. In Conway, MA For ages 12+ Overnight Programs give your child the opportunity to build self-confidence while away from home. While developing a connection to the outdoors, they'll be able to make amazing…

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At Home in the Woods SC 4

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 20, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
delta summer camp

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 4 Ages 5-7 AND 7+ (This is one of the weeks for the Little Campers--separate group!) July 16 (Monday) -July 20 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in…

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Wild Edibles & Medicinals Workshop (WE 3, WS 2 ’18)

July 22 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
Elderberry Syrup--medicinal

$50/adult, $30/child with adult, prepaid (add $10/person if pay day of) REGISTER FOR WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS Register & prepay for 2 adults for this Workshop, and your third person is FREE! This is the 2nd Workshop of our Berries, Baskets & Brook Trout Weekend of Workshops If you plan to attend all 4 Workshops, PREPAY & SAVE 10% WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS IMMERSION SERIES (you don't have to attend all Workshops in the Series)   Join Frank Grindrod of…

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At Home in the Woods SC 5

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 27, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
making fire bow drill

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 5 Ages 5-7 AND 7+ (This is one of the weeks for the Little Campers--separate group!) July 23 (Monday) -July 27 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in…

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At Home in the Woods SC 6

July 30 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 3, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
summer camp

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 6 Ages 7+ July 30 (Monday) -August 3 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in nature through adventure experiences, wilderness living skills, nature awareness, tracking, communication and community…

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August 2018

Way of the Wilderness Warrior 2018

August 6 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
$425 - $475
martial arts wilderness skills way of the scout

Wilderness Skills and Martial Arts WHO: 10+ year olds who have attended At Home in the Woods or 1 of our seasonal Programs WHERE: Conway, MA WHEN: Monday, August 6-Friday, August 10, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., with an overnight Thursday-Friday! HOW MUCH: $425-475, sliding scale; $200 nonrefundable deposit required. Limited Spots! (10) While attending our At Home in the Woods Summer Programs, your children learn wilderness skills that the "village" does together. In Way of the Wilderness Warrior, your children learn…

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At Home in the Woods SC 7

August 6 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 10, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
summer camp shelter

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 7 Ages 7+ August 6 (Monday) -August 10 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in nature through adventure experiences, wilderness living skills, nature awareness, tracking, communication and community…

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Hunter-Gatherer Summer Camp 2018

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 17, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390

Introduction to hunting and gathering For Preteens & Teens Teens (and mature preteens) can learn the techniques of primitive fishing, including, as time permits: making a fish trap catching fish by hand maybe even creating stone and bone tools They'll learn how to forage for wild edibles: identifying processing preparing; and primitively cooking 'em! Other wilderness crafting may be possible too--making cordage, working on bows, etc. REGISTER FOR HUNTER-GATHERER WHO: Preteens (mature) & Teens WHERE: Conway, MA WHEN: August 13-17, Monday-Friday,…

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At Home in the Woods SC 8

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 17, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
making cordage summer camp

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 8 Ages 5-7 AND 7+ (This is one of the weeks for the Little Campers--separate group!) August 13 (Monday) -August 17 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in…

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At Home in the Woods SC 9

August 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 24, 2018

Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$330 - $390
get kids outdoors

Every Week is a NEW Experience. AT HOME IN THE WOODS SC 9 Ages 5-7 AND 7+ (This is one of the weeks for the Little Campers--separate group!) August 20 (Monday) -August 24 (Friday) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Conway, MA $330-390, sliding scale ($165 non-refundable deposit required upon registration) Earthwork Programs' vision for Summer is to offer experiences that will introduce children to a new awareness of themselves and the natural world around them. We achieve this by immersing them in…

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September 2018

Wild Edibles & Medicinals Workshop (WE 4, WS 2 ’18)

September 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
wild edibles & medicinals roots western MA earthwork programs

$50/adult/Workshop, $30/child with adult (add $10/person if pay day of) This is Workshop 2 of our Wilderness Extravaganza (see schedule below) REGISTER for WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS SPECIAL DEAL: REGISTER 2 ADULTS AND YOUR 3RD PERSON IS FREE!! WILD EDIBLES IMMERSION SERIES (you don't have to attend all Workshops in the Series) Join Frank Grindrod of Earthwork Programs and Lenore Anderson of Natural Vitality for this unique experience and come away with skills in correct identification of wild edibles and medicines…

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October 2018

Wild Edibles & Medicinals Workshop (WE 6 ’18)

October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50
Teagan Crushing Hickory Nuts

$50/adult/Workshop (add $10/person if pay day of) REGISTER FOR WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS WILD EDIBLES IMMERSION SERIES (you don't have to attend all Workshops in the Series) Join Earthwork Programs for this unique experience and come away with skills in correct identification of wild edibles and medicines you can find right outside your back door. THIS MONTH'S FOCUS: Hickory Nuts! You will learn how and when to harvest by season and in what habitat to seek out your favorite wild…

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November 2018

Wild Edibles & Medicinals Workshop (WE 7 ’18)

November 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenhill Center for Outdoor Activities, 1356 Ashfield Road
Conway, MA 01341 United States
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$50

$50/adult/Workshop (add $10/person if pay day of) REGISTER FOR LAST WILD EDIBLES & MEDICINALS OF 2017 WILD EDIBLES IMMERSION SERIES (you don't have to attend all Workshops in the Series) Join Lenore Anderson of Natural Vitality and Frank Grindrod and learn how these amazing acorns under our feet can be such an amazing addition to your health choices and FALL MEALS... are you tired of the same pasta, quinoa, rice, etc? Acorn flour is a "GLUTEN FREE" nutrient dense option that makes…

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