Saturday, July 12

 

Explore the wonderful world of wild edible plants.  From dandelions to acorns, the fields and woods are filled with an abundance of edibles. 

This program will cover plant I.D., safe and sustainable harvesting, and incorporating wild plants into culinary dishes.
In addition we'll learn just how good these plants are for us. (Debbie is also a licensed nutritionist.) 
Come out for a fun, inspiring and delicious foraging foray into the woods!

6:30 - 8:30pm

Greenwood Furnace State Park

15795 Greenwood Road

Jackson Township, PA

http://www.apps.dcnr.state.pa.us/Calendar/view_event.asp?CalendarID=36176&Location=List

Wednesday, July 23

 Wild Edibles!  (OPEN ONLY TO REGISTERED CAMPERS) 

Outdoor Week ​(Ages 12-13)  $115 

Get into the wild!  

Discover the natural world while learning skills like building a debris hut, identifying wild edibles,

monitoring turtle populations, fishing, and canoeing on the river. 

​Wildwood Park Day Camp

100 Wildwood Way, Harrisburg, PA

​http://www.wildwoodlake.org/pdf/2014daycampflyer.pdf

Saturday, July 26

Nutrition and Wild Edible Plants

PowerPoint talk followed by a post-program walk to identify local wild edible plants.

1:00 - 2:00

Ned Smith Center Nature and Arts Festival

http://www.nedsmithcenter.org/festival/

Held at the MYO Park

West Pearl Street off Route 147 South

Millersburg, PA

Saturday, August 2

 Wild Edible Plants in the Garden

Take a tour of the Wagner Farm Community Garden and see what wild edibles are growing in and around the gardens!  Taste a few plants and get some recipes to bring home.

Meet at the gazebo in the Community Garden. 

Free.

11:00 

Wagner Farm Arboretum

197 Mountain Avenue

Warren, NJ


Tuesday, August 12

 Wild Edibles! (OPEN ONLY TO REGISTERED CAMPERS)

Merchant and Drovers Summer Archaeological & History Camp.

Participants will learn all about wild edible plants.

Camp runs from August 11 - 15th, from 9-2.  $150. per camper.  

1632 St. Georges Ave.  Rahway, NJ

Call for information - (732) 381-0441

Saturday, August 23

Wild Edibles

11am
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center

247 Southern Blvd.

Chatham, NJ

Ages 12 & Up.

Cost: $3 per person. Registration is required. Please call 973.635.6629

Tuesday, September 23

 Wild Edibles

The Garden Club of Wagner Farm Arboretum.  8pm.  Slideshow and talk.  Private event.

Thursday, October 2

Wild Edibles walk hosted by the Fanwood Environmental Commission.  All are welcome!

5:30 pm

Fanwood Borough Hall

75 North Martine Avenue

Fanwood, NJ

Free.  Call 908-578-7563 for information.

Sunday, October 5

Fall Foraging Walk - Wild Edibles

Take a walk at the beautiful Great Swamp in Chatham, NJ and learn about Fall wild edibles. 

11am – 12pm
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center

247 Southern Blvd. 

Chatham, NJ

Ages 12 & Up.  Cost: $5 per person. Registration is required. Please call 973.635.6629

Saturday, October 11

Lenape Day - Wild Edibles program

Take a guided walk through the Great Swamp and discover how the Lenape people used local plants to meet their needs. 

Additional programs include activities and crafts.  Learn all about Lenape history and culture.   

Noon-4pm
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center

247 Southern Blvd.

Chatham, NJ

Cost: $5 per person ages 3 & Up.  Call 973.635.6629 for information.

Saturday, October 18

Fall Wild Edibles 

Ridgefield Environmental Commission.  Private event.

Sunday, October 26

Wild Edibles

Learn about Fall wild edibles of the Great Swamp.  PowerPoint slide show followed by a trail walk. 

1pm
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center

247 Southern Blvd. 

Chatham, NJ

Ages 12 & Up.  Cost: $5 per person. Registration is required. Please call 973.635.6629