2018

Thursday, March 15

 Wild Edibles
Appalachian Audubon Society
Many people don’t realize that they are ​surrounded by hundreds of wild edible plants. From vacant fields to backyards and woodlands, nature provides an abundance of plants that are food for humans. Educator, licensed nutritionist, and wild edibles expert Debbie Naha will discuss plant identification, safety, look-alike plants, sustainable harvesting and nutrition. Join her to learn about the wild edible plants of our area and take home a wild recipe or two!
Socializing and refreshments at 7:00 pm, program begins at 7:30 pm.
Open to the public
Christ Presbyterian Church
421 Deerfield Road
Camp Hill, PA
http://www.appalachianaudubon.org/ 

Monday, April 16

 Foraging Talk
Berks County Agriculture Center
1238 County Welfare Rd in Leesport, PA
7pm
http://berkshortclub.org/events.htm 

Wednesday, June 6

Wild Edible Plants of Pennsylvania 

Part of the 27th Annual Native Plants Conference at Millersville University
3:00 - 4:30pm

Location: Student Memorial Center at Millersville University
Millersville, PA
Continuing education credits available.

Information: Email  brister@bhwp.org   OR nativeplantconference@gmail.com
http://www.millersvillenativeplants.org/

Saturday, June 9

Native Wild Edibles
Part of the 27th Annual Native Plants in the Landscape Conference at Millersville
9am – 10am
Location: Student Memorial Center at Millersville University
Millersville, PA

Continuing education credits available to participants.

Information: Email Wendy (Conference Coordinator) at brister@bhwp.org OR Sandy (Registration) at nativeplantconference@gmail.com
http://www.millersvillenativeplants.org/


Saturday, June 9

 Picnic on the Preserve
Wild Edibles program includes a PowerPoint slide show, followed by a foraging walk.

We return inside for a wild edibles cooking demo.

Part of a day-long event.
2:30 - 3:30 pm
For information contact Lydia Martin, Director of Education 
lmartin@lancasterconservancy.org
717-392-7891 Ext. 215



Sunday, June 24

Wild Edible Plants
Program includes outdoor plant identification walk.
The Rentschler Arboretum
200 Arboretum Road
Bernville, PA
Time: 1:00 pm 

Saturday, July 21

Wild Edible Plants Walk
Public - Hosted by Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Warren County
Are you an aspiring survivalist, homesteader, or someone who likes to cook or taste new things? There are so many overlooked edibles growing around us!  Learn what is safe to consume, how to identify, responsibly harvest, and prepare wild edible plants. PowerPoint presentation will be followed by a wild tea tasting and identification walk. Don't miss out on this unique and educational event! 
Location: RCE Office, Wayne Dumont Administration Building
165 County Route 519 South
Belvidere, NJ
2:00 - 3:30 pm

Must pre-register by 7/13 $20 pp.  Space is limited. Please call 908-475-6507 or email lwaclawski@co.warren.nj.us to register or for more information.
https://www.facebook.com/events/456624758087552/


Saturday August 11

 Wild Edible Plants

Greenwood Furnace State Park
A yearly tradition! 
15795 Greenwood Road
Huntingdon, PA
814-667-1800
E-mail: greenwoodfurnacesp@pa.gov
http://www.dcnr.pa.gov/StateParks/FindAPark/GreenwoodFurnaceStatePark/Pages/default.aspx

Sunday, September 23

 Wild Edibles at Nolde
Join Debbie Naha for an indoor presentation on wild edibles, followed by a walk in the woods to see what could be on the dinner table.  Learn about some of the common "weeds" right in your own backyard that you could be enjoying.
Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center
2910 New Holland Road, Reading, PA 19607
1:00 - 2:30 pm
610-796-3699