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
Berks County Agriculture Center
1238 County Welfare Rd in Leesport, PA
Wild Edibles Hike with Debbie Naha
Explore the trails of Marsh Creek as we look for those wild edible plants that are growing all around us.
Join edible plant expert and licensed nutritionist Debbie Naha on this hands-on hike along the White trail. We’ll learn plant identification, foraging safety, look-alike plants, sustainable harvesting, and of course, nutrition.
Note: this is a plant foraging walk, not mushrooms.
There is limited space for this presentation so please register in advance to hold your spot. Young adult and up only please. No Pets.
10:00am to 12:00pm
Marsh Creek State Park
675 Park Road, Downingtown, PA 19335
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.
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
Continuing education credits available to participants.
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
717-392-7891 Ext. 215
Discover the Natural Feast in Your Own Backyard
Program includes outdoor plant identification walk.
The Rentschler Arboretum
200 Arboretum Road
Time: 1:00 pm
Info: Susan Haag and Linda Enders – 610-775-3004 or email@example.com
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
2:00 - 3:30 pm
Ned Smith Nature and Arts Festival - FREE celebration of nature and the arts!
11:00 am Edible Wild Plants: Identification & Preparation
2:00 pm Plant Identification Walk
Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art
176 Water Company Rd.
Saturday, August 11
Greenwood Furnace State Park
Wild Edible Plants
A yearly tradition!
15795 Greenwood Road
Wild Edibles of Locust Lake State Park
Debbie Naha is a licensed nutritionist and an expert in wild edible plants.
Debbie will lead us on a foraging walk and discuss the edible plants of our area.
With a degree in Biology, as well as a Master's in Nutrition from New York University, Debbie presents a unique approach to appreciating wild plants.
Locust Lake State Park
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
Wild Edible Plants of PA
Cumberland-Dauphin Herb Society
Join expert forager Debbie Naha for a free slideshow presentation.
Tree of Life Church
1492 Linglestown Rd.
Harrisburg, PA 17110