Fire and Frost : Special Weekend Edition – 3/24

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This special weekend edition of Fire and Frost will have youth learning skills like orienteering and navigation, shelter building, cold weather hiking and fire building. Along the way Taylor and Chris will be telling real-life survival stories, encouraging nature exploration, plant ID and leading the group through the early spring landscape. This program is designed for youth ages 7 to … Read More

Amplify Your Story: Farm-Based Education & Non-Profit Development

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What’s your farm’s story? How can Board members help share the story? Any anecdotes in your memory that need some refinement for full impact? Gather for a day of farm-based education story building at Fox Haven Farm & Learning Center! Engage in a farm lesson, observation, discussion, writing, and practice telling your farm’s story to spread the word and build … Read More

Forager’s Ferments – Spring Equinox – March 20th 2018

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  We’ll look to traditional recipes, our own creativity and whatever bounty nature provides us to bring together a ferment to mark the passage of time. Wild soda, vinegars, krauts and sauces! Each solstice or equinox will feature freshly harvested wild or cultivated herbs or edibles to capture the “spirit” of the day. Class fee includes all materials and ingredients, … Read More

Lozenges and Syrups and Apothecary Experimentation: Winter Herbal Series

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Lozenges and Syrups and Apothecary Experimentation – ‪March 17th 1-4pm‬ Elderberries, Spicebush Berries, Rose Hips and Cranberry lay tucked away in wait for when we need them most. We’ll explore lozenges – both sweet and bitter and syrups made from nutritive plants gathered on our farm and spend some time together tasting herbs and classifying them by their actions.   … Read More

Youth Foraging Series: Black Locust Bean Shakers

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Join us once a month for a youth exploration in crafting with seasonal materials found in nature. Youth will learn to make art, instruments, edible and medicinal preparations all while learning how to ID, harvest, steward and protect plant species. Each month will delve into the bounty of the season encouraging youth to experience nature as a continuous, wonderous cycle. … Read More