Fox Haven Food and Medicine Foragers Series: Forest Finds – Frederick Watershed

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Mycologist, wine-maker and herbalist Jared Urchek is no stranger to the forest and his expertise spans a wide range of taxa. Join Jared for this special forage in the Frederick Municipal Watershed* to see what summer bounty lies just off the trail. Plants we may see: blueberries, sassafras, boneset, milkweed, goldenrod, wild grape fruit, turkeytail, reishi, coltsfoot, witch hazel, japanese … Read More

Forager’s Ferments: Summer Solstice – 6/21

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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, foraging … Read More

Youth Foraging Series: Teas and Infused Honey – April 14th 2018

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FOR AGES 4 – 9 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 … Read More