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Fox Haven Foragers: Level 1 (Session 2) SOLD OUT

February 27, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Join us for the sixth year of Fox Haven Foragers. In this Level 1 series, we’ll visit some common favorites like milkweed, goldenrod, cattail and elderberry. We’ll also introduce some seasonal species to our forage like witch hazel, Paw Paw, sumac, and aronia.

Fermenting blackberry leaves for tea, hunting for edible mushrooms, plucking ripe Paw Paw, cooking up cattail, propagating and stewarding wild species and so much more will be explored this year! Each Foragers class will include plant ID, foraging, and processing the season’s bounty with local guides from diverse backgrounds and skill-sets.

Class runs from 1 pm to 4 pm on the second Saturday of each month from February through November. The first 2 hours of class will be held in the field, gathering plants and learning botany skills. The last hour is spent processing and preparing the harvest into a tasty meal or a take-home medicinal.


2/13: Ethics of Foraging and Elderberry Propagation with Lacey Walker

3/13: Willow, Witch Hazel and Walnut with Taylor Roman

4/10: Spring Mushroom Foray with Jared Urchek (Field Trip)*

5/8: Friends and Foes Plants with Lacey Walker

6/12: Cattail and Milkweed with Nick Spero

7/10: Fermented Blackberry Tea Leaves & Botanical Soda with Lacey Walker

8/14: Herbal First Aid with Katelyn Jarkowiec

9/11: Paw Paw Haul with Taylor Roman

10/9: Fall Mushroom Foray with Sam Feld (Field Trip)*

11/13: Seed Saving & Propagation with Lacey

*Some classes will be held at a location outside of Fox Haven

Whole Series Cost: $380.00

Looking for more opportunities to learn about foraging? Check out Level 2 Foragers: Advanced Land Stewardship & Reciprocity


Fox Haven Organic Farm & Learning Center
3630 Poffenberger Rd.
Jefferson, MD 21755 United States

About LandBack Tax
From 2022 onward, Fox Haven will donate $2 from each event ticket to the Kikeokan Foundation to pay LandBack tax, acknowledging our access to stolen Indigenous land. The Kikeokan Foundation is an Indigenous-led initiative working to restore ancestral land and sovereignty to the Piscataway and other Indigenous communities of the Chesapeake.


Weather Policy
If inclement weather is predicted ahead of an event, you will be notified 48 hours before the event date about any cancellation or rescheduling. Otherwise, the event is presumed to take place rain or shine. An alternative venue may be arranged if shelter is required. Please note that refunds are not provided for postponed events or no-shows. However, if Fox Haven cancels, a full refund will be issued.

COVID Protocol

Please do not come to class if you are feeling ill or have been exposed to others who are sick. Email to discuss your absence. Masks are optional during all events. If diagnosed with COVID within 5 days post-class, please notify us so that we can inform participants about possible exposure.



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