Spring Wild Edible Plant Class at Forest Hill Park – April 10, 2021
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Kids 13 and up welcome to register with an adult attendee.
Come learn over 30 wild edible plants available in Virginia from an experienced forager, Alison Meehan, as seen on PBS!
Alison has over 30 years of experience foraging, making herbal remedies, and learning about the amazing world of plants.
This course is a beginner-friendly course and a required pre-requisite for the harvesting and feasting wild plant courses.
When: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Saturday April 10, 2021
Location: Forest Hill Park, South of the James in Richmond, VA
As Seen on PBS!
Please be patient. Within a few days (I’m away from my computer in the wilderness a lot!), you will receive an e-mail with the course address, gear list, and other instructions!
“Alison was knowledgeable and engaging. She showed us several edible and medicinal plants. She had lots of activities for the students including making a salve, sassafrass, fire starting and making acorn flour. it was a great hands on program.” – Alysia
“What a meaningful and FUN experience—Allison was so knowledgeable and both students and adults learned so much, from how to make homemade salves to foraging for wild plants such as plantain, yarrow, violet, and spice bush. We will be repeat attendees, for sure! Thanks.” – Sarah
“Thank you so much for teaching my son and I about the edible plants! We appreciate your knowledge about which plants are edible and which are poisonous, as well as which ones have look-a-likes. You are enjoyable to be around and easy to learn from!” – Jennifer and Cody
“I recently attended the ‘Wild edible plant course and was blown away by Alison’s and David’s knowledge. It was everything I was hoping for, and then more! I look forward to future courses!” – Tayler
“Thank you for doing this! We really enjoyed it. The kids are searching our yard collecting edibles.” – Sabrina
“I really enjoyed the class yesterday – it was informative and fun! I plan on going to Deep Run and attempting to identify some plants and trees!” – Liz