For Adults

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Wild Medicinal and Edible Plant Walk with Guest Instructor: Melissa Morrison

Saturday, August 15; 9-11 AM
Cost: $20 ($12 for Members)
Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [5]
Experience: Interested

Do you want to forage wild food and medicine but do not know where to begin? Start here! These monthly weed walk offerings will give you a good start in learning what you can use for better health and healing. Plant habitat, basic plant ID, sustainable harvesting, and recipe tips will be enthusiastically covered. Bring a notebook and your taste buds.


Wild Mushroom Walk (Beginner) with Guest Instructor Eric Milligan

Saturday, August 22; 10-12 pm
Saturday, September 12; 10-12 pm
Cost: $30 ($20 Members)
Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [5]
Experience: Interested

The New Hampshire Mushroom Company will guide you along our trails on a search for wild mushrooms. Collect, identify, and learn the distinguishing features of different species. Great for those that are interested in foraging but want reassurance as you get started.


Soapmaking 101*

Saturday, August 29; 9-11 am
Cost: $90 per station for nonmembers ($40 per station for Members)
Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [2]
Experience: Interested

Learn how to safely make your very own soap! We will learn the basics of soapmaking and each participant will take home about 10 bars of seasonally scented soap to enjoy.

*Please note: Accommodations for a safe Soapmaking experience have been made. Please read details in registration link around physical distancing and other guidelines. 


Learn More, Live Better

Seasonal listings are below. To view a full year of programming, click the image Nature Connect 365.

To register for any program in 2020, visit our ONLINE CALENDAR.

Prescott Farm is here to help you connect with nature and the world around you, from our herbal wellness series and Farmhouse Kitchen workshops to gardening and winter snowshoe walks. A number of other hands-on experiential programs for all ages are also offered throughout the year. Let our experienced environmental educators open the doors to the outdoors for you!

 

 

* Members can take advantage of our new pricing, including FREE programming – pay only for guest lecturer or materials fees in other workshops. 

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Locate Us

Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
928 White Oaks Road
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 366-5695
(603) 366-5720 (Fax)

info@prescottfarm.org

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