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    Posted October 10, 2018

    Aldo Leopold Education Project Training

    Gather at Fox Haven Farm & Learning Center for a day of hands-on training using the Aldo Leopold Education Project’s Land Ethic curriculum.  Naturalists, farm-based educators, schoolhouse teachers, outdoor educators and the curious minded folks are all welcome.  Bring a journal, bag lunch, water bottle, and dress for the weather.  Light snacks will be provided….

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    Posted July 31, 2018

    Wild Foraging for Solutions to Stress

    The height of summer offers us many medicinally potent botanicals and is the perfect time to gather and prepare them for the fallow months and the hectic times of life. Join us in a search for plants that ease stress, strengthen the immune system and calm the nerves. Together you’ll craft an infused cordial or…

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    Foraging with Youth: Jewelweed Salves & Plantain Poultices

    Join us at the Fox Haven Farm and in the woods to wild forage! This 4 hour class will include a nature walk to ID and harvest plants, time for a picnic lunch, and a led experience in processing and using the collected plants. Please prepare youth with forest-appropriate and weather-appropriate clothing, a bagged lunch…

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    Posted January 24, 2018

    Youth Foraging Series at Fox Haven

    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…

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    Posted January 24, 2018

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

    What’s your farm or environmental center’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! Engage in a farm lesson, observation, discussion, writing, and practice telling your farm’s story to spread the word and…

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    Landscape for Life Course with Nan McCarry at Fox Haven Organic Farm

    Transform your home, school and public landscapes into healthy refuges that benefit birds, pollinators, wildlife, the community and waterways.  This three week course will teach you how to build soil, harvest rainwater, encourage diverse and abundant plantings and plan a garden that supports life.  Held on 3 Saturdays from 10-2:30.  Click here for more info: http://bit.ly/2AU9ovA

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    Fox Haven’s Food & Medicine Foragers Series

    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 11am to 3 pm. For the first 2-3 hours class will be held in the field, gathering plants and learning botany skills. After a quick picnic lunch the last hour is…

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    Consciousness, Communication & Change

     Click here for more info and to register: http://bit.ly/2lPyQga   Join Cassi Vieten at Fox Haven for an empowering experience that brings together the best of social, cognitive, and neuroscience to boost your effectiveness in building a more sustainable world.  Activists, lobbyists, grant-seekers, changemakers, this is for you!

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    Posted October 30, 2017

    Botany for Beginners!

    Botany is the language we use to understand plants.  Join Kerry Wixted, Education & Outreach Specialist with MD DNR for an afternoon of wonder!  1:00-4:00 in the Dairy Parlor at Fox Haven.  Come early, bring a lunch, take a walk prior to the class if you wish.  $10  What a deal!  Here’s the link to…

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    Foraging for Spring Secrets

    Spring is the time of year when we go searching for the early mushrooms – specifically, Morels! These delicious yet fickle mushrooms are highly responsive to temperature and moisture, which means they may be out in force or they may be few and far between. Such is the lay of the foragers land.  We will…

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