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Wild Edibles with Guest Elizabeth Sangree

When: 
Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: 
Goodwin Forest Conservation Education Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Outdoor Recreation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Throughout history, humans have relied on the natural landscape to provide healthful sustenance. Though we are no longer hunter-gatherers, learning about the free wild edible and medicinal plants all around us can be incredibly enriching and wonderful in helping us feel linked to the past. Beyond that, learning about using plants as food is an incredible opportunity to understand the bounty and beauty of our local landscape. Come join naturalist Elizabeth Sangree to learn all about the wild edible and medicinal plants that grow all over the Goodwin property!

Inclement Weather: 
inclement weather cancels
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Beth Rhines
(860) 455-9534

This free event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Education Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.