Class Schedule

 Please note: our classes are priced on a sliding scale. Not sure what that means? Visit our FAQ’s page for an explanation. Also check out our Visitor Information page for more info about what to expect during your class. Thanks, and we hope to see you at a class soon!


27Aug2017

Beekeeping 101: What's All the Buzz About?

Meet honeybees, examine active hives, and learn fundamentals of beekeeping!

From 10 am until 3 pm Sunday

17Sep2017

Fermenting the Harvest

Fermenting is a great way to preserve vegetables and supercharge their nutritional value!

From 1 pm until 5 pm Sunday

22Sep2017
24Sep2017

Deerskin to Buckskin: The Art of Hide Tanning

Transform a deer hide into beautiful, strong, velvety-soft buckskin--an amazing fabric that’s perfect for making moccasins, bags, clothing, and more.

From 10 am until 5 pm (all 3 days)

26Sep2017

Fall Colors: Autumn Tree Identification

Enjoy the changing leaves of fall while learning how to identify dozens of trees at a glance!

From 4 pm until 6 pm five consecutive Tuesdays

30Sep2017

Trees and Chainsaws: Their Care and Use

Embrace your inner lumberjack!

From 10 am until 4 pm Saturday

01Oct2017

Intro to Blacksmithing: Ironwork for the Home and Garden

Heat iron 'til it glows, shape it on an anvil, and make cool stuff!

From 10 am until 5 pm Sunday

15Oct2017

Fire by Friction: Create Fire by Rubbing Sticks Together

Learn essential fire skills and how to create fire with the bow drill and hand drill!

From 10 am until 5 pm Sunday

19Nov2017

FREE CLASS: Wilderness Shelter - How to Stay Warm and Dry in the Woods

Knowing how to make and use shelter in the wild could save your life!

From 12 Noon until 4 pm Sunday


Please visit this page again; we’ll be adding a lot more adult classes in the next few weeks!

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Some of our past classes:

Visit our Facebook page to see photos from many of the classes listed below.

Art from the Landscape: Make Pens and Inks

Basic Animal Tracking

Basic Blacksmithing for the Home and Garden

Beekeeping 101: What’s All the Buzz About?

Bow Making: Carve a Wooden Long Bow

Cordage Making with Natural Fibers

Deerskin to Buckskin: the Art of Hide Tanning

Eco-Printing and Dyeing Fabric

Emergency Shelter: How to Build a Debris Hut

Father’s Day Special: Rugged Skills for the Whole Family

Fermented Beverages: Making Honey Wine/Mead and Soda

Primitive Fire Making: Create Fire by Rubbing Sticks Together

Primitive Fishing

Stalking, Movement, and Natural Camouflage

Trees and Chainsaws: Their Care and Use

Wet Felting Wool: Make your own Messenger Bag

Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants

Wilderness First Responder: First Aid for Wilderness Professionals

Wilderness Photography & Awareness

Wilderness Water Collecting and Purifying