Spring Workshops

Join us in person for one or all of our in-depth workshops in the spring of 2021. Or join any workshop virtually for as much of the day as possible via Google Meet for $50. All online and in-person participants will receive perpetual access to workshop recording.

Hiker Reading Old School Map - Artowrk by Joanna Powell ColbertSaturday, April 10, 2021: Backcountry Navigation & Leadership workshop with Kim & Chris Chisholm from 9:30-12:30 for $65, with option of additional $35 from 1:30-4:30 for hands-on risk management, emergency first aid, and navigation challenges.

Saturday, April 17, 2021: Wilderness Survival Skills workshop with Kim & Chris Chisholm from 9:30-12:30 for $65 including choice of fire steel or other essential item you’re missing, with option of additional $35 from 1:30-4:30 for hands-on fire and shelter making, as well as cattail and nettle processing for cordage and food. $5 off morning session per additional family member.

Guardian of the Fire by Joanna Powell ColbertSaturday, April 24, 2021: Bow Drill, Hand Drill & Fire-by-Friction workshop with Kim & Chris Chisholm from 9:30-12:30 for $65 including bow drill kit materials, with option of additional $35 from 1:30-4:30 for hands-on fire making challenges, as well as building your own fire-by-friction kits. $5 off morning session per additional family member.

Saturday, May 1, 2021: The Top 10 Wild Edible Foods workshop with Kim & Chris Chisholm from 9:30-12:30 for $65 includes choice of field guide from our library, with option of additional $35 from 1:30-4:30 for hands-on harvesting and cooking wild edible plants of the area.

Saturday, May 8, 2021: Science Based Herbal Medicine workshop with Kim & Chris Chisholm from 9:30-12:30 for $65 including salve and tincture making materials, with option of additional $35 from 1:30-4:30 for hands-on harvesting and processing of plants around Blue Skye Farm.

Artwork by Joanna Colbert with the author as model in willow tree with songbirds.Saturday, May 15, 2021: Wildlife Safety, Tracking & Bird Voices workshop with Kim & Chris Chisholm from 9:30-12:30 for $65 including choice of wildlife field guide, with option of additional $35 from 1:30-4:30 for a guided tour of our special river tracking site.