Take a nature walk, learn to identify edible & medicinal plants,, enjoy a tea ceremony, and process yucca fibers to craft your own cordage!
Join SEE’s Garden Manager, Tayler Jones, in a plant walk at The Shire! You’ll learn basic botany terms to aid in identifying native edible and medicinal plants. Enjoy a nature bathing inspired tea ceremony with an approach to wild tending with some of the plants foraged on our walk. You’ll gain confidence in foraging and get to process yucca fibers to craft your own cordage!
Some plants we’ll get to know:
SEE seeks to empower children and adults of the Colorado Springs area to be household, community and environmental stewards and responsible community members through hands-on learning opportunities. SEE provides education and demonstrations of local food production and preservation, ecosystems and whole system design, industrial and traditional arts, and sustainable habitations.
Please dress for the weather.
Phone: (719) 284-2533