Next Meetup

Adult Foraging, 2nd Saturday May - October
• What we'll do Signup through Eventbrite: Early Bird until March 1st Fermenting Black Walnuts, tincturing medicinal wild weeds, nibbling Autumn Olive, weaving Wild Grape, plucking ripe Paw Paw, frying up edible mushrooms and so much more will be explored this year! Join us for the third year of Fox Haven Foragers. We’ll visit some of our old favorites like Milkweed, Paw Paw, Goldenrod, Cattail, Jewelweed and Motherwort and we’ll introduce some new species to our forage like Witch Hazel, Japanese Barberry, Sassafras, and Blueberries. 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 spent processing and cooking or preparing the harvest into a tasty meal or a take-home medicinal. • What to bring water bottle, lunch, basket, clippers or knife • Important to know This is a yearlong series that can be taken as a whole or as individual classes. Those who sign up for the yearlong classes get more take-homes and harvests.

Fox Haven Learning Center

3630 Poffenberger Rd · Jefferson, MD

Find us also at