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Connect to the land, our non-human relatives and each other by exploring the natural world through wild edibles, survival and awareness skills, and other classes! Create meaningful, reciprocal relationships with other species through foraging plants and mushrooms, and hunting. This group is all about embodying our identities as human animals as an active part of an integrated ecosystem, working to repair the world.

Events are posted by different nature education programs, as well as group members. If you have an event you'd like to announce, please get in touch!

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Free Archery and Atlatl, Agawam Bowmen Club, Southwick MA

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This is an outdoor event, you may want to bring water and bug spray. I will bring some loaner bows and gear to share. I will also bring an Atlatl and some darts to try. If you have a bow, please bring it. Archery will be free. If you can't make it, please change your RSVP. Some asked about joining so I am posting this. The optional club meeting starts at 6:30 PM and average 20 to 40 minutes. The range has lights and you can shoot after the meeting. Agawam Bowmen Club is in Southwick on the Agawam Line. For more info about the club check out our Facebook page. The only way to join the Bowmen Club is at a meeting. Dues are $100 for active family or singles. for the first year. If you prove to be an active member then dues are $50 the following years. Thanks Tom D.

The Groundnut - Ancestral Skills Gathering

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Join us for an amazing three day regional Earth living skills gathering this fall in the beautiful woods and meadows of Montgomery MA at this year's Groundnut Gathering! This will be our 6th gathering! We're grateful for the chance to bring together inspired teachers and enthusiasts from around the area to connect with each other and the land as we learn and share new skills!

The gathering will run Friday morning, 10/7, through Sunday afternoon, 10/9. Camping is available and encouraged. There will be 5 workshop blocks, time to work on and share personal projects, trade items, and share meals and community.

Proceeds support public food forests, planting 5 fruit trees per participant with Help Yourself!

TO ATTEND, YOU MUST REGISTER AT LEAPFROGPROGRAMS.ORG

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Free Archery and Atlatl, Agawam Bowmen Club, Southwick MA

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