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Wild Edibles Walk May 28th from 10 am to 12 pm

Did you know there is such a thing as a free lunch? Do you have an interest in learning how to identify wild, delicious free edibles? Then, this is the walk for you! Come and learn the secrets to foraging for wild plants with Matthew Kip as he guides us on a field walk at Camp Discovery focusing on common wild edibles on Saturday, May 28th from 10:00-12:00 PM. Register now.

Foraging for wild food is a magical experience that provides an intimate way to reconnect with nature, not only as an observer, but as a participant. Matt will explore the health benefits of wild-harvested food, explain how to safely identify edible weeds, herbs, fruits, and greens that grow throughout our area, and may even share some delicious recipes to incorporate foraging into your life and that of your family!

Presenter: Matthew Kip.

Matthew has over 20 years of experience in wild food foraging, permaculture design and other topics related to living sensibly and in more harmony with natural systems. He leads wild plant foraging walks, consults as a permaculture designer and teaches sustainability related workshops in the Columbia area. Matt, his wife (Emily) and their 3 children live in Columbia, SC where they have turned their urban backyard into a secret permaculture oasis.


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