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Foraging & Wild Foods Weekend

September 22 @ 3:00 pm - September 24 @ 3:00 pm

Explore the world of edible wild foods at Stonehouse Farm this weekend. Natalie Evans will be teaching about locating wild foragable foods all weekend long. Come out and learn this very useful survival skill this weekend!

*Meals included with the purchase of admission to the event.

This weekend we will:

-Gaze at the stars

-Take Yoga classes

-Explore Nature

-Put our experience into writing

-Share what we’ve written

-Skill share

Work-Trade Available! We will need lots of help setting up, closing down, serving meals, and maintaining the facilities throughout the event.$20 for meals all weekend. To sign up for work-trade email info@stonehousefarm.com

*For a free ticket, contribute 14 hours toward the event:

-4 hours on Friday

-6 hours on Saturday

-4 hours on Sunday

Weekend Schedule:

Friday, Sept 22                                                                                   

Sunrise: 6:44am / Sunset 6:50pm

 

3:00-5:00pm                         Arrival & Check-in                                                                  

5:00-6:00pm                         Welcome, Orientation & Stonehouse Farm Tour                       

6:00-7:00pm                        Dinner                                                                                   

7:30-8:30pm                         Unwind Yoga & Meditation with TBD

8:30-9:30pm                         Foraging 101: how to forage ethically and responsibly            

9:30pm                                 Campfire

 

Saturday, Sept 23                                                                                   

Sunrise: 6:45am / Sunset 6:49pm

 

7:00-8:00am                        Light Breakfast & Morning Workshop                                               

Learn about the first 3-4 plants (while having light snacks and wild tea)

8:30-9:30am                         Morning Yoga with Jessey Nickells                                               

9:30-10:30am                       Foraging Session #1                                                                       

11am-12pm                         Brunch which includes foraged foods                                               

12:00-6:00pm                       Bodywork & Massage available – register in the office

12:00-1:00pm                       Foraging Session #2                                                                       

1:30-2:00pm                         Pranayama & Meditation with TBD

2:00-3:00pm                         Freetime

3:00-3:30pm                        Tea Time

3:30-4:30pm                        Foraging Session #3                                                                       

5:00-6:00pm                        Dinner prep with foraged ingredients                                    

6:00-7:00pm                        Dinner                                                                                                

7:30-8:30pm                        Restorative Yoga with TBD

9:00pm                                Campfire

 

Sunday, Sept 24                                                                                   

Sunrise: 6:46am / Sunset 6:48pm

 

7:00-8:00am                      Light Breakfast & Morning Workshop                                               

Learn about the first 3-4 plants (while having light snacks and wild tea)

8:00-9:00am                       Morning Yoga with Jessey Nickells

9:00-10:00am                     Foraging Session #4                                                                       

10:00-11:00am                   Preserves Workshop                                                                       

Learn preservation techniques for vinegars, pickling, jams, and drying

11:00am-12pm                  Brunch which includes foraged foods                                               

12:00pm                             Checkout of Yurts & Glamping

12:00-6:00pm                     Bodywork & Massage available – register in the office

12:30-1:00pm                     Closing Talk & Ceremony           

1:00pm                               Option to stay later for more bodywork, seva, gardening or relaxing

 

Massage Therapy available on premises by appt, $45/Half-hour, $75/hour or $125/90 min.
Schedule Appointments at the General Store.

Sunday night option: $20 for overnight stay to enjoy more time in nature at Stonehouse Farm

Tickets:  Each person must purchase an event ticket, which includes admission to the event, all classes, use of a campsite, meals from Friday dinner through Sunday brunch, free parking, and use of facilities. Housing upgrades are available for an additional fee, see ticketing options.

Details

Start:
September 22 @ 3:00 pm
End:
September 24 @ 3:00 pm

Venue

Stonehouse Farm
3719 Suydam Rd
Earlville, IL 60518 United States

Organizer

Stonehouse Farm