Getting to the Root of it All

roots

 

Workshop Description

Take a tour of the underground world of plants! Yes! Plant roots are just as unique and fascinating as their above-ground parts! On this tour, Laura Reeves will introduce you to several wild edible, medicinal, and otherwise useful roots. We will dig up a few, ourselves, depending on what is available on site. I will also have examples for you to compare and tasty samples for you to try!

This workshop it best suited for people who work with: Preschool (2-6 years), School-age (6-12 years), Youth (10-18 years)

This workshop will be offered: Friday PM

Presenter Bio

LauraLaura Reeves is a botanist with a penchant for wild foods and wilderness skills.

In 2012, she founded Prairie Shore Botanicals through which she offers workshops, school programs and medicinal herbs.

Laura has taken 8 courses at Tom Brown’s Tracking, Nature and Wilderness Survival School and is currently working on the Kamana Naturalist Training Program through Wilderness Awareness School.