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Survival: Fire Building: Expanding on Fire Starting D - Edmonton

When: May 28 from 1 - 3pm 
Where: Sir Wilfred Laurier Park (Picnic Site 7) 

This class builds on the skills learned in Fire Starting, however that class is not a prerequisite. Participants will learn about the science of fire and learn how to light, build and maintain an effective fire in many situations and environments. The class also covers how to source proper materials to burn and also how to troubleshoot issues building and maintaining fire. 

This program is geared towards home school students ages 6 – 17. While parents are not obligated to participate in these workshops, a parental representative must be present for students. Parents and younger siblings are also welcome to stay for the duration of the workshop free of charge. We ask that paid participants be given the space to fully engage and participate in the program.

We run our programs rain or shine and encourage parents/students to check the weather on the day of the workshop and dress accordingly. We suggest wearing layers, as well as long pants and closed toed shoes.

Event Date Tuesday, 28 May, 2024
Event End Date Tuesday, 28 May, 2024
Cut off date Wednesday, 22 May, 2024
Spots available 18
Price $35 per student
Survival: Fire Building: Expanding on Fire Starting E - Stony Plain

When: May 29 from 1 - 3pm 
Where: Chickakoo Recreation Area - Stony Plain
(meet at upper parking lot by washrooms)

This class builds on the skills learned in Fire Starting, however that class is not a prerequisite. Participants will learn about the science of fire and learn how to light, build and maintain an effective fire in many situations and environments. The class also covers how to source proper materials to burn and also how to troubleshoot issues building and maintaining fire. 

This program is geared towards home school students ages 6 – 17. While parents are not obligated to participate in these workshops, a parental representative must be present for students. Parents and younger siblings are also welcome to stay for the duration of the workshop free of charge. We ask that paid participants be given the space to fully engage and participate in the program.

We run our programs rain or shine and encourage parents/students to check the weather on the day of the workshop and dress accordingly. We suggest wearing layers, as well as long pants and closed toed shoes.

Event Date Wednesday, 29 May, 2024
Event End Date Wednesday, 29 May, 2024
Cut off date Thursday, 23 May, 2024
Spots available 26
Price $35 per student
Survival: Fire Building: Expanding on Fire Starting F - Drayton Valley

When: May 30 from 1 - 3pm 
Where: Drayton Valley - Blue Rapids Public Recreation Area 

This class builds on the skills learned in Fire Starting, however that class is not a prerequisite. Participants will learn about the science of fire and learn how to light, build and maintain an effective fire in many situations and environments. The class also covers how to source proper materials to burn and also how to troubleshoot issues building and maintaining fire. 

This program is geared towards home school students ages 6 – 17. While parents are not obligated to participate in these workshops, a parental representative must be present for students. Parents and younger siblings are also welcome to stay for the duration of the workshop free of charge. We ask that paid participants be given the space to fully engage and participate in the program.

We run our programs rain or shine and encourage parents/students to check the weather on the day of the workshop and dress accordingly. We suggest wearing layers, as well as long pants and closed toed shoes.

Event Date Thursday, 30 May, 2024
Event End Date Thursday, 30 May, 2024
Cut off date Friday, 24 May, 2024
Spots available 25
Price $35 per student
Foraging Walk - Edmonton A

Date: May 31, 2024
Time: 9 - 11am

A morning in the North Saskatchewan river valley with wild food guide Kevin Kossowan. Learn about 10-20 species of wild edible plants and fungus, with a focus on their use in the home kitchen.

Kevin Kossowan has been on 100+ wild food adventures in the Canadian wild for his twice James Beard Foundation award nominated web series ‘From The Wild’. He’s taught field cookery at the Global Bushcraft Symposium, co-creates the series ‘Wild Harvest’ with Les Stroud and chef Paul Rogalski airing on PBS and National Geographic, has led numerous foraging workshops and forage-to-table workshops, and regularly works with chefs exploring the culinary potential of the Canadian wilderness.

This event is only for WISDOM families.

Event Date Friday, 31 May, 2024
Event End Date Friday, 31 May, 2024
Cut off date Saturday, 25 May, 2024
Spots available 0
Price $45 per person
Foraging Walk - Edmonton B

Date: May 31
Time: Noon - 2pm

An afternoon in the North Saskatchewan river valley with wild food guide Kevin Kossowan. Learn about 10-20 species of wild edible plants and fungus, with a focus on their use in the home kitchen.

Kevin Kossowan has been on 100+ wild food adventures in the Canadian wild for his twice James Beard Foundation award nominated web series ‘From The Wild’. He’s taught field cookery at the Global Bushcraft Symposium, co-creates the series ‘Wild Harvest’ with Les Stroud and chef Paul Rogalski airing on PBS and National Geographic, has led numerous foraging workshops and forage-to-table workshops, and regularly works with chefs exploring the culinary potential of the Canadian wilderness.

This event is only for WISDOM families.

Event Date Friday, 31 May, 2024
Event End Date Friday, 31 May, 2024
Cut off date Saturday, 25 May, 2024
Spots available 0
Price $45 per person
Survival: Fire Building: Expanding on Fire Starting G - Red Deer

When: May 31 from 1 - 3pm 
Where: Red Deer - Kin Kanyon (meet at playground)

This class builds on the skills learned in Fire Starting, however that class is not a prerequisite. Participants will learn about the science of fire and learn how to light, build and maintain an effective fire in many situations and environments. The class also covers how to source proper materials to burn and also how to troubleshoot issues building and maintaining fire. 

This program is geared towards home school students ages 6 – 17. While parents are not obligated to participate in these workshops, a parental representative must be present for students. Parents and younger siblings are also welcome to stay for the duration of the workshop free of charge. We ask that paid participants be given the space to fully engage and participate in the program.

We run our programs rain or shine and encourage parents/students to check the weather on the day of the workshop and dress accordingly. We suggest wearing layers, as well as long pants and closed toed shoes.

Event Date Friday, 31 May, 2024
Event End Date Friday, 31 May, 2024
Cut off date Saturday, 25 May, 2024
Spots available 30
Price $35 per student
Foraging Walk - Derwent A

Date: June 3
Time: 10am - noon

Learn about 10-20 species of wild edible plants and fungus, with a focus on their use in the home kitchen.

Kevin Kossowan has been on 100+ wild food adventures in the Canadian wild for his twice James Beard Foundation award nominated web series ‘From The Wild’. He’s taught field cookery at the Global Bushcraft Symposium, co-creates the series ‘Wild Harvest’ with Les Stroud and chef Paul Rogalski airing on PBS and National Geographic, has led numerous foraging workshops and forage-to-table workshops, and regularly works with chefs exploring the culinary potential of the Canadian wilderness.

This event is only for WISDOM families.

Event Date Monday, 3 Jun, 2024
Event End Date Monday, 3 Jun, 2024
Cut off date Tuesday, 28 May, 2024
Spots available 11
Price $45 per person
Foraging Walk - Derwent B

Date: June 4
Time: 9 - 11am

Learn about 10-20 species of wild edible plants and fungus, with a focus on their use in the home kitchen.

Kevin Kossowan has been on 100+ wild food adventures in the Canadian wild for his twice James Beard Foundation award nominated web series ‘From The Wild’. He’s taught field cookery at the Global Bushcraft Symposium, co-creates the series ‘Wild Harvest’ with Les Stroud and chef Paul Rogalski airing on PBS and National Geographic, has led numerous foraging workshops and forage-to-table workshops, and regularly works with chefs exploring the culinary potential of the Canadian wilderness.

This event is only for WISDOM families.

Event Date Tuesday, 4 Jun, 2024
Event End Date Tuesday, 4 Jun, 2024
Cut off date Wednesday, 29 May, 2024
Spots available 14
Price $45 per person
 
 

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