Special Family Programming

Foraging for Wild Greens
with “Wildman” Steve Brill

Wildman” Steve Brill is America’s go-to guy for foraging wild edibles. A self taught naturalist, environmental educator and author, he has led thousands of foraging tours and is best

 known for tours in Central Park, New York City.
 
This is a unique opportunity to join the “wildman” for a two hour foraging tour of the Watchung Reservation. Participants will learn to identify, harvest ecologically and use many of the common, tasty, healthful overlooked renewable mid-spring shoots, greens and herbs, otherwise considered “weeds.” Taste a menu of such unwanted plants as lamb’s quarters, curly dock, common milkweed, pokeweed, sassafras, burdock and many more.   
 

Saturday, April 16 & May 28 1-3 PM

Trailside Nature & Science Center


Recommended for ages 6 and older.


Fee per person:

$10/adult, ages 18 and older
$5/child ages 6 - 17

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