rewild maine

207-808-2183

RewildMaine@gmail.com

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111 Sheridan Street

Portland, Maine

04101

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the land knows you, even when you are lost

ROBIN WALL KIMMERER

Upcoming Events
Plaited Birch Bark Baskets
Thu, Apr 09
Morse High School
Apr 09, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Morse High School, 826 High St, Bath, ME 04530, USA
Learn the basics of diagonal plaiting to make a beautiful birch bark basket.
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Making Leather / Hide Tanning
Fri, Apr 17
Cool Waters Farm
Apr 17, 9:00 AM – Apr 19, 5:00 PM
Cool Waters Farm, 809 Depot St, Union, ME 04862, USA
Learn how to turn raw animal skins into soft, supple leather! We'll be starting from scratch and working all the way through: scraping, fleshing, softening and smoking.
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Making Sauerkraut and Kimchi
Wed, Apr 22
Root Wild Kombucha
Apr 22, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Root Wild Kombucha, 135 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Learn to make lacto-fermented sauerkraut and kimchi. We'll follow some time-tested recipes to craft these delicious and healthy fermented foods.
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Matchless Firestarting
Sun, Apr 26
Root Wild Kombucha
Apr 26, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Root Wild Kombucha, 135 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Learn to make a roaring campfire by rubbing a few sticks together - no matches required.
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Rawhide Deerskin Frame Drums
Sun, May 03
Share Den
May 03, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Share Den, 111 Sheridan St, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Learn how to make a handheld rawhide deerskin frame drum! We'll flesh and scrape the hides, measure and cut them to size, and lace 'em up.
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Making Dandelion Wine
Sat, May 09
Root Wild Kombucha
May 09, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Root Wild Kombucha, 135 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Feels like spring! Learn how to make dandelion wine. We'll cover identification, best gathering practices, processing and fermentation. Everyone gets a bottle to take home! (Later.)
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Ash Splint Pack Baskets
Sat, May 16
Cool Waters Farm
May 16, 9:00 AM – May 17, 5:00 PM
Cool Waters Farm, 809 Depot St, Union, ME 04862, USA
Learn to weave a strong and beautiful brown ash pack basket that will last a lifetime! We'll cover the basics of identification, ethical gathering, processing and storage, and horizontal plaited basketry.
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Coal-Burned Spoon Carving
Thu, May 21
Morse High School
May 21, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Morse High School, 826 High St, Bath, ME 04530, USA
Learn to use a coal-from the fire and a sharp knife to carve a beautiful wooden spoon.
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Pine Needle Baskets
Sun, May 24
Root Wild Kombucha
May 24, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Root Wild Kombucha, 135 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101, USA
We'll cover the basics of coiled basketry, which is a global, ancient human skill, and create a wonderful pine-needle basket. Every participant will make a basket to take home.
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Ash Splint Berry Baskets
Thu, May 28
Biddeford Adult Learning Center
May 28, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Biddeford Adult Learning Center, 189 Alfred St # 2, Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
Learn to weave a strong and beautiful ash splint berry basket that will last a lifetime! We'll cover the basics of identification, ethical gathering, processing and storage, and horizontal plaited basketry.
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Making Sauerkraut and Kimchi
Wed, Jun 03
Root Wild Kombucha
Jun 03, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Root Wild Kombucha, 135 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Learn to make lacto-fermented sauerkraut and kimchi. We'll follow some time-tested recipes to craft these delicious and healthy fermented foods.
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Invasive Bittersweet Baskets
Sat, Jun 13
Shaker Village
Jun 13, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Shaker Village, Shaker Village, New Gloucester, ME 04260, USA
Learn to make a big, strong, beautiful basket of invasive round-leafed bittersweet.
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Plaited Birch Bark Baskets
Sat, Jul 18
Shaker Village
Jul 18, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Shaker Village, Shaker Village, New Gloucester, ME 04260, USA
Learn the basics of diagonal plaiting to make a beautiful birch bark basket.
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Pine Needle Baskets
Sat, Aug 15
Shaker Village
Aug 15, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Shaker Village, Shaker Village, New Gloucester, ME 04260, USA
We'll cover the basics of coiled basketry, which is a global, ancient human skill, and create a wonderful pine-needle basket. Every participant will make a basket to take home.
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