the land knows you, even when you are lost

ROBIN WALL KIMMERER

Upcoming Events
Sapling Skills Series - Fridays (FULL)
Fri, Sep 18
Eastern Promenade
Sep 18, 1:00 PM – Oct 23, 9:00 AM
Eastern Promenade, Eastern Promenade, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Our six-week sapling series is designed to provide an approachable, accessible introduction to many small-scale, place-based living skills for kids ages 7-14.
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Wild Edibles Walking Tour
Wed, Sep 23
Eastern Promenade - Cleeves Memorial
Sep 23, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Eastern Promenade - Cleeves Memorial, Eastern Promenade, Portland, ME 04101, USA
We'll walk a short loop around the Eastern Prom to learn how to identify and eat various wild plants. Bring a notebook, or basket, to collect a few samples!
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Introduction to Bittersweet Baskets (FREE!)
Sat, Sep 26
East End Beach
Sep 26, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
East End Beach, Eastern Promenade Trail, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Learn to identify, gather/remove and make a beautiful basket using invasive round-leafed bittersweet.
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Wild Edibles Walking Tour
Wed, Sep 30
Eastern Promenade - Cleeves Memorial
Sep 30, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Eastern Promenade - Cleeves Memorial, Eastern Promenade, Portland, ME 04101, USA
We'll walk a short loop around the Eastern Prom to learn how to identify and eat various wild plants. Bring a notebook, or basket, to collect a few samples!
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Plaited Birch Bark Baskets
Sat, Oct 10
Biddeford Adult Education
Oct 10, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Biddeford Adult Education, 189 Alfred St 2nd floor, Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
Learn the basics of diagonal plaiting to make a beautiful birch bark basket. We'll cover identification, ethical gathering, processing and weaving techniques.
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Acorns Introduction (FREE!)
Sat, Oct 17
Deering Oaks Park (Amphitheatre)
Oct 17, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Deering Oaks Park (Amphitheatre), Park Ave, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Learn how to safely consume oak nuts, also known as acorns - a delicious, versatile, ancient, worldwide food staple!
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Introduction to Blacksmithing
Sat, Oct 31
The Barefoot Forge
Oct 31, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
The Barefoot Forge, 74 Deervale Rd, Durham, ME 04222, USA
Gain an overview of the basics of blacksmithing. Potential projects include coat hooks, plant hangers, fire-pokers, craft awls, s-hooks, and more.
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Making Leather / Hide Tanning
Fri, Nov 06
Share Den
Nov 06, 9:00 AM – Nov 08, 5:00 PM
Share Den, 111 Sheridan St, Portland, ME 04101, 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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Invasive Bittersweet Baskets
Sat, Nov 14
Biddeford Adult Education
Nov 14, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Biddeford Adult Education, 189 Alfred St 2nd floor, Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
Learn to identify, gather/remove and make a beautiful basket using invasive round-leafed bittersweet.
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Pine Needle Baskets
Mon, Nov 16
Biddeford Adult Education
Nov 16, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Biddeford Adult Education, 189 Alfred St 2nd floor, Biddeford, ME 04005, 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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rewild maine

207-808-2183

RewildMaine@gmail.com

Mail to:

111 Sheridan Street

Portland, Maine

04101

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