the land knows you, even when you are lost

ROBIN WALL KIMMERER

Upcoming Events

  • Making Sauerkraut and Kimchi
    Tue, Sep 21
    Root Wild Kombucha
    Sep 21, 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.
  • Bittersweet Removal & Weaving (FREE!)
    Sun, Sep 26
    East End Beach
    Sep 26, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    East End Beach, Eastern Promenade Trail, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Join us in our efforts to contain invasive bittersweet along the bike path by the East End Beach in Portland, and then learn to weave a basket!
  • Wild Edibles Walking Tour
    Sun, Sep 26
    Eastern Promenade - Cleeves Memorial
    Sep 26, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    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!
  • How To Eat Acorns
    Wed, Sep 29
    Biddeford Adult Education
    Sep 29, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Biddeford Adult Education, 189 Alfred St 2nd floor, Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
    Learn how to safely consume oak nuts, also known as acorns - a delicious, versatile, ancient, worldwide food staple!
  • Invasive Bittersweet Baskets (full day)
    Oct 02, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Sharing Den, 111 Sheridan St, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Learn to identify, gather/remove and make a beautiful basket using invasive round-leafed bittersweet.
  • Pine Needle Baskets
    Tue, Oct 05
    Root Wild Kombucha
    Oct 05, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
    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.
  • Plaited Birch Bark Baskets
    Sat, Oct 09
    Merrymeeting Adult Education
    Oct 09, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT
    Merrymeeting Adult Education, 35 Republic Ave, Topsham, ME 04086, USA
    Learn the basics of diagonal plaiting to make a beautiful birch bark basket. We'll cover identification, ethical gathering, processing and weaving techniques.
  • Darning and Mending
    Wed, Oct 13
    Portland Arts and Technology High School
    Oct 13, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Portland Arts and Technology High School, 196 Allen Ave, Portland, ME 04103, USA
    Learn to fix your holy socks, sweaters, gloves, hats and more! Bring a garment, or don't.
  • Plaited Birch Bark Baskets
    Sat, Oct 16
    Biddeford Adult Education
    Oct 16, 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM EDT
    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.
  • Wild Edibles Walking Tour
    Sun, Oct 17
    Eastern Promenade - Cleeves Memorial
    Oct 17, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    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!
  • Invasive Bittersweet Baskets (SOLD OUT)
    Wed, Oct 20
    Portland Arts and Technology High School
    Oct 20, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Portland Arts and Technology High School, 196 Allen Ave, Portland, ME 04103, USA
    Learn to identify, gather/remove and make a beautiful basket using invasive round-leafed bittersweet.
  • Making Sauerkraut and Kimchi
    Sat, Oct 23
    Cape Elizabeth Community Center
    Oct 23, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Cape Elizabeth Community Center, 343 Ocean House Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107, USA
    Learn to make lacto-fermented sauerkraut and kimchi. We'll follow some time-tested recipes to craft these delicious and healthy fermented foods.
  • How To Eat Acorns
    Wed, Oct 27
    Portland Arts and Technology High School
    Oct 27, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Portland Arts and Technology High School, 196 Allen Ave, Portland, ME 04103, USA
    Learn how to safely consume oak nuts, also known as acorns - a delicious, versatile, ancient, worldwide food staple!
  • Acorns Introduction (FREE!)
    Sat, Oct 30
    Deering Oaks Park (Amphitheatre)
    Oct 30, 10:00 AM – 12:00 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!
  • Pine Needle Baskets
    Tue, Nov 09
    Bath Adult Education - Suite 200
    Nov 09, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM EST
    Bath Adult Education - Suite 200, 34 Wing Farm Pkwy, Bath, ME 04530, 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.
  • Invasive Bittersweet Baskets
    Sat, Nov 13
    Biddeford Adult Education
    Nov 13, 10:00 AM – 2:30 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.
  • Invasive Bittersweet Baskets
    Sun, Nov 14
    Merrymeeting Adult Education - Topsham
    Nov 14, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Merrymeeting Adult Education - Topsham, 35 Republic Ave, Topsham, ME 04086, USA
    Learn to identify, gather/remove and make a beautiful basket using invasive round-leafed bittersweet.
  • Invasive Bittersweet Baskets
    Sat, Dec 04
    Cape Elizabeth Community Center
    Dec 04, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Cape Elizabeth Community Center, 343 Ocean House Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107, USA
    Learn to identify, gather/remove and make a beautiful basket using invasive round-leafed bittersweet.