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- Meet some Trees! – Saturday, March 25
Have you ever been on a hike and wondered “What’s that tree?” Come learn the basics of tree identification at Leigh Farm Park! We’ll talk about leaves, bark, twigs, and branching patterns. You’ll learn how to identify ten local species, how to use a dichotomous key, and how to best approach a field guide. We will talk about some basic tree terminology, and you’ll get a chance to practice your new skills in the forest!
- 2:00-4:00 PM, here in Leigh Farm Park
- FREE program, with donations encouraged. Be sure to register to reserve your spot.
- Piedmont Earthskills Gathering – April 5-9
- Join us to recreate an ancient village reminiscent of our ancestors. This is a hands-on skills based event that also builds community and a deeper connection with the Earth and each other. Participate in one of over 30 different workshops offered. Delve into skills like primitive skills, homesteading, wilderness survival, and scientific exploration of the natural world!