Upcoming VOGA Supported Events

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Wild Foods Foraging

June 1-3

Elderberry’s in Paonia, CO

Join us for an amazing weekend of foraging and wild foods preparation with herbalist, wildcrafter, and author Briana Wiles and Kat Mackinnon, Director of CSCH’s Rocky Mountain Field Botany course and ancestral skills teacher. With these skilled guides, you’ll learn sustainable harvesting and practical techniques for preparing and cooking with native and naturalized wild foods and local herbs of the Western Slope. Come learn how surprisingly delicious Cattail Ash Cakes can be!

Contact Lisa Ganora for more info.

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Wise Woman Weekend

July 27-29

Elderberry’s in Paonia, CO

Join us on the Full Moon to celebrate and learn the healing powers of traditional medicine plants. We’ll learn directly from the Green teachers themselves and will harvest and prepare our own medicines and health-empowering foods. Explore the intuitive and energetic side of herbalism with a focus on plant communication, using our senses and instincts to understand herbs and health, and celebrating the vitality and sacredness of life on Earth with the Green People!

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