Five full-day workshops designed to reconnect you to the land and develop essential survival skills. Saturdays, 9:00am-4:00pm, beginning April 1.
Students will gain hands-on experience with basic, pre-industrial, woodland-style survival skills/bushcraft. This includes gathering wild foods and medicine, building debris-huts, animal tracking, fire-making techniques such as hand-drill and bow drill, making basic hunting implements such as a survival bow and simple traps, and much more! These classes are being offered as stand-alone one-day workshops but as a group provide a well-rounded introduction into these skills. Discounted package for those signing up for the full five-class session.
Location: Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA17406
Learn about food preservation techniques and the science behind food preservation.
Gardening season has begun! Seeds have been planted, the greenhouse is green with life - Time to learn how to preserve the vegetables you plan on growing so you can enjoy them all year round.
This class will be led by Aeman Bashir, a Food Preservation certified instructor. She will present a general overview of various preservation techniques and discuss the science and safety behind food preservation. Tips and pointers on how to use a water bath and a pressure canner will be covered. Various techniques will include freezing, acidifying, canning, curing, and pickling. This class will be primarily lecture with some demonstration as well.
Location:Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA17406