Self Reliance Workshop Series

This year we’re partnering with GALA ( a local non-profit) to offer a monthly workshop series on self-reliance. Workshops run the second Wednesday of every month and are $15. More information is our Self Reliance Workshop page. The upcoming workshops are:

  • 1/8 – Traditional Winter Gear, Snowshoes And Snowshoeing
  • 2/12 – Soap Making 101
  • 3/12 – Organic Cosmetics: Treat Your Skin To Chocolate
  • 4/9 – Intro to Fly Fishing: Gear, Knots & Casting
  • 5/14 – Fire By Friction
  • 6/11 – Book Binding: Coptic Stitch Bound
  • 7/9 – Natural Building Methods
  • 8/13 – Edible Wild Plants – Wild Food Walk
  • 9/10 – Sewing Machine Intro & Make Your Own Tote Bag
  • 10/8 – Beer Brewing Basics
  • 11/12 – Campfire Cooking; Dutch Oven, Reflector Oven And Pot Suspension Systems
  • 12/10 – The Simple Sauna; Making And Using

It’s an inexpensive way to get started with self reliance and bushcraft. To get a feel for what we’re trying to do, listen to a WMTW radio interview about the series with Tom Belluscio, Emily Richey, Tony Zore and Tim Smith.

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