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Prospect Park Foraging Tour

  • Dates: September 16, 2017
  • Location: Grand Army Plaza Entrance
  • Address: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY 11238
  • Phone: 9174144759
  • Time: 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Price: $55
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  • Ever Wanted To Forage But Didnt Know How? Ever Wanted To Know What Plants Were Good For What Body Part And To Help You Get Over An Illness? Looked At A Plant Or Fruit And Wondered What It Was?

    If You Answered 'Yes' To At Least One Of These Questions Then This Is The Tour For You! The Purpose Of This Hands On Program Is To Learn About The Many Common, Renewable, Edible And Medicinal Wild Plants And Mushrooms Growing In Your Neighborhood. The Best Part Is That The Famous "Wildman" Steve Brill Is Guiding This Tour And Naturalist-Author Steve Brill Is America's Go-To Guy For Foraging. With Over 35 Years Experience, Leading Forging Tours And Demos To The Public Since 1982 He's Also Been Featured In An Array Of Newspapers, Magazines And TV Shows Including The David Letterman Show, The BBC, The Los Angeles Times To Name A Few. But The World-Famous Environmental Educator Is Still Best Known For Having Been Handcuffed And Arrested By Undercover Park Rangers Who Infiltrated A Tour, For Eating A Dandelion In Central Park! He's Taking Time Out Of His Busy Schedule To Guide This Very Special Tour For Us. And Heres The Best Bit, Not Only Will He Teach You Everything You Need To Know About Foraging And Plant-Life But There'll Be Music And An Injection Of His Dry Wit Thrown In, True "Wildman" Style!

    An Extra Special Bonus For Coming On This Amazing Tour - We Will Be Throwing In A 'Grow-Your-Own-Life' Goodie Bag And Setting You Up With Some Home-Grown Seeds To Grow In Your Home. Plus The Wildman Will Be Giving You A Selection Of Recipes To Cook With Of The Plants We Studied And Learnt About On The Day.

    PLEASE BRING: Plastic Bags For Vegetables And Herbs, Paper Bags For Mushrooms, Plastic Containers For Berries, Drinking Water, And A Pen (To Sign In). Snacks If You Get Hungry, Knife, Digger, Work Gloves (If You Have These) Note Pad, Insect Repellent, Sun Hat Or Warm Hat, An Extra Sweater, Rain Gear Or Boots — As Weather Necessary. Closed Shoes Are Required. Theres Poison Ivy In All Parks. No Smoking And Vaping At Any Time Whatsoever.

    Activity Level: Easy

    Age: 21 and over

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