10.15.23 // Magnificent Trees of the Southern Appalachians w/ Luke Cannon // 9:30a-4p
Now, more than ever, there is a need to bring our human culture into balance with the exquisite ecosystems of our Earth. There is a calling to reawaken to the language of nature, learn the planet’s most magnificent stories, and become so familiar with plants, trees, wildlife, and fungi that they become as friends. Luke Cannon's "Magnificent Trees of the Southern Appalachians" is just that--designed to facilitate both relational and informational learning, while connecting with others to celebrate and enjoy the majesty of the wilds.
Date/Time: Sunday, October 15th 9:30a-4p
Location: Private woodland retreat center on the South Toe River in Celo off of Lower Browns Creek. Directions will be provided upon registration.
Cost: $55-65 sliding scale
Meet your Instructor:
More than a botanist, Luke Cannon is a long time pursuer and teacher of our astounding natural world. His passions to study the ecological intricacies of our living Earth have led him throughout the Americas and across the globe. An avid naturalist, he blends biological studies with ethnobotany, ecology, animism, permaculture, survival skills and experiential education. Luke currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina, studying ecology, peace practices and placed based learning, while making his living as a naturalist and educator. He offers regular public woods walks and classes to share his knowledge of the local plants, birds, and mushrooms and his enthusiasm for building closer relationships with the wilds around us. Find his niche in the web at: www.AstoundingEarth.com
Cancellation by Villagers:
If a class needs to be cancelled because (1) it does not meet the minimum number of registrations or (2) due to inclement weather, you will be notified by email 24 hrs in advance. Please check your email 24 hrs prior to class. For cancellations by Villagers, you will receive a full refund.
Cancellation by Student:
If you cancel within 48 hours of the class, you will receive a refund minus a 15% cancellation fee. Cancellations with less that 48 hrs notice are not eligible for a refund.
If you do not show up and do not give notice, your registration fee will be treated as a donation to the teacher and Villagers.