04.30.17 // Understand Plants Without Knowing Their Name with Luke McLaughlin // 5:30-8:30pm
Join Luke McLaughlin, Founder of Holistic Survival School, in this hands on workshop and discover the 6 main categories of edible and medicinal plants and how they can help bring balance to our bodies. During our plant walk, students will be tasting, smelling and touching local plants while also learning about ReWilding, food as our medicine, local medicinal plants, local wild edibles, wild nutrition, body-sense awareness, and ethical harvesting. These 6 groups of plants are found all over the world and this teaching is applicable whether you are in your kitchen or in wilderness.
$10-30 per person, sliding scale
Luke McLaughlin is a naturalist, teacher, ReWilding mentor, survivalist, and founder of Holistic Survival School. Luke has committed his life to mastering and teaching ancestral and indigenous living skills in order to help people find their balance and connection to the Natural World. Luke has mentored hundreds of people in the wilderness and has witnessed first hand how nature connection helps bring about growth, health, and vitality to everyone’s life. Luke believes that it is every human’s birthright to have a deep physical, emotional, and spiritual connection to our Earth. Luke demonstrated his primitive skills and survival abilities on the Discovery Channel’s shows, “Naked and Afraid” and “Naked and Afraid XL”. Holistic Survival Schools teaches classes outside of Asheville, North Carolina.