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This 3-day Retreat will be about Nature Skills, Foraging, Environmental Science, Woodworking, Natural Building, Hiking, Earth-Based Practices.
We will learn to work with woodworking tools, build bird houses and learn about the local bird species. We will have primitive fire-making, food processing and environmental science workshops. We will also build a cob oven.
We will go on educational hike learning orienteering, tracking and awareness, and have a workshop on safety, gear and adjusting to climate changes. We will also have lots of fun, games, bedtime stories around the fire, discussion circles, meditation practices and team building exercises.
We will be situated on a secluded woodland property in Emmaus, PA. The accommodations are primitive and comfortable. We will be staying in an old farmhouse and artists’ residence heated by woodburning stove. Electricity, full kitchen and indoor toilet are available. We will cook our meals together. All ingredients will be provided and meal choices will include simple healthy wholesome protein-rich meals. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options are available.