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Introduction to Indigenous Foraging – Darren Peter-Paul

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$32.00 – $45.00
A person walks through the woods. You see their shoes, legs, and some walking sticks.

2-HOUR WORKSHOP – July 20, 2024 | 1 am – 3 pm

HALF-DAY WORKSHOP

Join us at Killarney Lake for a foragers foray into plant identification and intro to local ethnobotany with Darren Peter-Paul. On this walk participants will explore the historical/ cultural knowledge and perspectives on New Brunswick’s flora and fungi, as well as discuss safety protocols and indigenous harvesting practices and principles. No prior experience necessary- just bring your curiosity and a desire to connect and deepen your relationship with New Brunswick’s local ecology.

TICKET PRICING & MATERIAL COST:

Regular ticket price (March 22, 12 pm – July 7, 11:30 pm): $45

NBCCD staff, faculty, and current students receive 20% off regular ticket sales while supplies last. Find the NBCCD Discount ticket below.

Additional Instructions: Please bring a notebook, hiking clothes, a basket or bag, a small harvest knife, possibly rainwear, open mind. 

FAQ and refund information can be found at the bottom of this page.

THE INSTRUCTOR:

Darren Peter-Paul is a young chef specializing in Indigenous cuisine from Metepengiag in Miramichi, NB. He has been featured twice as a chef for Taste of the Atlantic and Taste of Turtle Island. Currently, he is conducting research on Indigenous cuisine and psychology at the University of New Brunswick. Darren is also honing his skills as an apprentice at Gahan House Riverside.


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Details

Date:
July 20
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$32.00 – $45.00
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Venue

New Brunswick College of Craft and Design
457 Queen Street,
Fredericton, NB E3B 1B7 Canada

Organizer

Honeybee Folk School
Email
honeybeefolkschool@nbccd.ca
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Tickets

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Introduction to Indigenous Foraging
$45.00
4 available
NBCCD Staff/Faculty/Student Discount Ticket
Current NBCCD students, staff, and faculty members enjoy 20% regular-priced tickets for all Honeybee Folk School workshops and courses.
$36.00
6 available

FAQ

Refunds

If a request for a refund is submitted at least 14 days before the course begins, you will be eligible for a 94% refund. A 6% deduction will cover the administration costs and stripe service fee. For refund requests made between 8 and 13 days before the course begins, a 75% refund will be granted. If a refund request is received within 7 days or less before the course start date, a refund will not be issued unless we can fill your spot with another participant. In the event that a participant cannot attend an in-person course due to illness, they can receive a Honeybee voucher for 75% of the value of their course that can be paid towards another class in the future. The participant will need to notify the Honeybee Coordinator before the course begins.

Cancellations

If a workshop is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances regarding the instructor facilities or low enrolment, a 100% refund will be granted to registered participants. If class is cancelled due to weather, the course will be moved to the following weekend (unless otherwise specified). If you cannot attend the new scheduled time, you will be granted a 100% refund.

For more information regarding cancellations, refunds, and our policies, please refer to our frequently asked questions.