Cross-Cultural Journeys in Literature.(Free)

March 25, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Mariposa Museum, 26 Main Street, Peterborough, NH. Literature offers a powerful medium for journeying into the world of cultures. In this workshop, middle and high school teachers will learn dynamic, interactive strategies...

Two June workshops sponsored by The Little Nature Museum

Edible Wild Plants Workshop June 8, 10 AM – Noon (rain date, 6/9) with Rudy Bourget* Learn to identify and safely prepare wild edible plants and learn the basics of safe and responsible foraging. Learn Native American uses for wild plants. Enrollment limited to 20....

Building a Survival Shelter Workshop

Saturday, October 20 (no rain date) Gould Hill Farm, 656 Gould Hill Rd., Contoocook, NH 2 PM – 4 PM The greatest danger to the lost or injured hiker is hypothermia. Learn to recognize the warning signs of hypothermia, the mechanisms of heat loss, and how to...

Map and Compass Workshop

Saturday, October 20; raindate, October 21 Gould Hill Farm, 656 Gould Hill Rd., Contoocook, NH 11 AM – 1 PM Every year we hear stories about people getting lost in the woods; too often the story ends with tragedy. Learn skills including map reading, using a...