Explore the educational opportunities available in the mountains of North Georgia
Six mountain region chefs will compete in a "Chef Throwdown" cooking contest on July 9. Chefs will be challenged to use "mystery ingredients" to each create a dish that will be rated by an expert panel of judges. Three winners will go through to the Grand Finale on July 23 to compete for title of "Best Chef!"
You know its summer in Georgia when peaches hit the markets. Join us in the Teaching Kitchen at the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia to whip up the most extraordinary peach dinner and then we’ll feast.
Join Botanologos to learn about phytochemistry as it relates to herbal medicine. Using simple, easy to understand terminology, this seminar introduces you to polysaccharides, polyphenols, alkaloids, tannins, resins, volatile oils and many more.
Join Timpson Creek Farm in witnessing the historic 2017 Total Solar Eclipse. We will be celebrating this celestial event with a cook out including fresh, Organic farm dishes prepared by area chefs and a whole hog pit roasted on site by Nick Jennings, executive chef of Restaurant Lorene.
Learn broom making with Foxfire's resident broom artist, Carol Morse. This two-day course covers the essentials of broom making, including discussions on the materials, processes, and art of crafting different broom varieties. Students participating in the class will complete and take home a cobweb broom and hearth broom.
Based on the work of Joanna Macy, this participatory workshop on Active Hope is rooted in over four decades of community work with thousands of people around the world. It is designed to help you transform fear and despair into inspiration and a sense of empowerment.
Join Botanologos for a seminar that focuses on the role of the heart, vascular system and liver in healthy blood flow.
Join Botanologos to learn to identify and apply evidence-based dietary interventions in clinical practice. We will explore the fundamentals of Chinese nutrition therapy as well as modern dietary protocols for a variety of chronic conditions, including Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and metabolic syndrome.
Learn the ins and outs of doing a thorough herbal intake session as Mimi and Patricia share their tips for mastering this process. From your first contact with a client through creating a treatment protocol, this seminar provides you with clinical pearls of wisdom needed to conduct an intake with confidence.
Join Botanologos to learn to create safe, effective herbal formulas to treat both acute and complex, chronic health conditions in this interactive class.