Wilderness Skills Workshop- Shelter Building

AprApril 7 2020

6:30pm - 7:30pm Nature Center Endicott Park

57 Forest Street, Danvers, MA 01923
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-07 18:30:00 2020-04-07 19:30:00 America/New_York Wilderness Skills Workshop- Shelter Building Would you be able to create a shelter for yourself in the snow? Wind? Rain?  Join Staff Park Ranger Nate Swisher and learn about surviving the elements without the comforts of home.  Explore the qualities of a good shelter and weather proofing a shelter with natural and/or easily packable materials. This series will be presented with families and individuals in mind.  We ask that attendees be at least 8 years of age and have a strong interest in the outdoor skills being presented.  Most topics will be for those with little to no experience, but all classes will be flexible and can be tailored to the group.  Discussions and hands on work will be encouraged, but there will be no heavy lifting or strenuous activities.  These classes will be held in Endicott Park’s Nature Center with short hikes and walks taking place around the property to cover experiential learning. Workshops will skip 4/21 due to April Vacation. $10 per person. Special discount available if you would like to sign up for all 8 workshops- email emoretti@danversma.gov for assistance. Register HERE! 57 Forest Street, Danvers, MA 01923
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Would you be able to create a shelter for yourself in the snow? Wind? Rain?  Join Staff Park Ranger Nate Swisher and learn about surviving the elements without the comforts of home.  Explore the qualities of a good shelter and weather proofing a shelter with natural and/or easily packable materials.

This series will be presented with families and individuals in mind.  We ask that attendees be at least 8 years of age and have a strong interest in the outdoor skills being presented.  Most topics will be for those with little to no experience, but all classes will be flexible and can be tailored to the group.  Discussions and hands on work will be encouraged, but there will be no heavy lifting or strenuous activities.  These classes will be held in Endicott Park’s Nature Center with short hikes and walks taking place around the property to cover experiential learning. Workshops will skip 4/21 due to April Vacation.

$10 per person. Special discount available if you would like to sign up for all 8 workshops- email emoretti@danversma.gov for assistance.

Register HERE!

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