Adirondack Rural Skills & Homesteading Festival

Sunday, September 23 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:10 PM [EST]

8023, New York 30, Paul Smiths, NY, 12970, United States

Register Now

1. Select Seats

2. Review and Proceed


Sale ended

Wild Edible Workshop PARTIAL APPROVAL - $35.00

Wild Edibles-Workshop will be hands-on culminating with a wild lunch prepared by participants. Learn how to utilize the plants and roots discussed in Wild Walks. Taste the wild. Bread made from red clover and dandelion, milkweed dishes, pesto from pesty weeds, white pine cookies, burdock dishes, design your own tea, and other delights. Workshop will be from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Instructor: Pat Banker

sales ended

Soap Making with Attagirl Soaps PARTIAL APPROVAL - $35.00

This class will be using the modern method of making soap, the hot process method, using crock pots to create a shampoo bar. Start with an introduction to modern soap making with a brief history lesson on how we used to do it. Then, using the hot process method, students are led, step by step, through the soap making process. Each student walks away with 2 shampoo bars. Students will learn about the oils used in soap, their properties and how it affects the end product. They will learn about the differences between the two methods of making soap, when and why to use each one.

Sale ended

Take a Walk on the Wild-side: Workshop & Walk on Edible & Medicinal Mushrooms of the ADKs PARTIAL APPROVAL - $35.00

Presenters: Susan Hopkins AKA “The Mushroom Lady”, Tom & Hannah Huber Mushroom hunting is a challenging, enlightening and uplifting activity for all ages. The mushrooms of the Adirondack region are delicious and nutritious, vital and valuable, potent and beautiful, healthy and healing. Learn about the edible and medicinal species that fruit in the fall, which make the autumn season the best time for mushroom people to thrive!

sales ended

Adirondack Survival Skills PARTIAL APPROVAL - $35.00

Whether you're preparing for the worst, or just enjoy expanding your knowledge of backcountry skills, both modern and primitive. We'll touch on navigation, fire making, food sourcing, shelter building, and more. And we love questions along the way!

Enter your discount code

  • Subtotal (excluding fees and discounts)
  • Fee
  • Total amount

Sunday, September 23 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:10 PM [EST]

Paul Smith's College VIC, 8023, Paul Smiths, NY, 12970, United States.

New for 2018!

The Adirondack Rural Skills & Homesteading Festival will feature a second day of exciting programs! All are $35/person and begin at 9 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 23. Check them out and register today!

Paul Smith's College VIC

Paul Smith's College VIC