Late Summer Wild Edible Plant Walk

  • Irene C. Hernandez Picnic Area at LaBagh Woods 4492 West Foster Avenue Chicago, IL, 60630 United States

Come learn about the wild edible foods growing all around you and how to identify, forage, and eat wild plants in a responsible way. Class with begin at the Irene C. Hernandez Family Picnic area of LaBagh Woods. Students can try some premade wild food and tea while learning how to identify wild foods an forage responsibly then we will go on a plant walk through the woods. Although there will be no foraging on the walk, can take pictures of edible plants with note cards that remind them of the plant’s common name, latin name and what parts of the plant are edible. Students can then take this information to harvest plants on their own property or in other acceptable locations.  
$30 per person, cash only.