Family Programs

Family Programs

We offer programs and events that are the perfect way to spend time with your family while enjoying the great outdoors....

2017 MAPS MEET the Mid-Atlantic Primitive Skills Gathering (May 26-29)

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Date: May 26, 2017

Free Event

The Mid-Atlantic Primitive Skills Gathering (MAPS Meet) is the perfect place to disconnect from the stress of modern life and reconnect to the natural world. If you are a seasoned outdoors person or a novice, we have a host of expert instructors who will teach you on your level of understanding. There are over 100 workshops available in many topics including; primitive skills and technology, food storage, herbalism, bushcraft, hunting, wilderness survival, earth based skills, nature awareness, and more.

Art from the Landscape - Wild-Crafted Pens and Inks (Oct 14 th)

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Date: October 14, 2017

Price: $50.00

This is a hands-on workshop on the ancient process of crafting natural materials into paint, paintbrushes and crayons. Learn all about pigments, binders, various kinds of paint and some rustic, yet elegant options for making paintbrushes. We will hunt and gather rocks from the landscape, process them into a fine pigment and transform it into paint!