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Jon Young Special Event, Herbs for Allergies, Upcoming Courses - Alderleaf eNewsletter, Apr 2013
April 16, 2013

Welcome to the April 2013 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College!

In this issue...

1.) Special Workshop with Jon Young!
Join special guest speaker & author, Jon Young, for a workshop on "Growing the Nature Connection Movement"...

2.) Feature Article: Herbs for Allergies
Utilizing wild medicinal plants can be an effective way to lessen and treat allergies...

3.) Upcoming Courses & Events
New: Nature Camps for Kids, Wilderness Survival Weekend Course, Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course, and much more...



Special Workshop with Jon Young!

Join Jon Young for a workshop on "Growing the Nature Connection Movement". Jon is a globally recognized leader in the movement of nature connection and author of several books including the bird language book, "What the Robin Knows", and "Coyotes Guide to Connecting with Nature". Hear Jon's inspiring stories and unique insights. Gain a deeper awareness into your own nature connection and how you can help inspire others.

Date: Saturday, June 1st, 2013
Duration: 9:30am - 3:30pm
Location: Alderleaf Campus in Monroe, WA
Cost: $100
Call to Register: 360-793-8709
Space is Limited.

"My life’s work is connecting people deeply to nature. In over 25 years of mentoring people, I’ve seen that deep nature connection changes us. It rewires us and enables us to make much more of our human potential." -Jon Young

You can learn more about Jon Young at: JonYoung.org



Feature Article: Herbs for Allergies

By Fil Tkaczyk

Utilizing wild medicinal plants can be an effective way to lessen and treat allergies. Different herbs have different ways of supporting our bodies to help us deal with allergies. Here are some of the best herbs for allergies...

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Upcoming Courses & Events

New additions to the schedule - Nature Camps for Kids! (July 15-19, 2013, and August 12-16, 2013).
Dates: Course:
Jun 1-2 Standard Track & Sign Evaluation
Jun 7-9 Brain Tanning Course
Jun 22-23 Wilderness Survival Course
Jun 29-30 Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course
Jul 6 Wilderness Navigation Class
Jul 7 Introduction to Permaculture Class
Jul 8-12 Wilderness Survival Skills Intensive
Jul 12-14 Wooden Bow Making Course
Jul 15-19 Nature Camp for Kids
Jul 20-21 Wilderness Survival Course
Jul 22-Aug 2 Permaculture Design Course
Jul 27-28 Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course
Aug 3-4 Wildlife Tracking Course
Aug 10-11 Wilderness Survival Course
Aug 12-16 Nature Camp for Kids
Aug 17-18 Survival Trapping & Game Processing Course
Aug 24-25 Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course
Aug 31 Wilderness Instructor Apprenticeship begins
Sep 3 Wilderness Certification Program begins
Sep 7 Wildlife Tracking Apprenticeship begins
Oct 19 Wild Mushroom Identification Class
Nov 2-3 Wilderness Survival Course
Nov 25 Survival Fire Making Skills Class

Learn more about classes at our Courses page!



Considering the Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program?

We are accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year.
Classes begin September 3rd, 2013.

Check out the Certification Program web page!



Did you know that Alderleaf has a blog and forum, and is also on social sites?

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Alderleaf Wilderness College
18715 299th Ave SE
Monroe, WA 98272
United States
(360) 793-8709

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