Welcome to the November 2010 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College!

In this issue...

1.) 2011 Courses, Gift Certificates, New Discounts, and More!
So much great news this month - 2011 course dates, new features on the website, discounts & gift certificates...

2.) Feature Article: Flint Knapping Tools
Alderleaf instructor, Dave Scott, shares tips about choosing great tools for the art of flint knapping...

3.) Upcoming Classes and Events...
2011 Wildlife Tracking Apprenticeship begins, Introduction to Permaculture, Wilderness Survival Weekend Course...

2011 Course Schedule, Gift Certificates, New Discounts, and More!

We have so much great news to announce this month!

2011 course dates are now up on the web (including new classes!). We're also offering new discounts. Check out the 2011 Course Calendar.

We've added new features to the website, including recent videos, blog posts, announcements, and other social media! Take a look, visit the updated Alderleaf home page.

And... as a holiday special we're offering gift certificates for courses. You can purchase them on the new home page.

Feature Article:
Flint Knapping Tools

Alderleaf instructor, Dave Scott, shares tips about choosing great tools for the art of flint knapping...

The art of using flint knapping tools to create stone implements as our ancestors once did can be very rewarding. However, for beginning flintknappers it can be challenging to know what tools are necessary to get started... (Read more!)

Upcoming Classes and Events!

Check out what's coming up!

Wildlife Tracking Apprenticeship: begins Feb 5, 2011
Go beyond the basics - learn tracking and trailing with expert wildlife trackers at amazing field sites in the northwest.

Introduction to Permaculture Class: Feb 26, 2011
Join us for a day to learn about the basics of permaculture - a revolutionary design system for sustainable living!

Wilderness Survival Weekend Course: Mar 19-20, 2011
Learn the most important skills for survival: shelter, water, fire, and food. Gain practical, hands-on experience!

View our full lineup of classes at our Courses page!

Considering the Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program?

You can now apply for the 2011-2012 school year!
Class begins September 6th, 2011.
Learn more...

Did you know that Alderleaf has a blog and forum site?

Check them out...

Alderleaf Blog: Notes from Alderleaf

Alderleaf Online Forums: Alderleaf Commons

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Monroe, WA 98272
United States
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