September 17th: DirtWorks! Class "Preserving the Harvest" with Cameron Green, 9am. Registration required at http://www.classroominbloom.org/
September 24th: **Annual Cider Squeeze**, 2 - 4pm, free. Save the Date! It’s a sweet celebration of conservation. We’ll use an historic press to make fresh apple cider juice and enjoy a classic Methow fall afternoon. Free.
October 8-9th: Wildlife Track & Sign Certification Class, $200*. Spend two full days in the field with professional wildlife tracker, naturalist and educator, David Moskowitz. Contact Mary at 509-996-2870 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to register. Click here for more details.
October 15th: DirtWorks! Class "Wood-fire Cooking" with Kate Posey, 9am. Registration required at http://www.classroominbloom.org/
October 22nd – 23rd: True Nature: The Art and Craft of Field Journaling,10am-4pm both days, $135* plus materials. Join professional artist and teacher Perri Howard along with Mary Kiesau, naturalist and educator at the Methow Conservancy, in this hands-on class to explore the natural world of the Methow and learn the fundamental aspects of field sketching, note-taking, and journaling to creatively engage your surroundings. Click here for for more details.
December 6th: Methow Conservancy Holiday Social & “First Tuesday” program "OWL: A Year in The Life of North American Owls" with author and photographer Paul Bannick, 6:00-8:30pm at the Winthrop Barn, free. Save the Date!
TwispWorks “Methow Skills” Series: Saturdays after the Farmer’s Market, come to TwispWorks for creative workshops with expert Methow instructors who will lead a variety of unique and practical classes. Classes run every Saturday May 28 through Sept 24. See the whole line-up of classes and register here.
Roots of Resilience is offering a Holistic Land Planning Workshop at the Okanogan Conservation District in Okanogan August 29 – 30th. Learn how to create your ideal Holistic Land Plan in this hands-on two-day workshop. Plan for infrastructure you need to continue the creation of your ideal ranch or farm. Integrate your land planning with your financial planning. See lots more details including an “early bird” registration discount at http://pnchm.org/educational-opportunities/land-planning-workshop/.