SOLD OUT | Indigenous Foraging and Cooking Class
Registration Begins
Last Day To Register
10/3/2022 12:00 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 10/10/2021
1715 Hillburn Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504, US
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Join indigenous chef, Camren Stott, at Blandford Nature Center for a program about decolonized food pathways, food sovereignty, and foraging! This is an interactive and immersive program. Participants will be hands on in harvesting, foraging, preparing, and enjoying a modern indigenous meal. Participants will also learn edible wild plant identification and safety (how to harvest and prepare correctly) and how to incorporate this knowledge in modern culinary practice.

Your chef and facilitator, Camren Stott, is a member of The Kent County Food Policy Council. 

Registrations must be received by October 3rd in order to obtain adequate supplies and ingredients. 

*Please bring a blanket and/or camp chair for sitting. You will also need your own plate, cup, and utensils.

*This program involves hiking to and from the Highlands, please come prepared for a moderate level of activity. 


$30 members
$39 non-members

Please Note: This program will take place entirely outdoors. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be canceled, and participants will be notified of their refund options.

COVID-19 Information: Starting March 14, 2022, Blandford Nature Center no longer requires masks indoors or outdoors for staff, general visitors, or program participants. We continue to monitor local COVID rates and may reinstate masking requirements for staff, general visitors, and program participants of all ages, regardless of vaccination status, when community health concerns rise. If you have any questions about our COVID policies and procedures for programs, please contact our Program Manager at 616-735-6240 or email

$30.00 per Member
$39.00 per Non-Member
Cancellation Policy
Notice must be received at least 7 business days before the scheduled program to receive a 75% refund. There will be no refunds issued after that time. Due to processing fees, full refunds are not available. All Community Programs will be held unless there is severe weather. Please come prepared for the elements as refunds are not available for weather-related conditions except in the case of severe weather. All Community Programs will have a registrant minimum. If the minimum is not met, you will be contacted by Blandford Nature Center and notified of your refund options.

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