Come on over and meet your neighbors and tour the neighborhoods- Be a Trail Sponsor
Elizabeth Fries Ellet Interpretive Trail Programs for 2007
Events are at:
Richard T. Anderson Conservation Area
18700 Flying Cloud Drive
Eden Prairie, MN
1/6 mile past Lions Tap Restaurant
September, 9th Sunday- 1 to 3PM – Nature’s Seed Mechanism: Fruits and Seeds- -Types of fruits, dry and fleshy; dispersal methods; flower structure /MN Landscape Arboretum Instructor, Shirley Mah Kooyman -$20.00 per person- Twenty Person Max
October 6th, Saturday, 2007- 9 to 12 Noon- Wilderness Writing Workshop with Katrina Vandenberg, “Atlas,” Milkweed Editions,
-$30.00 per person- Twenty Person Max. Rain or Shine.
Explore the relationship between writing that tells the truth and mindfully walking the physical world. This journaling workshop includes brief readings by contemporary poets who were inspired by the physical, especially nature and the body; and a series of exercises to be contemplated and written over the course of the morning.
Bring a journal and favorite pen to the Richard T. Anderson Conservation Area, 18700 Flying Cloud Drive, 1/2 past Lions Tap Restaurant.
To pre-register send checks to:
Writers Rising Up,
16526 W. 78th St #163,
E.P. MN 55346.
Note: Fees are paid directly to instructors for travel time and instruction and can be paid the day of the event. Families or groups who wish to participate need only pay a one person fee per family.
June 23- Saturday- 10 to 12Noon -Yako Myers, Ojibwa Herbalist -Plant Uses of the Native Indians: Workshop and Excursion– Yako teaches at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. $15.00 per person-Twenty Person Max
April 21- Saturday- 2pm to dusk- Identifying/Cataloging and Photographing Plant Species of the RTA- Sean Jergens, MN Native Plant Society and Todd Norquist, Eden Prairie Photographer – $20.00 per person- Twenty Person Max