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November 20, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Join us for a session of forest bathing. This walk will provide time to enjoy a 2 1/2 hour experience in the changing colors of the forest as we discover what the dynamic season of fall invites us to explore.
Mattie is a certified Nature and Forest Therapy Guide. She is also a Zen practitioner, an Episcopal oblate, and a retired education professor, and she is certified in wilderness first aid. This event is one of our monthly forest bathing walks. Forest bathing is a practice from Japan that has been gaining attention in the West. Forest bathing is not about getting exercise. It’s not about hiking to get somewhere. It’s about being present in the forest, taking it in. It’s about creating relationships between humans and the more-than-human world.
To keep everyone safe, these walks are limited to 10 participants. Registration is required.
A donation of $30 is suggested for forest bathing walks, for those who are able. Donations are not required and the amount of your gift is entirely up to you. Donations of $35 or more will include Conserving Carolina membership benefits.
Please be thoughtful of others and only RSVP if you will attend. If you are no longer able to attend after RSVPing, please remove your RSVP or contact [email protected] ASAP to ensure someone else can attend.
RSVPs will close at 3PM on 11/18/21