Location: Foxfire Museum Mountain City, GA (http://www.foxfire.org/museum.html)
Cost: $195 – $50 deposit will hold your spot, the remainder due before the retreat
Guests: this getaway is for adult women who are interested in any aspect of homesteading and desire the fellowship of like-minded women and learning new skills.
3 – 5p Arrive at Foxfire
6:00p Italian Dinner
7:30p Chainsaw and Wood Splitting Workshop
8:30p Fire circle for stories and s’mores
*lights out – to be determined by you. Please be considerate of those who go to bed early and they’ll be considerate of you the next morning while you’re still sleeping!
7:00a Chicken Butchering Workshop
9:00a Bread making – yeast and cornbread Workshop
10:30 Foxfire Museum Tour
1:30 – 4:30p Herbal Class with Patricia Kyritsi Howell http://www.wildhealingherbs.com/
7:30p Free time;
Fire Circle for s’mores; feel free to bring crafts/games with you
9:00a Beekeeping from a Woman’s Perspective
Homestead Management Q & A – planning session
11:00 Lotions, Shampoo, Deodorants Workshop
1:45p Tennessee Rock Trail Hike http://gastateparks.org/item/147746
5:00p Head Home
** We are in the process of putting the food schedule together. In order to keep the cost down for this retreat, it was agreed that we would all pitch in and bring assigned foods and also help out with kitchen duties.
** Towels and linens are provided
** A list of “What to Bring” will be sent out to all those who will be attending