2018
Doug Elliott's Calendar/Itinerary
Selected public concerts, programs and workshops

 

 

Feb 7-11 Hawthorn, FL Florida Earthskills Gathering, woodslore, stories, baskets, music & much more- www.floridaearthskills.org

 

March 10 -11 Asheville, NC 25th Annual Organic Grower’s School Spring Conference --over150 classes offered, including Elliott’s 2 programs—each given both days:

 

Medicinal Plants—The Human ConnectionLively and informative-- practical, scientific, and cultural knowledge of useful wild plants, including traditional and contemporary plant lore, scientific information, portraits of traditional herbal teachers and their stories, as well as a song or two, and more than a few belly laughs.Wild Tales—Strange but True Adventures in the Natural World Have you ever dined with a groundhog, been swallowed by a snake,grappled with a swarm of bees on your head, or read God’s handwriting on the back of a trout? Elliott has-- he’ll tell all about it. Natural history,traditional lore, regional dialects, soulful harmonica riffs, and belly laughs! https://organicgrowersschool.org/conferences/spring/

 

April 5-8 Silk Hope, NC  Piedmont Earthskills Gathering at Shakori Hills Woodslore, herbs, stories, baskets, music & much more www.piedmontearthskillsgathering.com

 

April 16-22 Westminster, SC Rivercane Rendezvous--Primitive Life Skills Workshops, Woodslore, herbs, stories, baskets, music & much more www.primitiveskills.org  (I hope to be there for some of the event)

 

May 25-27 Harpers Ferry, WV Mid-Atlantic Primitive Skills Gathering Woodslore, herbs, stories, baskets, buckskin and more. http://www.ancestralknowledge.org/maps-meet/ 240-832- 5435

 

June 1-4 Black Mountain, NC Medicines from the Earth/Gaia Herb Conference—Herb Seminars, Walks, and Discussions www.botanicalmedicine.org 541-482- 3016

 

June 20-24 Asheville Area, NC Firefly Gathering "for people seeking to deepen and expand their connection with the natural world…classes focusing on self-sufficiency and wilderness skills taught by over 40 masterful teachers… for adults and children, evening entertainment, and on-site camping" http://www.fireflygathering.org/

 

July 27-29 Valle Crucis, NC North Carolina Herb Association's Wild Herb Weekend Herbal, walks, talks and adventures. http://www.ncherbassociation.org/#!wild-herb-weekend/ca3p

 

Oct 5-7 Jonesborough, TN National Storytelling Festival (hope to be there as a listener this year) http://www.storytellingcenter.net/events/national-storytelling-festival/