Calendar

2019 Events and Itinerary

Selected public concerts, programs and workshops

Feb 1  Woodstock, IL
Groundhogology, Of Whistlepigs and World Politics (in the town where the movie,”Groundhog Day” was filmed)

Feb 6-10 O’Brien, FL
Florida Earthskills Gathering, woodslore, stories, baskets, music & much more

March 9-10 Asheville, NC
25th Annual Organic Grower’s School Spring Conference –over 150 classes offered, including Elliott’s program— given both days: Wild Tales—Strange but True Adventures in the Natural World

“Whether he’s singing about ginseng, pontificating on possums, talking turtle, telling wild snake tales, or wailing out a jivey harmonica tune, storyteller/naturalist, Doug Elliott, will take you on a multifaceted celebration of the human connection to the natural world.”

April 5-7 Silk Hope, NC
Piedmont Earthskills Gathering at Shakori Hills
Woodslore, herbs, stories, baskets, music & much more

April 11 Marion NC
Sail On, Honeybee—Adventures in the Bee Yard
McDowell County Senior Center Next to YMCA 100 Spaulding Rd, Marion, NC 28752  6:30 PM

April 15-21 Westminster, SC
Rivercane Rendezvous – Primitive Life Skills Workshops, Woodslore, herbs, stories, baskets, music & much more
(I plan to be there for some of the event)

April 26-28 Hot Springs, NC
Wild Food Hike with Wild Abundance (I hope to be there the last night and day) http://wildabundance.net/classes/wild-edibles-foraging-adventure/

May 31-June 3 Black Mountain, NC
Medicines from the Earth/Gaia Herb Conference – Herb Seminars, Walks, and Discussions
www.botanicalmedicine.org 541-482-3016

June 13-16 Mills River, 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” at Deerfields Retreats http://www.fireflygathering.org/

Aug 22 Landrum, SC
Wild Tales – Strange but True Adventures in the Natural World
Landrum Library, 111 Asbury Dr Landrum, SC 29356 @ 6:30 PM

Sept 21  Rutland, OH
United Plant Savers 25th Anniversary Celebration
https://unitedplantsavers.org/

Oct 5-7  Jonesborough, TN
National Storytelling Festival (I’ll be there as an emcee and telling stories to young folks at the old schoolhouse this year)
http://www.storytellingcenter.net/events/national-storytelling-festival/

Oct 13  Eugene OR
I’ll be telling stories at the Free Herbalism Project sponsored by Mountain Rose Herbs.
https://info.mountainroseherbs.com/free-herbalism-project-october-2019

Oct 14  Bend, OR 
Wild Tales–Strange but True Adventures in the Natural World
It’s sort of a private community concert but you can get an invite by emailing my friend Doug at dab830@gmail.com 541 306 8773

Nov 9  Marshall, NC
Crafting Stories from Nature workshop, Woodslore, Weeds, and Useful Wild Plants Walk Woodson Branch Nature School, Association of Forest and Nature Schools (ERAFANS)
http://www.erafans.org/otr-nc