The students at Greenwood, Northwood’s Democratic Teen program, are becoming bladesmiths this semester. As part of their self-designed Elven Skills class, they’re working sewing elven cloaks and forging swords and daggers. Since none of them had worked a forge before, … Read More
We’re always grateful for our lunches from home at Village Day, but every now and then we get the chance to try a less exotic meal from the land that we’re playing on, like acorn pancakes, fried cattail, or fir … Read More
We’ve been as busy as Orange-banded Bumblebees for the past few months, and though Summer is in full swing now, we are keenly aware that Winter is coming and Northwood programs are starting up again in only six short weeks! We can’t wait to … Read More
Join us for a potluck and an evening workshop on May 24th from 5:30 – 9pm with Lin (Migiziikwe) Gokee-Rindal, a Two-Spirit Anishinaabe activist, organizer and speaker from the Red Cliff reservation in northern Wisconsin. Lin will guide us in … Read More
Northwood and Unity Barn Raisers are combining our powers to offer a series of “Nature Nights” in Unity. Join us for our first one as we get out and explore the trees who live all around us. How can you … Read More
Got nature projects you’re working on? Are you weaving baskets? Carving something? Drawing in your journal? Scraping a hide? Something else mysterious and fascinating and fun? Come hang out and work on them with friends! We’ll light a fire and … Read More
Wander and learn in the forest with elder and mentor Ray Reitze as we harvest Red Osier Dogwood, then gather for a potluck lunch and basket making in the afternoon! For adults and children 9+.