Nettle plant
Image by Carlin Shew

Nettle plants


Foraging Basics

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2024, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Discover the basics and background of foraging! Learn helpful tips and gain inspiration for collecting your own food and crafting supplies. We will have a foraging walk in August so you can get some hands-on experience as well, visit our events page for details.

Instructor's bio:  Carlin Shew is a local naturalist and Program Specialist for New York State Parks working in environmental stewardship and education in the Finger Lakes Region. Originally from Buffalo, NY, Carlin studied at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry before moving to Ithaca, NY in 2017.


Sliding scale fee: pay what you can afford $0-$40



Marissa Nolan
Horticulture Team Lead
607-272-2292 x194


Cornell Cooperative Extension
615 Willow Ave
Ithaca, NY 14850

Last updated June 20, 2024