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Mushrooms, Edible and Medicinal of New England 7.8.20
with David Spahr
This class will feature easy-to-understand information on finding, collecting, identifying, and preparing the safer and more common edible and medicinal mushroom species of New England and Eastern Canada. Whether you are a cook, forager, herbalist, or restaurateur you will enjoy this class. The book "Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms of New England and Eastern Canada" will be available for purchase in class for $21.
Spanish for Beginners 7.13.20
with Paul Garcia
iPhone Photography, Mastering the Art
with Gary Harmatz
Worldwide, more photographs are now taken with the iPhone than any other camera. You will learn what you need to know in order to capture creative and dynamic images using this high-powered camera that is almost always at your fingertips. Gary will guide you through the use and selection of apps for enhancing and embellishing photos along with the tools you need to take amazing on-the-go photos.
with Keith Drago Rockport Library
Learn the basics of using your iPhone. We will cover the parts of the iPhone, navigating your device, browsing the web, managing your storage, installing apps and using the Apple Store, and more! We will only be covering iPhones, we will NOT be covering Android phones. Class is free but you must register.
Hiking with a Naturalist on Beech Hill
with Gary Roberts
This hike takes us from the foot of Rockport's Beech Hill, along and over old stonewalls, through a sugar bush, and along the edge of blueberry barrens to Beech Hill's top. There we will enjoy nearly 360 degree panorama views from the porch of a unique stone lodge, Beechnut, with its beautiful turf roof. Along the way Naturalist and Maine Guide Gary Roberts will identify the many plants and birds seen along the way. We will meet at the preserve's Rockville Road parking lot.