Come to The WANDER School's FIRST EVER Open House to see where the magic happens!
We are hosting our first ever open house at The WANDER School's headquarters in West Asheville! We want to share our homemade herbal products with you, and meet our supporters and the awesome herbal enthusiasts of North Carolina. We will be open for drop-ins between 10am and 2pm on Saturday, December 9th. It's a great opportunity to meet Abby and The WANDER School team, stock up on herbal goodies, and find some gifts for family and friends for the holiday season. We'll have foraged tea & treats! Please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you the event details.
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About Our Non-Profit Work
The WANDER School was founded by Herbalist, Botanist, Author, and Professional Forager, Abby Artemisia, in 2015 to serve communities by providing inspiration for a personal connection with nature and empowering individuals to improve their health through holistic means. You can read more about Abby here.
As of 2020, we are now a 501(c)3 Registered Non-Profit Organization with the mission to connect underserved communities in need (such as Indigenous, Black, Queer, and Appalachian) to medicinal herbs & preserve traditional ethnobotanical knowledge. Learn more about our non-profit work here. The WANDER School is based in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Services range from botanical property surveys, wildcrafting apprenticeships, and herbal education workshops to extensive virtual learning opportunities, all available to help people make connections with the natural world. Free resources available from The WANDER School to provide accessible nature connection and empowerment include the Wander, Forage & Wildcraft podcast and our YouTube Channel featuring Plant Identification, Classes, Plant Walks, and more.