Adult Workshops

at Ever Wilder, Ellijay GA

*More 2024 workshops coming soon!*

Most classes have a limit of 12 participants. Purchase tickets by clicking the “book now” button and selecting the date, then the class you are attending.

The Resilient Garden

3 Classes – 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

$65 per class / $150 for all 3

This is not your typical gardening class! The resilient garden is nature’s garden. We will cover various aspects of historical gardens, foraging and wild-tending, cultivating edible and medicinal plants in an organic sustainable fashion, seed-saving, ecology, propagation of perennials, low-input no till garden methods, waste resource management, forest farming, introduction to livestock integration and other rebellious acts of self reliance!

Guest instructors each class! More details coming soon.

Part 1: April 13th

Part 2: Aug. 10th

Part 3: Nov. 23rd

To sign up for this class, go to our shop page and select the individual classes or group package. Please enter a good contact email to send further details. Class meets at 10092 Big Creek Rd, Ellijay GA.

Bring water, notepad and a sack lunch. Light garden refreshments will be served. Tickets are non-refundable. (This workshop is not available on the booking calendar, you must use the link above or go to the shop page to purchase tickets).

Ever Wilder at Turtle Island Preserve 2024 dates:

Turtle Island Preserve is located in Boone, NC and is the non-profit of Eustace Conway (of the history channel’s Mountain Men series). We are honored to be teaching on several occasions this year.

We will be hosting plant walks at their fundraiser event “Families Learning Together”. Hope to see you there!

Herbal Foundations:

Fall Foraging & Wild Brews:

Tulip Bark Backpacks:

Free Community Events

Gilmer County Library Earth Day Event 4/20/2024

Cumming Library – April – More info coming soon

Sharon Forks Library – June – More info coming soon 4/16/2024

Contact us to setup a private friction fire or tulip bark basket workshop. More information here.

Want to discover what’s growing on your property? Click here to schedule a private walk or click here to learn plants growing in your yard right now!


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It includes some scheduled classes and possible days to book a private tour or event.