Guided walk offered at Cohotate Preserve
Take a guided walk of the Cohotate Preserve in Athens 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 25, led by Justin Wexler, a historical ethnobotanist and environmental educator. Wexler will explore how the Mahicans understood their world and their local land use. The free walk has a special emphasis on plant uses and native folklore.
This hike is sponsored in conjunction with the current exhibition at the Athens Cultural Center: “Taking Root: Caniskek and the Meeting of Two Worlds,” closing party will be held Saturday, July 25, 5 to 7 p.m., followed by blues and jazz of Pete Wagula and Lou Watterson.
Participants for the walk should meet at the preserve parking lot on Route 385, halfway between Catskill and Athens.
Wear appropriate walking shoes.
For more information, call 945-2136 or visit http://www.athensculturalcenter.org.
Gloria MazurePost Author
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