Robert Aptaker

Skills and services:

  • Leads workshops on edible wild plant identification and on identifying and collecting fungi (wild mushrooms);
  • Offers presentations to schools libraries, museums, and scout groups about pre-colonial Native American life and culture;
  • Storyteller – shares traditional tales from tribal nations all across North America – also songs and teachings about nature and spiritual ways. These programs can be adapted to suit groups and audiences of all ages;
  • Teaches workshops on primitive fire making (bow and drill – fire by friction);
  • Worshops on primitive cordage making – how to make string and rope from local native plants.

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