The setting is a 19th-century farmstead set in the pastoral outskirts of East Jordan—now the nonprofit Wagbo Peace Center. The mission? To teach you skills to make you more self-reliant and for enriching your life. Saturday, May 10, learn lost arts including bread making, soap making, improving your woodlot, starting your own seeds from scratch and chicken processing. Sign up for 3 of the 15 workshops offered, and for the fresh local and wild foods lunch at

Don’t forget to stick around for the post workshop contra dance.