CAIRO - "Remembering Our Roots" is the theme for a meeting of wild food enthusiasts who will gather for the 46th Annual Nature Wonder Wild Foods Weekend at North Bend State Park from Sept. 20-22. The event, North America's longest-running wild foods event, begins Sept. 20 evening and concludes Sept. 22. It includes speakers, presentations, nature walks, and collection and preparation of wild foods.
The weekend offers overnight packages as well as day-only attendance options. To register, contact Wendy Greene at the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources at 304-558-2754 or email Wendy.L.Greene@wv.gov. Reservations forms and more information also are available online at http://wvdnr.gov/2013NWW.pdf. Overnight options include lodge rooms, cabins, or camping sites. Specify your preference during registration.