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Learn New Nature Skills at The Resiliency Institute

Through The Resiliency Institute, individuals can learn a new lifelong skill in herbalism, edible wild plants and permaculture gardening. The Naperville-based nonprofit is located on a historic farm with an edible forest garden that uses permaculture education and design to build resilient people and communities. These year-long courses provide the skills to heal naturally, nourish deeply and grow abundantly by deepening a connection to nature and community.

The Permaculture Forest Gardener Certificate Course begins February 8 one Saturday a month for nine sessions.

The Resiliency Institute Edible Wild Plants Certificate Course begins February 22 one Saturday a month for 10 sessions.

The Bioregional Herbalism Course Level 1 begins March 5 one Sunday a month for nine sessions.

Natural Awakenings readers receive special pricing for Jan. registrations with code DECNA. Location: 10S404 Knoch Knolls Rd., Naperville. For more information, visit