https://www.discoveryacton.org/ Discovery Museum
177 Main St
Acton, MA 01720
$Included with museum admission, $15.50
This class offers tools and techniques you can use if you ever find yourself cold, hungry, and alone in the wilderness. Our expert survivalist, Tim “PrimiTim” Swanson, will cover basic shelter building, wild edibles, water gathering, fire starting, tracking, and ways to get rescued by using natural and manufactured survival tools! This program may involve a walk in the conservation land adjoining Discovery Woods, please note that the conservation land trails are not ADA or stroller accessible, please wear appropriate footwear and clothing. For more information on Great Hill, please visit
Please note this program requires pre-registration at http://bit.ly/PrimiTimJan2020 as space is limited.
Tim “PrimiTim” Swanson has degrees in Adventure Education Leadership and Adventure Therapy and is a survival skills instructor with over 10 years of experience. He works with all ages encouraging people to connect with the earth by learning and practicing ancient living skills. Please visit his site at https://www.owleyeswilderness.com/ for more information.
Backyard and Beyond programs are sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.