Edible weeds class scheduled in Summersville

[SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va.] Learn about wild weeds that you can eat in a class at New River Community and Technical College’s Nicholas County Campus on Wednesday, August 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Master Gardener Bette O’Steen will teach participants what wild weeds are the most nutritious and taste the best. She will also cover cooking, canning and freezing edible weeds.

The cost for the class is $40, and preregistration is required by August 6, 2018.

New River CTC’s Workforce Education Division provides employable educational opportunities including noncredit courses, workforce development programs and customized training along with community education classes to help teach hobbies and skills.

For more information about community and workforce classes at New River CTC or to register contact Gloria Kincaid (304-793-6101, gkincaid@newriver.edu) or Jeanne Stone at (304-883-2469, vstone@newriver.edu).

New River Community and Technical College serves nine counties in southeastern West Virginia from the Greenbrier Valley Campus (Lewisburg), Mercer County Campus (Princeton), Nicholas County Campus (Summersville) and Raleigh County Campus (Beaver/Beckley).